Artillery of The Victorian Forts

Nordenfelt Machine Gun on Field Carriage

 

This consists of a two wheeled carriage fitted with shafts and is drawn by two horses one of which is ridden. A seat is fitted in front of the platform on which the man firing the gun sits, his feet passing through an opening and resting on a footboard underneath.

 

Nordenfelt Machine Gun on Field Carriage

 

Nordenfelt Machine Gun on Field Carriage

 

Blue-Jackets with a 5-barrel Nordenfelt, Whale Island 1899

Blue-Jackets with a 5-barrel Nordenfelt, Whale Island 1899