John Hetherington is recorded in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire between 1817 and 1844
Floral motif on lockplate with Hetherington engraved in front of cock, engraved swan neck cock, engraved back clamp and bayonet latch, brass butt plate, ramrod ferrules and engraved trigger guard with finial, checkered stock, triangular bayonet with blood grooves. Bayonet springs over barrel and latches onto front sight, pushbutton latch for bayonet clasp. Birmingham proof marks on left side of 13 inch barrel. Two stage action works properly. Overall length is 29 inches.