Misc. artillery items from the war. Links are to photos of the item. Hit your 'back' button to return to this page. Some photos may take a few seconds to load. Feel free to contact us with questions about any of these items.
12 pound mountain howitzer made in 1861 by the Algers Foundry of Boston, Mass. Weight of the tube is 222 pounds.Long shot of the entire cannon | Front of barrel showing the number 183 and the initials F.J.R. | Mark of the Algers Foundry in Boston, Mass located on the right trunnion | Date 1861 stamped on the left trunnion
Confederate 12 pound shell with brass fuse.Photo
U.S. 3.67" 20 pounder Schenkl case shot.Photo
Fuse of 20-pound Schenkl which reads J.P. Schenkl Pat. Oct. 16, 1861Photo
Cut-away view of a six pound Borman ball.Photo
Cut-away view of a ten pound Hotchkiss shell.Photo