Object Title

Chamber

Chamber

Date

1501-1530

Object Number

XIX.177

Provenance

Found in the garden of the Vicarage at Poundstock, near Bude, Cornwall, in 1907. Presented by the Rev. J.M. Milner in 1920.

Physical Description

It tapers slightly from the base to the forward end, the latter being chambered to fit into the breech, and has a lifting handle

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 10 in (25.4 cm) Weight: 28 lb (12.7 kg)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

1.8 in (14.6 cm)

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

H.L.Blackmore, The Armouries of the Tower of London, Ordnance Catalogue, H.M.S.O. London 1976, p.57.