Carronades sentence example
- The short iron guns of large calibre designed by General Robert Melville, and first cast in 1779, were called carronades from this their place of manufacture.
- carronades mounted in the forecastle to be fired through the " Bucentaure's " stern windows.
- They proved to be stiff vessels and fast sailers " They mounted 28 32-pounder carronades, with a complement of 121 men.
- Forty 32 pdr carronades, six long 12 pdrs.