What happens when you fire a Civil War mortar at a caravan?
We invited YouTuber Tom Scott to find out. The mortar used is a replica of Roaring Meg, which destroyed large parts of Goodrich Castle during the siege by Colonel Birch in 1646.
An explosive iron shell hitting a caravan would surely cause devastation. But only if we could hit it...
Visit Goodrich Castle to see the real Roaring Meg (and the damage she caused) for yourself: https://goo.gl/gi9LQp
Join us in celebrating England's castles: https://goo.gl/S9ApMg