Object Title

13 in mortar and bed

13 in mortar and bed

Date

1856

Object Number

XIX.748

Provenance

Ministry of Public Buildings & Works, Fort George, Inverness, Scotland. (Old Tower Collection).

Physical Description

Breech marked 102-0-14 1856. With lifting handles and Broad Arrow.
The bed is marked 6411 under left trunnion

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 53 in, Diameter of trunnions: 11.25 in, Diameter of muzzle: 35.25 in, Bed length: 79 in, Bed height: 33in, Bed width: 52.5 in Weight: 102 cwt 14 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 6411

Calibre

13 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Left trunnion: F Right trunnion: 34. Mortar is RA estate no.246, bed is 248

Associations

Places England