Pigeon Shooter

John Batley is a leading authority on the subject of the woodpigeon and this book explains every aspect of pigeon shooting, including fieldcraft, reconnaissance, where to shoot, the best times to expect success and how to plan and execute a ...

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Author: John Batley

Publisher: Swan Hill Press

ISBN: 1904057519

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 140

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Updated edition contains all the latest information on decoys, hides, and the new pigeon magnets Details on the guns and equipment required and invaluable hands-on instruction In recent years pigeon shooting has grown hugely in popularity; hence this completely updated edition of The Pigeon Shooter, covering everything from techniques to where and when to shoot.

The Sporting review ed by Craven

All this , however , practises the eye of the young shooter on moving objects ;
teaches him to bring his gun quickly and firmly to his shoulder , and its muzzle to
hear on its object - - two of the most important desiderata in shooting . Pigeon ...

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Author: John William Carleton

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:555014945

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The Gun and Its Development

The shooter, when at the mark and ready to shoot," should cry " Pull." Should the
trap open before he says the word, it is at his option to take the bird or not ; but if
he shoots the shot will be scored. 14- — If the trap is sprung and the pigeon does
 ...

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Author: William Wellington Greener

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600036282

Category: Firearms

Page: 768

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The Art of Wing Shooting

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Author: William Bruce Leffingwell

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015062208627

Category: Gunpowder

Page: 192

View: 802

Practical Hints on Shooting

A man who can shoot game well will ordinarily perform creditably at the traps ,
provided he be not flurried or made nervous by the crowd of spectators ; but
many a pigeon shooter would be entirely “ out of the hunt ” if brought among the
turnips ...

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Author: Basil Tozer

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HN5RR5

Category: Hunting

Page: 472

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The New sporting magazine

Hornsey Wood has risen much in public estimation ; but never having been there
, I know nothing of the ground or company . That the legitimate sportsman may
not cast a contumelious thought or look on the pigeon shooter , let me remind him
 ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:555014622

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Shooting

The best of reasons exists for this: their value depends upon it, and the desire of
the pigeon-shooter is to get the strongest and liveliest birds to test his skill upon.
As to wounding, no doubt Some are wounded ; but suffering is reduced to a ...

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Author: Thomas de Grey Baron Walsingham

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HN5RQH

Category: Shooting

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The Country Gentleman s Magazine

The nerve of the pigeon shooter sea without being able to keep afloat . Swalwill
rot serve him much in the heather . lows and martins are better practice for game
He is used to an audience , to spectators , shooting than pigeons , not that they ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B2908101

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My own annual ed by Mark Merriwell

The Kock-pigeon is a variety to which our ornithologists refer the domestic pigeon
of our cotes. The "blue rock "is the decoy of the pigeon-shooter of the present day
. This species inhabits the hollow caves and bare rocks of the seashore.

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Author: Mark Merriwell (pseud)

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:555012240

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Notebook

Sporting Clays Vintage Retro Colors Player Pigeon Shooter Premium T-Shirt notebook

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Author: Mung1 Mayman

Publisher:

ISBN: 9798693024823

Category:

Page: 100

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Sporting Clays Vintage Retro Colors Player Pigeon Shooter Premium T-Shirt notebook

The Sportsman

All this , however , practises the eye of the young shooter on moving objects ;
teaches him to bring his gun quickly and firmly to his shoulder , and its muzzle to
bear on its object - - two of the most important desiderata in shooting . Pigeon ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:555044961

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Pigeon Shooting

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Author: Albert William Money

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433082539044

Category: Pigeon shooting

Page: 101

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Bazaar Exchange and Mart and Journal of the Household

On shooting a In some districts in England in which 1 in a pit the shooter may sit
for hours at a pigeon , one end of this is pushed down the have shot Wood -
pigeons , the ranks of the stretch , and in the stormiest weather be as throat , as in
Fig ...

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ISBN: MINN:31951000727436G

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Official Reports of the Debates of the House of Commons of the Dominion of Canada

At all events , I say ish the pigeon shooter for cruelty , why not that if we admit the
principle that we must punish the fisherman ? An eel after it is protect living
animals , there must be no uncaught will suffer from twenty to twenty- due
preference .

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Author: Canada. Parliament. House of Commons

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105027996417

Category: Canada

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Recreations in Shooting with some account of the game of the British Islands By Craven With sixty two embellishments engraved on wood by Frederick W Branston from original drawings by William Harvey

The “ blue - rock ” is the decoy of the pigeon - shooter of the present day . This
species inhabits the hollow caves and bare rocks of the sea - shore . In the winter
they feed on the grains and seeds of the region , and on the land mollusca .

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ISBN: BL:A0017081881

Category:

Page: 307

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The Birds of the West of Scotland Including the Outer Hebrides

These birds are easiest shot while feeding abroad in the fields ; at the caves a
shout will cause them to fly out , but with such suddenness and swiftness , that it
requires something of a Battersea pigeon shooter ' s knack to succeed in hitting ...

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Author: Robert Gray

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HXDBYU

Category: Birds

Page: 520

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St Nicholas

The pigeons , It will be remembered that the pigeons were though they belong to
us , are great nuisances ; seen sunning themselves on the ... Let me give you the
pigeon basket ; to draw his bean - shooter , and to kill one of to take home .

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ISBN: UOM:39015068521791

Category: Children's literature

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