Note: ‘Disarmed and Disappointed’? The Experience of the Armstrong Breech-loading Guns, 1863-4

By Colin Jones, published May 1999

Abstract

The Navy withdrew its Armstrong breech-loading rifled ordnance from service, but the accident rate which was blamed has been re-examined.

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Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Weapons

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