Napoleon Cannon - Revere Copper Company
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tubatad
N 47° 10.723 W 122° 33.757
10T E 533141 N 5225117
Quick Description: Civil War cannon made in 1863 by the Revere Copper Company.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 6/4/2013 12:57:56 AM
Waymark Code: WMH7J8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Turtle3863
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Long Description:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, this cannon was ordered by the North on August 26, 1863 and inspected by the ordinance officer, Thomas J. Rodman. The barrel weighs 1220 lbs. and the evidence is that the bore size changed little indicating little use.

The cannon are on the grounds of historic Fort Steilacoom in a small covered area near the eastern entrance.
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