Mons Meg

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Mons Meg
Mons Meg wi its 175 kilograms (386 lb) cannon baws
Place o oreeginMons, Hainault, Wallonie
Service history
Uised bi Kinrick o Scotland
 •  Ryal Scots Navy
Production history
DesignerJehan Cambier
ProducedJuin 1449
Wecht6.6 t
Lenth406 cm
Baurel lenth280 cm
Diameter20 inches (510 mm)

Shell weight175 kg

Mons Meg is a medieval bombard in the collection o the Ryal Airmouries, but on loan tae Historic Scotland an locatit at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Loans out". Royal Armouries. Retrieved 16 December 2013.