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Gunnery Range Indicator, by ?T. H. B., English, 1915

Inventory Number: 58377
Object Type:
Persons: 'T. H. B.'
Date Created: Dated 1915
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1976-2
Brief Description: Tangent scale level for trench howitzer. Square plate with plummet and index arm moving against graduated plate with range and flight time scales for 3 different gunpowder charges.
Primary Inscriptions: "RANGE INDICATOR / M.L.2 TRENCH HOW.R 1 / T.H.B. 11 / 1915" and "No. 496."
Provenance: Pres. by Sir Weldon Dalrymple-Champneys Used by the donor in France during WW1
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass and (nickel?) alloy
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
133 19 mm

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