10-Inch Confederate Columbiad

10-Inch Confederate Columbiad (HMLGX)

Location: Sullivans Island, SC 29482 Charleston County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 45.535', W 79° 51.412'

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Cast at the Tredegar Foundry in Richmond, this gun is an example of what the Confederacy was able to produce with limited resources. Although less refined than similar Union pieces, it helped meet the Southern demand for heavy caliber seacoast guns.

Maximum Range: 5600 yards (5120 M)
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Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 9:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 607079 N 3625138
Decimal Degrees32.75891667, -79.85686667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 45.535', W 79° 51.412'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 45' 32.10" N, 79° 51' 24.72" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1301-1449 Poe Ave, Sullivans Island SC 29482, US
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