Object Title

13 in mortar - Land Service Type

13 in mortar - Land Service Type

Date

1855

Object Number

XIX.796

Physical Description

Cast iron mortar of 13 inches diameter comprising base trunnions and dolphins. All on cast iron bed with lugs at each corner for lifting. Replica wooden quoin manufactured by Ancient Monuments

Dimensions

Dimensions: length 1.86 m width 1.13 m heigth 1.31 m at 45 degrees Weight: Mortar 1829 kg Bed 1575 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

13 in

Inscriptions and Marks

left trunnion: 107 RA Estate left side of bed: 31-0-10 108 RA Estate On mortar above vent: 1855 Broad Arrow On mortar below vent: 36-0-16 On quoin: AM 1974

Associations

Places England