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Ordnance BL 60-Pounder Gun


Heavy Field Gun


Introduced in 1905, the British BL 60-Pounder Heavy Field Gun gave stellar service throughout both World Wars.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 5/10/2017
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Specifications


Year: 1905
Manufacturer(s): State Arsenals - UK
Production: 1,756
Crew: 10
Length: 13.12 ft (4 m)
Power: None. This is a towed artillery piece.
Ceiling: 6 miles (9 km)
Operators: Imperial Russia; Soviet Union; United Kingdom; United States






Armament



1 x 127mm barrel

Ammunition:
Dependent upon ammunition carrier.

Variants / Models



• Ordnance BL 60-Pounder - Series Designation
• Mk I
• Mk II
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