Object Title

13 in mortar and bed

13 in mortar and bed

Date

1856

Object Number

XIX.638

Provenance

R.N. Armament Depot, Priddy's Hard, Gosport, Hants. Loan 60, Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

The mortar is marked with a Broad Arrow, the mortar bomb in the muzzle is painted red and stands on the original cast iron mortar bed

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 53.5 in, Diameter at muzzle: 34 in Weight: 105 cwt 2 qtr 14 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

13 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Right trunnion: Brass tag with 297 R.A. Estate

Associations

Places England