The Field

THE JACOB RIFLE

HE 19th century saw huge strides in rifle development, moving in some 50 years from the muzzle-loading rifle to the bolt-action cartridge rifle we would recognise today, a development that often crossed back and forth between the military field and sporting field. The percussion double-barrelled rifle was developed for military use by the then Major,

Estás leyendo una vista previa, regístrate para leer más.

Más de The Field

The Field1 min. leídos
Shooting To Go Ahead Under ‘Rule Of Six’ Exemptions
SHOOTING, trail hunting and other rural activities are permitted to continue under exemptions to the ‘rule of six’, with Covid-safe protocols in place. The Game Shooting Census by GunsOnPegs and Lycetts reports that 85% of shoots will be shooting thi
The Field1 min. leídosDesign
Christmas Gifts Women
BRORA X TROY LONDON Fair Isle for festive flair. Scrumptiously soft lambswool, made in one of Scotland’s oldest knitwear mills. ♦ Price £195 ♦ Tel 020 3457 8549 ♦ troylondon.com HOUSE OF BRUAR Heritage design for modern sporting Dianas. With leather
The Field1 min. leídos
Christmas Gifts Sprogs
Waterproof, windproof, 100% wool shooting coat for sporting sprogs aged two to 15 years. ♦ Price from £80 ♦ Tel 01386 710000 ♦ startsmart.co.uk THE DEN KIT COMPANY Professional grade shelter kit inspired by Amazon adventurer Ed Stafford. ♦ Price £60