HMS Excellent

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England, Hampshire, Portsmouth
Accession Number PR00476
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 item
Date made 1839
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 94/0931

"Instructions for the exercise and service of great guns on board H.M.Ships", prepared by William Rowe. Provides considerable technical detail and drawings, exercises, instructions and drill. Includes index. The weapons and practices described formed the basis of Australian naval armament for much of the nineteenth century.