Donald Dallas lives in Fife, Scotland, and has written a number of books on the history of British sporting guns and rifles. Subjects have included Boss & Co., John Dickson & Son, David McKay Brown and British gunmakers of the 21st Century. For more information, visit his website.
This past March Adam Morton of the Morton Sporting Agency bought the business from Joe Hall and, partnered with Ash Shaw of Fine Sporting Accessories, intends to revamp the business and create a presence on social media.
Established in 1820 and renowned as the builder of the iconic Round Action gun, John Dickson & Son, the oldest working gunmaker in Scotland, recently came under the ownership of Jean-Pierre “J-P” Daeschler.