Object Title

Mangonel - Payne-Gallwey Mangonel

Mangonel - Payne-Gallwey Mangonel

Date

1904

Object Number

XIX.396

Firearms/Artillery

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Inscriptions and Marks

'This catapult was constructed in 1904 for the Honourable Sir Frederick Wynn of Glynlyvenn, by his friend Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, of Thirkleby Park, Thirsk. 'I can throw a stone ball 5lbs in weight to a distance of 400 yards- or across the Menai Straights.'

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