Cannon - Dartmouth Seafront, Devon UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 20.944 W 003° 34.636
30U E 458929 N 5577602
Quick Description: A cannon on the quay at Dartmouth.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/26/2007 5:26:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM2FK6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Blue J Wenatchee
Views: 24

Long Description:
This cannon is Russian, it is assumed guns like this were brought back from the Crimea conflict 1854 – 1856 as trophies.
These cannon have a calibre of five and a quarter and would have fired a round shot of cast-iron weighing 18 pounds.
What type of artillery is this?: Cannon

Where is this artillery located?: Other

Artillery is no longer operational: yes

What military of the world used this device?: Not listed

Date artillery was in use: Not listed

Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

Parking location to view this Waymark: Not Listed

Cost?: Not Listed

Still may work: Not Listed

Are there any geocaches at this location?: Not listed

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