Research Press

A Firing Point At Wimbledon, 1870
Established in 1998, Research Press publishes contemporary articles and newly written features with a primary focus on long range target shooting with muzzle loading and breech loading black powder rifles. These pages comprise several complimentary blogs, generally covering the 19th century:

Full Research Press Contents List
Use this page to access a full list of Research Press contents. Alternatively use the links below to navigate to specific sections that are of interest. Each has its own contents page.

Rifles & Marksmanship
Long Range Target Shooting. Marksmanship. Rifles, Ammunition & Accessories

Historical information on gunmakers; primarily those associated with long range target rifles.

The Queen's Prize
The National Rifle Association: history and progress

The Creedmoor Era
Creedmoor and the International Rifle Matches

19th Century Riflemen
Pioneers of the sport of target rifle shooting

British Military Longarms
Muskets, Rifles and Carbines. Small Arms Trials. Ammunition. Military Marksmanship.

Rifle Volunteers
Volunteer Infantry, 1859-1908

Research Press is pleased to support those studying aspects of firearms or associated history. See the Research Page for news of projects.

Research Press has a library of reference articles for students of firearms, target shooting and associated history. See the Library Page for information.