32 Pounder Naval Cannon

32 Pounder Naval Cannon (HMRAD)

Location: Raleigh, NC 27603 Wake County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 46.829', W 78° 38.396'

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Taken in June 1861 when the Navy Yard at Norfolk was abandoned by the United States

Banded and Condverted at Richmond into a 6 inch rifle mounted at Fort Caswell North Carolina

Dismounted by exploding magazines when the Confederates evacuated that fort in January 1865

Presented by US War Department 1902
Year Placed1902
Placed ByUnited States War Department
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Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 3:37am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 713314 N 3962170
Decimal Degrees35.78048333, -78.63993333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 46.829', W 78° 38.396'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 46' 49.74" N, 78° 38' 23.76" W
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Area Code(s)919
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 678-716 Broad St, Raleigh NC 27603, US
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