Winchester Cannon Patent Drawings
Below are several drawings used in the patent application for the Winchester Cannon. In the application, designer Charles Griffith describes the cannon as: "an improvement in breech-loading cannon, the object being to produce at low cost for manufacture a simple, safe and effective cannon designed with particular reference for use as a saluting cannon."
Fig. 1: "View in side elevation"
Fig. 2: "an enlarged broken view thereof in rear elevation"
Above: "A broken view, in vertical longitudinal section, of the rear end of the barrel of the cannon, showing its breech-block in their closed and locked positions by full lines and open positions by broken lines"