Big mortars firing small projectiles: Stone Mortars

There’s one other type of mortar which was around during the Civil War. I’ve saved the stone mortars for the end since their employment and service was more trivial than practical. Like the other mortars, the evolution of stone mortars goes back to before the Revolution. Writing in the 1768, John Muller offered this descriptionContinue reading “Big mortars firing small projectiles: Stone Mortars”