Mk I Common Shell
From the Collection of Friends of the Cerberus Inc Seaworks Maritime Museum 82 Nelson Place Williamstown Victoria
- Cylindrical Iron shell with pointed nose.
- As iron was not as strong as steel, iron shells were shorter and did not hold as much gunpowder as steel shells.
- June 1885
- Royal Laboratory (Maker)
- This Mk I iron common shell is the only know Mk I shell from the armoury of HMVS Cerberus.
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- 1 Jun 2012 at 12:42PM