Sunday, August 14, 2011

18-pounder guns at Fort McHenry




Just found this cool video of an 18-pounder gun demonstration at Fort McHenry, in Baltimore Harbor. The embrasure battery is similar to that at Fort Meigs, which also mounted four 18-pounders (we alas only have a couple of 12-pounder hollow-cast reproductions).
via http://fortmchenryguard.blogspot.com/