Wooden model of 'Roaring Meg' canon.; Col Robert Bole Morrow; O1997.152
Wooden model of 'Roaring Meg' canon.About this object
Model of 'Roaring Meg' which was a canon used at Derry in 1689 at the battle of Boyne.
Model made by Col R.B. Morrow.
Gun stand is made of teak taken from the wreck of HMS Orpheus wrecked on Manukau Bar in 1863. Canon made of brass.
Brass, teak woodMeasurements
9 x 5 x 6 cmsSubject and Association Description
Col Arthur Morrow married Mariamne Buckland and they lived at Simla, Newmarket.
Robert Bole Morrow was Arthur's brother.
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