6 pounder Shell casing
From the Collection of Friends of the Cerberus Inc Seaworks Maritime Museum 82 Nelson Place Williamstown Victoria
- Cylindrical brass tube closed at base and open at other end.
- victorian naval forces, victorian navy, nordenfelt quich firing gun, ammunition
- Nordenfelt Six pounder quick firing guns were used by land and naval forces to counter torpedo boats.
- Nordenfelt (Armaments manufacturer.)
- The projectile and its shell casing are of the type and age used by the Victorian Naval Forces but could equally have been used by the land forces.
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM