Pair of Henry Atkin Shotguns

10th April 2018

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We are pleased to offer for sale this pair of Henry Atkin spring opening sidelock ejector guns. Barrels Both guns have 28″ barrels and 2 1/2″ chambers. The ribs are engraved Henry Atkin (from Purdey’s) 41 Jermyn St. London S.W. No.1 3/4 and full choke. No.2 imp cyl and 1/2 choke. No. 1. Right .730″ […]

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Beretta 690 Field III

27th March 2018

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Beretta 690 Field III The 690 Field III truly brings the Beretta over & under into a new era, where the most cutting edge technology blends with the traditional Beretta design to deliver a shotgun that is absolutely outstanding. The Beretta 690 III Field has the Beretta Steelium barrels which means expecting the best in […]

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Repairs, Servicing & Alterations

20th March 2018

Repairs, Servicing & Alterations

Carl Russell & Co have an on-site workshops where our time served gunmakers carry out restoration, servicing and repairs to all makes of shotgun and rifle. Restoration: You may have an older gun that you feel requires part or total restoration. There are few companies left in the country who retain the skills necessary to […]

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Workshop – Repairs, Alterations and Servicing

14th February 2018

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Carl Russell & Co Gunmakers with On-site Workshop. Based in the Stable Yard on the Hatfield House Estate. We offer repairs, servicing, alterations and refurbishment. Undertaken in our workshops on-site. Examples of repair work that we offer include: Replacement of broken or worn parts Re-jointing Regulate ejectors Regulate trigger pulls Re-laying of ribs Raise dents […]

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The story of William Powell

30th January 2018

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This is an interesting article about William Powell that was published in the Shooting Sportsman in the USA. We currently have a William Powell & Son 12g hammer s/s thumblever bar-in wood. 30″ nitro prooved barrels with 2 1/2″ chambers, choked 1/8 & 1/4 with recent re-brown. 14 3/8″ straight hand bar-in-wood stock. Thumblever action […]

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Carl Russell & Co 001 Shotgun – In The Field

9th December 2017

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Friday 8th December 2017, a great day spent on a game shoot in the glorious Hertfordshire countryside. It was good to see the 001 Carl Russell and Co over and under shotgun being enjoyed in the field.

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The First Carl Russell & Co Shotgun

14th November 2017

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After around 18 months build time we are very pleased to announce that the first Carl Russell & Co shotgun is finally finished and now being used in the field. The gun is a 12g Best Sidelock Ejector over & under with 30″ barrels and is based on the James Purdey pattern which originally derives […]

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Gough Thomas’s Henry Atkin 12g Spring Opening Sidelock

6th September 2017

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We are pleased to have this superb Henry Atkin lightweight spring opening best quality sidelock ejector shotgun, #3510 available for sale. This shotgun was made for the famed shooting author G.T Garwood more commonly known as Gough Thomas. Based on the ‘Beesley’ self-opening mechanism and engraved by the famous Harry Kell the gun is still in fantastic […]

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Trio of Henry Atkin Shotguns

22nd August 2017

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Carl Russell and Co Gunmakers are pleased to present you with this article on a trio of Henry Atkin shotguns which we have refurbished. The following article is by Silvio Calabi and was published in the Shooting Sportsman. ‘Henry Atkin 12 – bore No.768 was rebuilt by English gunmaker Carl Russell & Co. Before it […]

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