Scottish shipwreck may be that of Dutch trader
Published on April 8th, 2013 | by Admin0
The weapons could have been used by the Drumbeg ship’s crew to ward off privateers, privately-owned armed vessels commissioned by a state to attack an enemy’s shipping.
Today, the cannon are heavily encrusted and colonised by small red seaweeds.
Story: Steven McKenzie, BBC News | Photo: Wessex Archaeology