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National Cannon Association of Great Britain

The objectives of the NCAGB are: to promote the safe shooting of cannon in Great Britain, to foster links between like-minded shooters and to provide a means of exchanging information.

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Photo Gallery

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Video Library

Cannon FoundryVideo Library


Welcome to the National Cannon Association of Great Britain.

We want to promote the ownership and usage of cannon in the UK because they are interesting historically, incredibly good fun to shoot and can even be surprisingly accurate!


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Many thanks to all of you who came to chat to us on our stand at the Great British Shooting Show. We heard an overwhelming desire for a UK forum where questions could be answered and news passed on. In setting up this website we had originally pointed you to the fantastic resources in the long established Mortar and Cannon forum, US based but with global contributors.

Now, to provide a place for UK cannon shooters to discuss the issues which affect us on these islands we have created a NCAGB forum. Pop over now, register and help start the conversations flowing.... See you there!

All the (cannon) news that’s fit to print.

Building a Cannon

In ‘Getting Started’ there is an article on building your own, but see what was done 112 years ago.


One of the primary reasons for setting up this site is to encourage information sharing, browse on...


Some things are so good they deserve to be passed on first hand. Here is our library.

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The NCAGB does not sell on behalf of, nor endorse, any specific cannon manufacturer.


BBC TV  uses an NCAGB cannon to demonstrate physics to kids!!


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