Bronze Gun

Bronze Gun (HM27IZ)

Location: London, England EC3N 4DR Greater London
Country: United Kingdom
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N 51° 30.448', W 0° 4.53'

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Cast by the founder Mohammed ibn Hamza for the Sultan Sulaiman ibn Salim Khan, this gun was intended for a Turkish expedition to India to expel the Portuguese colonists. Captured at Aden in 1839 by Captain H Smith of HMS Volage and displayed at the Tower from 1844. Turkish, dated 1530-1 (937AH)
HM NumberHM27IZ
Placed ByCommonwealth War Graves Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 at 4:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 702944 N 5710314
Decimal Degrees51.50746667, -0.07550000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 51° 30.448', W 0° 4.53'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds51° 30' 26.88" N, 0° 4' 31.8" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 35 Tower Hill, London England EC3N 4DR, GB
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