The Banbury Street entrance of the Gun Barrel Proof House
- Birmingham Gun Barrel Proof House, Banbury Street, Birmingham
- Photograph (Negative)
The Gun Barrel Proof House was constructed in 1813 by John Horton as a result of Birmingham's increasing importance in the gun trade at the time of the Napoleonic War. The niche above the doorway contains representations of various pieces of armoury.
© Historic England Archive
Photographer: Mason, George Bernard
Entrance, Georgian Gun Testing Shop
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