Case shot: An interim report on experimental firing and analysis to interpret early modern battlefield assemblages

Derek Allsop, Glenn Foard

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This article reports on the first stage of a programme of ongoing experimental research to reproduce the firing of artillery case shot of the 17th century, to recover the distribution of the bullets fired, and to analyse their character, to assist in interpretation of case shot distributions from surveys of 17th century battlefields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)111-146
Number of pages36
JournalJournal of Conflict Archaeology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2007
Externally publishedYes


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