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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Artillery preserved in Canada 5i: Ontario, Fort Erie

Artillery preserved in Canada: Ontario, 

Fort Erie

The web page has become to big for all the guns in Ontario to be listed on one page, therefore the guns on display at Fort Erie, are listed separately here.  

Data current to 25 April 2017.

Fort Erie

Fort Erie historical markers.

Russian Blomefield SBML 36-pounder Gun, made by Armstrong, at Alexandrovski, with double-headed Eagle, Crimean War trophy.  ML, (Serial No. 433G), 1632P, 1835.  Mounted on a wood naval gun carriage located on a redoubt facing south inside Fort Erie.

Blomefield SBML 24-pounder Gun, weight 51-0-9 (5,721 lbs), (Serial No. 70802, CARRON, 1807) on left trunnion, (24P) on right trunnion, King George III cypher, broad arrow mark, mounted on a wood naval gun carriage.

Blomefield SBML 24-pounder Gun, weight 49-3-0 (5,572 lbs) under the cascabel, (Serial No. 218) on the right trunnion, (L) on the left trunnion, King George III cypher, broad arrow mark, mounted on a wood naval gun carriage, on a redoubt facing West.

Blomefield SBML 24-pounder Gun, weight 53-2-7 (5,999 lbs), King George III cypher, (not observed).

Blomefield SBML 24-pounder Gun, weight 51-0-13 (5,725 lbs), King George III cypher, (not observed).

SBML 4-pounder Gun, no cypher, no markings, mounted on a naval gun carriage, on a redoubt facing West.

SBML 4-pounder Gun, 1798 DLCCCVI, reproduction, copied from a piece from Fort York.

SBML 6-pounder, recovered from the USS Detroit which was sunk during the War of 1812.  Museum Visitor Center.

SBML 9-pounder Gun, stamped with a crown, R, A on the right trunnion, mounted on a naval gun carriage inside Fort Erie.

SBML 9-pounder bronze Gun, weight 5-3-22 (666 lbs), 1859, F.M.  Eadley Wilmot, Queen Victoria cypher, broad arrow mark, Serial No. 4456, dieu et mon droit, mounted on a naval gun carriage, inside Fort Erie.

SBML 9-pounder bronze Gun, weight 6-0-0 (672 lbs), 1859, F.M.  Eadley Wilmot, Queen Victoria cypher, broad arrow mark, Serial No. 4071, dieu et mon droit, mounted on a naval gun carriage, inside Fort Erie.

SBML 9-pounder, weight 16-2-20 (1,860 lbs), Crown R, A on right trunnion, mounted on a wood naval gun carriage, inside Fort Erie.

 (Lanabird Photo)

SBML 12-pounder Gun, weight 31-0-13 (3,485 lbs), pre-1759.  Museum Visitor Center.

SBML12-pounder Carronade with a Blomefield pattern breeching ring, weight TBC.

SBML 18-pounder Gun, weight TBC, King George III cypher, reproduction.

Coehorn 4.65-inch (12-pounder) Bronze Mortar, weight TBC, King George II cypher.

 (Lanabird Photo)

SBML 10-inch Land Service Mortar with Dolphin carrying handles, weight TBC, reproduction.

Historical Marker at Fort Erie.