Standard Cannon, Limber & Caisson Dimensions

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MikeD

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Can anyone tell me the width and length of a typical field artillery gun carriage, limber & caisson? I'm working on a model railroading project, I'm trying to sort out what would fit where...
 

unicornforge

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General dimensions such as width and length may be found for free in the Ordnance Manual for Use of Officers....etc located online at various web sites such as: http://books.google.com/books/about/The_ordnance_manual_for_the_use_of_the_o.html?id=wwY6DT2Sc_cC

Copies of the mid-1800s U.S. Government plans for these ordnance pieces and others may be acquired from:

ANTIQUE ORDNANCE PUBLISHERS
BOX 434, 3611 OLD FARM LANE
FORT GRATIOT, MI 48059 Phone 1-810-987-7749
[email protected] Fax 1-810-982-1052

Their catalog may be found at:
http://gunneyg.info/html/AOPCatalog.htm
 
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