Dahlgren Ship Guns

Overview of the “Dahlgren Family”

Smoothbore Shell and Solid Shot guns

DahlgrensSBFamily

As you can see below, articles on these types are “works in progress.”

Shell Guns

32-pdr Shell Gun

VIII-inch Shell Gun

IX-inch Shell Gun – Introduction and use in April ’61 bombardment of Fort Sumter.

X-inch Shell Gun

XI-inch Shell Gun – Introduction to type.  Walk-around of the USS Keokuk Gun.  Walk-around of the USS Monitor‘s Guns

Solid Shot Guns

32-pdr Shot Gun

VIII-inch Shot Gun

IX-inch Shot Gun

X-inch Shot Gun

Monitor Turret Guns

XIII-inch Gun

XV-inch Guns

XX-inch Guns

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