All items with the cast: Gray Iron with steel liner

 
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Tredegar Iron 12-Pounder Napoleon, Model 1863

The largest number of identical Confederate Napoleons were those made of iron. During 1864 the Tredegar Iron Works produced 105, with another 20 early in 1865. Tredegar Iron Napoleons were reinforced by a breech band, presumably of wrough iron. These tubes look like a parrott rifle on…

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Noble Bros. and Co. Bronze & Iron 6-Pounder / 3-inch Rifle

Noble Brothers and Company of Rome, Georgia, produced at least twenty-two 6-pounders guns, fifteen of cast iron and seven of bronze. There is also evidence because of surviving pieces that Noble Bros. using the same pattern producedĀ  3-inch rifles in cast iron. One distinguishing characteristic of Noble…

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30-Pounder (4.2) Parrott Rifle

The 4.2-inch (30-pounder), like the 10′s and 20′s, came in two models for the Army, differing primarily in the muzzle swell and a doorknob-shaped cascabel for the old model compared to a straight muzzle with more elongated cascabel-bored horizontally for elevating mechanism for the new. Parrotts was…

PEX Model 1841 Bron. Field Howitzer

U.S. Model 1841 Field Howitzer 24-pounder

Companion weapons to Civil War guns were Howitzers-smoothbore cannon. As a rule, they are designed to throw large projectiles with comparatively light charges of powder concentrated at the bottom of the tube by means of a chamber. They were lighter than guns of the same caliber and…

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U.S. Model 1841 12-Pounder, Heavy

The largest gun in the family of cannon design known as the Model of 1841 is theĀ  12-pounder gun. This behemoth cannon was replaced in 1857 by the Napoleon because of its weight. We offer this gun in naval gun bronze with a steel sleeve or in…

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