FRICTION PRIMER ARMSTRONG CANNON
Item #: 3355
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NON DUG FRICTION PRIMER FOR AN ARMSTRONG CANNON THESE WERE MADE BY THE SIR WILLIAM ARMSTRONG CO IN ENGLAND THE MOST FAMOUS ARMSTRONG AROUND THESE PARTS WAS IMPORTED TO THE CONFEDERACY IN 1864 AND PLACED AT FT FISHER,NC IT WAS CAPTURED BY THE UNION FORCES JAN 15 1865 THIS CANNON WAS THEN TAKEN TO WEST POINT AND DISPLAYED AT TROPHY POINT, IT WAS RETURNED TO FT FISHER NC FROM 2004 TO 2006 FOR DISPLAY AT THE 140 ANIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF FT FISHER, THE ARMSTRONG BREECH LOADING CANNON COULD FIRE A 150 LB SHELL UP TO 5 MILES, THE CANNON TUBE WEIGHED 16000 LBS

Shipping Weight: 0.7 lb
Your Price $25.00 USD

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