On 9th June 2002 the ROM traction trebuchet was given it's first trial run. Designed and constructed by Ian Morrison, it was found to function excellently. Below are pictures of the event made by Kathy David.
The ROM trebuchet prepared for firing
The sling is released, the "tractors" pull down
The projectile is released and flies from the sling
The trebuchet collapsed for transportation
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