17th CENTURY FIELD GUN: FROM BEGINNINGS TO THE BATTLEFIELD

Field of Cloth of Gold, Sun 1st July 14:00 - 14:30 (30 mins)

Just what is involved in getting a Civil War artillery piece to the battlefield? In this event, we will demonstrate all the varying parts from the wheelwright, to the foundry and from preparing the gunpowder and shot to the challenge of travelling from the arsenal to the battlefield. With live firing.