XVII Century Field Gun - Lisboa, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
N 38° 41.874 W 009° 12.510
29S E 481869 N 4283273
Quick Description: XVII century field muzzle loading gun cast in display in front of the Navy Museum.
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Date Posted: 12/15/2011 4:06:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMDAKC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCRAZY
Views: 5

Long Description:
XVII century field muzzle loading gun cast in bronze with a caliber of 9 cms.
This gun is from Portuguese origin and was recovered from the sea of Sines (Portugal) in 1972.
It´s in public display in outside the Navy Museum in lisbon.
What type of artillery is this?: Field muzzle loading gun

Where is this artillery located?: Other

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

Date artillery was in use: 1/1/1800

Parking location to view this Waymark: N 38° 41.802 W 009° 12.510

Cost?: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Artillery is no longer operational: yes

Still may work: no

Are there any geocaches at this location?:
Yes


Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

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