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John Mundya on broadside warship weapons

Title
John Mundya on broadside warship weapons
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:02:32
Description
John Munday of the National Maritime Museum on the history of broadside warship weapons. He says the biggest shot fired from a battleship weighed 42 pounds. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
John Munday
Keywords
Weapons; History; Naval history; Warships; Ships; Guns; Battles; Naval battles; Cannon; Battle of Trafalgar (1805)

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