Find of the day #7 – ammunition

cartridge

Shotgun cartridge?

Is this a shotgun cartridge? It seems a strange find for a beach. People do find Second World War and earlier ammo though.

UPDATE: Apparently it’s a cannon shell. It’s a pretty big one!

cartridge

The other side

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About lancewoodman

Heritage interpreter, playwright and teacher. Living on the South Coast of England.

Posted on September 12, 2011, in Metal detecting. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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