Object Title

6 pr howitzer barrel

6 pr howitzer barrel

Date

1800

Object Number

XIX.394

Physical Description

The cascable button missing. Incised at the breech with the weight 16-1-? Raised vent field extending to the vent field moulding. First reinforce inciased 2 Broad Arrow. Second reinforce bears a crowned GR3 monogram on a raised field and '8'. Left trunnion incised W. Co. The chase bears an additional moulding. The muzzle and breech are notched for sighting. 2 (?) on right trunnion

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 71 and 3/4 in Overall length: 73 and 3/4 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

3.625 in

Associations

Places England

Notes

Returned from loan to Tilbury Fort 1986. Now on loan to Fort Nelson