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The bombard, also called "the Dauphine".

bombard   Weigh: about 400 kg on a fixed gun carriage.
Projectiles: stone cannonballs (20-22 cm in diameter) or small projectiles grapeshot (about 4 cm in diameter).
Rate of fire: about 2-3 firings an hour.
Gunners: 2-3 servers.