25 Pounder -Portarlington ,Victoria
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 38° 06.861 E 144° 39.169
55H E 294230 N 5778895
Quick Description: A 25 pounder overlooking Port Phillip Bay
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 9/23/2015 2:20:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMPMV5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 8

Long Description:
A Carr and Co 25 pounder of 1941 vintage located next to the Portarlington War memorial
What type of artillery is this?: 25 pounder Mk 11 field gun

Where is this artillery located?: Monument grounds

What military of the world used this device?: Royal Australian Army

Parking location to view this Waymark: S 38° 06.864 E 144° 39.150

Cost?: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Artillery is no longer operational: no

Still may work: no

Are there any geocaches at this location?:

Date artillery was in use: Not listed

Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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