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a framework on which a gun is mounted for firing

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Wood from Chopwell was used in the 16th Century on repairs to Bamburgh, Dunstanburgh and Norham castles in Northumberland and for the pier and gun carriages at Berwick.
He said: "Animals have been used to carry troops and equipment, to pull gun carriages and supplies, and, along with the men they have served, millions have died of wounds, starvation, thirst, disease, and exposure.
Witnesses described seeing a man in wartime uniform become trapped by one of the gun carriages the truck was towing.
The TV gardening guru had been with the King's Troop rehearsing the dangerous Musical Ride, a crisscrossing display involving horses and gun carriages.
After a solemn mass, two gun carriages bore the coffins of Kaczynski and his wife Maria, draped in the red-and-white national flag, through winding streets to their final resting place in Wawel cathedral high above Poland's ancient capital.