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British light 6 pounder?

Postby pbrowne » May 3rd, 2017, 8:20 am

I have come across a nice scale reconstruction of what looks like a British light 6 pounder and limber. I believe the light 6 pounder was used in the American revolutionary war up to Waterloo. Comments appreciated!


Some real and replica ones...

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Re: British light 6 pounder?

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » May 4th, 2017, 9:20 am

A warm welcome to the forum. Handsome gun.
Good pictures. Where were they taken?

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Re: British light 6 pounder?

Postby DaveH » May 7th, 2017, 6:06 pm

By the wonders of Google " British Brass Light 6 pounder of Saratoga National Historic Park performing a firing demonstration"
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