Bronze Burmese dragon

Art of Artillery

For many centuries, guns were royal and national status symbols. They were expensive to make, and often included some decoration in the design.

Sometimes an especially splendid gun was required for propaganda or decorative purposes; some of which are on display here.


SUMMER FUN AT FORT NELSON

There will be plenty of SUMMER FUN activities to keep the children entertained at Fort Nelson, from Thursday 23 July – Monday 31 August 2015.

23 July 2015

Fort Nelson

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