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Shot Tower erected 1828
Photographer: William Pfingsten
Taken: September 16, 2007
Caption: Shot Tower erected 1828
Additional Description: For making shot, molten lead, poured through a sieve at the top dropped into a tank of water inside the base. Height 234 feet, 3 inches; diameter at base 40 feet, at top 30 feet. Owned by the City of Baltimore
Submitted: September 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p7308
File Size: 0.813 Megabytes

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