Seven large guns, or cannons, protected Fort CurtisThe muzzles of six 24-pounders and one 32-pounder extended over the fort walls. The "pounder" designation meant that the cannon fired 24 or 32-pound balls respectively.
|Placed By||The Arkansas Department of Heritage/Delta Cultural Center|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 721057 N 3823023|
|Decimal Degrees||34.52518333, -90.59158333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 31.511', W 90° 35.495'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 31' 30.66" N, 90° 35' 29.7" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 301-399 US-49 BUS, Helena-West Helena AR 72342, US|
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