VIDEO & GALLERY: Sealed Knot re-enactment group pull cannon through Huntingdon

PUBLISHED: 10:40 19 February 2014 | UPDATED: 11:04 19 February 2014

Members of Lord John Robartes Regiment, visit Cromwell Museum, Huntingdon.

Members of Lord John Robartes Regiment, visit Cromwell Museum, Huntingdon.

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Members of Lord Robartes Regiment of the Army of Parliament, part of the Sealed Knot re-enactment group, pulled a small cannon the length of the High Street before standing guard at the Cromwell Museum on Saturday.

The event, supported by the Huntingdon Freemen’s Trust and the town council, gave shoppers the chance to ask questions about civil war artillery and how it was used.

For a picture gallery of the Sealed Knot event, click on the link above.

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