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Lahaina Cannons - Lahaina, Maui Hawaii
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member teeoff2
N 20° 52.293 W 156° 40.690
4Q E 741560 N 2309676
Quick Description: These cannons sit near the old courthouse, and the famous Banyon Tree in Lahaina Maui.
Location: Hawaii, United States
Date Posted: 2/7/2009 12:06:10 PM
Waymark Code: WM5RHP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy
Views: 18

Long Description:
The Plaque reads as follows:

"These cannon were raised from the wreck of a russian warship in Honolulu Harbour in 1816. and brought to Lahaina to guard the Roay Capital from the fort on approximately this spot. Other cannon together with the ruins of the fort are said to be buried in the sand on this beach."

Placed by William and Mary Alexander Chapter D.A.R.
What type of artillery is this?: cannon

Where is this artillery located?: Government building

What military of the world used this device?: Russian Navy

Date artillery was in use: 01/01/1816

Artillery is no longer operational: yes

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

Visit Instructions:
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