A really BIG gun.....!

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  1. observe

    observe CONTRIBUTOR AH Fanatic

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    does any-one have more info on this gun?:confused:
    black powder most probably [bore? use?]
    is this an old 'fowl' gun they used to mount on a small canoe in the old days?:wow:

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    Probably a 2 GA size (diameter of a half pound lead ball if memory serves me correctly). Punt guns ( a punt being a small boat:) were used to hunt waterfowl commercially a century ago. That is today's lesson. It must be beer 30 somewhere in the world now!

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