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Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: June 9, 2007
Caption: Mt. Aetna Cannon Preserved at the Hager House
Additional Description: Mt. Aetna Furnace produced cannon for the Continental Army during the American Revolution. The Furnace was located in Washington County, MD to the South of Hagerstown. This cannon still has the sprune on the muzzle used to bleed off excess slag, indicating it was never completed.
Submitted: June 14, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p166081
File Size: 1.429 Megabytes
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