>Shoulder fired Congreves noActually there is a rocket launcher out there (and its called a
>doubt, just like your wall gun.
>Remind the guy with the shoulder to close
rocket launcher). I have a copy of the "Canadian Journal of Arms
Collecting" from a long time ago (I doubt if its even in print anymore).
There is an article about blunderbusses and such. There is a picture of
a rocket launcher. It looks like a wall gun, but it has a copper barrel.
You put the rocket in it, pull the trigger, and the flintlock ignites it
somehow (maybe a booster charge of powder of some sort). It dates from
Author of "Nothing but Blood and Slaughter" The Revolutionary War in the
Carolinas, Volume One, 1771-1779
Available at http://www.booklocker.com/books/1469.html
"I've got a rocket in my pocket and I'm ready to roll"
- Chuck Barry
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