BSA GUNS (U.K.), LTD.
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BSA GUNS (U.K.), LTD.
Current manufacturer located in Birmingham, England. BSA Guns (UK), Ltd. was previously known as "The Birmingham Small Arms Co. Ltd." and "BSA GUNS Ltd." founded in 1861 in Birmingham, England. The original factory was destroyed by bombing during the period of August to November 1940. As a result they moved the operations to Marshall Lake Road, Shirley, Warwickshire from 1942 to 1964. From 1964 to 1967 it was located at Redditch, Worcestershire. In 1967 the factory was moved to its present address, Armory Road, Small Heath, Birmingham. Presently owned by Gamo of Spain. Currently imported/distributed by BSA GUNS USA (A division of Gamo Outdoor USA, Inc.) located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and Air Venturi/Pyramyd Air located in Solon, OH. Previously imported by Precision Airgun Distribution/Airguns of Arizona located in Gilbert, AZ, Compasseco, Inc. located in Bardstown, KY, Precision Sales, located in Westfield, MA (1995-2002), Dynamit-Nobel/RWS, Ithaca Gun Co. (1975-1979), Marksman, Savage Arms, and others. For information and current pricing on both new and used BSA firearms, please refer to the Blue Book of Gun Values by S.P. Fjestad (also available online).
For additional information on the origin of Lincoln Jeffries and BSA underlever air rifles, see "Lincoln" in the "L" section of this text.
BSA also manufactured firearms: military, sporting, and target rifles and shotguns. These are discussed in The Golden Century by John Knibbs.

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