Military Factory logo
Icon of F-15 Eagle military combat fighter aircraft
Icon of AK-47 assault rifle
Icon of Abrams Main Battle Tank
Icon of navy warships
Icon of a dollar sign
Icon of military officer saluting

Ordnance QF 4.7-Inch

Medium Field Gun / Coastal Artillery / Naval Gun

Ordnance QF 4.7-Inch

Medium Field Gun / Coastal Artillery / Naval Gun

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
ARMAMENT
VARIANTS
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



The QF 4.7-inch Gun series served its operators as a naval gun, coastal defense gun, and medium field gun throughout its decades-long tenure.
National Flag Graphic
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
YEAR: 1887
MANUFACTURER(S): Elswick Ordnance; Vickers Sons & Maxim - UK
PRODUCTION: 1,167
OPERATORS: Australia; Italy; Imperial Japan; South Africa; United Kingdom
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the Ordnance QF 4.7-Inch model. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 10
LENGTH: 15.75 feet (4.8 meters)
WEIGHT: 2 Tons (2,085 kilograms; 4,597 pounds)
ENGINE: None. This is a towed or fixed artillery piece.
RANGE: 6 miles (9 kilometers)
ARMAMENT



1 x 119mm gun barrel

Ammunition:
Dependent upon ammunition carrier.
NBC PROTECTION: None
NIGHTVISION: None
VARIANTS



Series Model Variants
• QF 4.7" Gun - Base Series Name
• Mk I
• Mk II
• MK III
• Mk IV








MEDIA





Site Disclaimer  |  Privacy Policy  |  Cookies  |  Site Map

www.MilitaryFactory.com. Site content ©2003- MilitaryFactory.com, All Rights Reserved.

The "Military Factory" name and MilitaryFactory.com logo are registered ® U.S. trademarks protected by all applicable domestic and international intellectual property laws. All written content, illustrations, and photography are unique to this website (unless where indicated) and not for reuse/reproduction in any form. Material presented throughout this website is for historical and entertainment value only and should not to be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation. We do not sell any of the items showcased on this site. Please direct all other inquiries to militaryfactory AT gmail.com.

Part of a network of sites that includes GlobalFirepower, a data-driven property used in ranking the top military powers of the world.


Facebook Logo YouTube Logo