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Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: May 3, 2010
Caption: 42-pdr Seacoast Gun - Banded and Rifled
Additional Description: Confederates banded and rifled this seacoast gun, which was originally a smoothbore, during the Civil War. The work was likely done in Charleston by the firm of James Eason & Brothers. All markings have disappeared due to corrosion.
Submitted: May 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p108383
File Size: 1.150 Megabytes
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