Object Title

3 pr gun and carriage

3 pr gun and carriage

Date

1813

Object Number

XIX.215

Provenance

Old Tower collection.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 48 in (121.9 cm), Overall length: 52 in (132.1 cm) Weight: 2 cwt 3 qtr 25 lb (151 kg)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

2.9 in (7.4 cm)

Inscriptions and Marks

The monogram is that of Henry, 1st Earl of Mulgrave, Master General 1810-18. The number is CCCCXCI, the weight 3-0-6 and the foundry numbers are 1 22 491

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

H.L.Blackmore, The Armouries of the Tower of London, Ordnance Catalogue, H.M.S.O. London 1976, P.85.

Notes

Similar to No.214. This gun was proved 27 October 1813 with the following comments; ' Dented in bore by shot, slightly, at 39inches'. (W.P.R.9)