12-pdr Shot

Date:
c. 1861

12-POUNDER SOLID SHOT SPHERICAL ARTILLERY PROJECTILE.

Description (physical):

Material: Iron. Di: 11.2 Cm. Rusty.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 59
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

.44 Caliber Combustible Skin Cartridges, For Colt'S Army Pistol

Date:
c. 1862

.44 CALIBER COMBUSTIBLE SKIN CARTRIDGES, FOR COLT'S ARMY PISTOL, HOTCHKISS' PATENT, FEB 11TH, 1862. MANUFACTURED BY D.C. SAGE, MIDDLETOWN, CONN. ORGINAL PACKAGE: PAPER COVERED, WOODEN BLOCK WITH 7 HOLES (CAPS & 6 CARTRIDGES); 1 LOOSE CARTRIDGE: SEE CAT.# MANA 1702; PERCUSSION CAPS MISSING. Origin: MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT.

Description (physical):

Material: Lead, Paper, Wood. L: 9.1, W: 4.6, D: 1.5 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 452
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

3-inch Burton

Date:
c. 1861

CONFEDERATE 3-INCH BURTON SOLID SHOT PROJECTILE (BOLT). FIRED: BODY CHIPPED ABOVE MISSING SABOT. NOTE: ASSIGNMENT TO ACC.# MANA-111 IS SPECULATIVE. (PREVIOUSLY ASSIGNED TO ACC.# MANA-6 IN ERROR)

Description (physical):

Material: Iron. L: 17.3, Di: 7.5 Cm. Rusty/Treated.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 501
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

200-pdr Parrott

Date:
c. 1865

200-PDR PARROTT SHELL REMOVED FROM BULL RUN MONUMENT, HENRY HILL. FRAGMENTED WHEN DISARMED IN 1975. PORTION OF CASING & BRASS SABOT MISSING. CONTAINS 1 DIAM IRON CASE SHOT IN TAR MATRIX (32 LOOSE IN BAG); 1 LARGE CASING FRAGMENT SEPARATED." Origin: COLD SPRING, NEW YORK.

Description (physical):

Material: Iron, Brass. L: 31, Di: 12 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1802
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park