All items with the cast: Gray Iron with steel rifle liner

 
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Tredegar Parrott Rifle – 2.9 (10-pounder)

Tredegar produced the first two pieces substantially in accord with a drawing made to copy the West Point Foundry’s U.S. Parrott. An obvious deviation from the U.S. model, which is almost a Tredegar hallmark for 2.9 and 4.2-inch Parrott rifles (but not for those of 3.67-inch bore),…

PE,PD 2.9 Parrott New 2

U.S. Parrott Rifle 2.9 (10-Pounder) & 3-inch

The Parrott Rifle was designed by Robert Parker Parrott, a captain of Ordnance in the United States. As an inspector of cannon at West Point Foundry, Cold Springs, New York, he was asked to resign his commission and become superintendent of the foundry. It was there, just…

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