Posted on 26th October 2016
We welcome you to the Carl Russell and Co shop. A family run business since 2014, situated on the picturesque Hatfield Park Estate in Hertfordshire. The team at Carl Russell and Co have over 60 years experience in the British gun trade the we can advise on all aspects of guns and shooting, we specialise in British shotguns having established our reputation with one of England’s top makers. Alongside the guns we also have a vast collection of fine country clothing and bespoke leather goods. We are proud stockists of Schoffel, Le Chameau, Dubarry, Musto, Barbour, Laksen, Really Wild Clothing, Brady, MacWet, and House of Cheviot among many other brands. We welcome you to visit our store, we look forward to seeing you.
Alongside our retail shop we have full workshop facilities where our time served gunmaker carries out servicing, repair and renovation work. Carl Russell is our on-site gunmaker and Carl is able to help you with any enquiry you may have. Carl became interested in guns at an early working weekends and school holidays at a local shooting ground. He then spent six years as an apprentice mastering the art of gunmaking. In 2005, now a time served gunmaker, Carl was employed as foreman and jobber/finisher. In 2014 Carl set up his own business, the now recognised Carl Russell and Co Gunmakers Ltd. Whilst building a good reputation amongst the shooting community for his services in the trade one of the major accomplishments must include the first Carl Russell & Co gun, commissioned in 2015 and due for completion in early 2017.