7 inch Blakely Rifle

$95.00

A Blakely rifle (Base 9x 6.75) is one of a series of muzzle-loading rifled cannon design by British army officer, Captain Theophilus Alexander Blakely

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7 inch Blakely Rifle (FM13236)

7 INCH BLAKLEY RIFLE A Blakely rifle (Base 9x 6.75) is one of a series of muzzle-loading rifled cannon design by British army officer, Captain Theophilus Alexander Blakely. They were widely sold outside the British army, and were best known for their use by the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. The foundries manufactured Blakely rifles (cannons with rifled barrels) in a number of sizes. The Blakely rifle became fondly known as the (Alabama gunby the Confederates when the CSS Alabama was armed with 7 Blakelys.

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Flagship Models

Flagship Models kits are all multimedia and feature subjects from the American Civil War era. They consist of cast resin, brass, and photo etch parts. Kits are cast using state of the art molding and casting techniques, guaranteeing you excellent quality. All Flaghip Models kits are designed utilizing the knowledge and research from the Confederate Naval Museum in Columbus Georgia, for the utmost accuracy.

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Weight 5 lbs