Barrel View of Stokes Mortar
An schematic illustration of the 3 inch Stokes mortar. The mortar is made out of steel and screwed onto the ground for support by a cap. The mortar was used by the British in the trench during World War I.
KeywordsCannon, cannons, canon, Mortar Canon, Mortar Cannon, canons, Ground Mounted Steel Mortar, Barrel View of Stokes Mortar
Encyclopaedia Britannica (12th ed., vol. 32) (New York, NY: The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company, 1922)