Object Title

No.13 Mark V - Fuze

No.13 Mark V - Fuze

Object Number

XXV.12

Provenance

Royal Ordnance Factory, Blackburn.

Physical Description

A gun-metal nose fuze half-sectioned to show its inner mechanism.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall height 65mm, threaded section 45mm

Inscriptions and Marks

R (Broad Arrow ) L standing for Royal Laboratory No 13 V N 1 [over] 15

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For BL & QF guns generally with shells filled with lyddite explosive