Cannon - New Hall Close, Dymchurch, Kent, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 51° 01.704 E 000° 59.857
31U E 359585 N 5654891
Quick Description: This cannon can be seen near the church in Dymchurch.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/14/2012 9:37:33 AM
Waymark Code: WME7H0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCRAZY
Views: 2

Long Description:
The cannon is sitting in a concrete stand and is well preserved, with a little rust. There is a Royal crest on the top of the cannon in the black paintwork.

New Hall is home to the Lords of the Level who are charged with protecting Romney Marsh from the sea. The hall once contained both a courtroom and local gaol.
What type of artillery is this?: Cannon

Where is this artillery located?: Other

What military of the world used this device?: British Army

Date artillery was in use: 1/1/1793

Artillery is no longer operational: no

Still may work: no

Are there any geocaches at this location?:
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Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

Parking location to view this Waymark: Not Listed

Cost?: Not Listed

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