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Royal Borough of Greenwich in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Saxony Demi Cannon

 
 
Saxony Demi Cannon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
1. Saxony Demi Cannon Marker
Inscription.  
Royal Arsenal
Riverside
London SE18

The gun is a Saxony Demi Cannon
Made in Dresden in Germany in 1733.
The replica carriage is a very similar to
the ones that were produced in the
carriage factory.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceMilitary.
 
Location. 51° 29.558′ N, 0° 4.16′ E. Marker is in Royal Borough of Greenwich, England, in Greater London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Plumstead Road and Woolwich New Road, on the right when traveling west. Located on No. 1 Street in the Royal Woolwich Arsenal. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Royal Borough of Greenwich, England SE18 6AE, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nike (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Guard House (within shouting distance of this marker); Dial Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Firepower (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Paper Cartridge Factory
Saxony Demi Cannon image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
2. Saxony Demi Cannon
(about 150 meters away); Wellington HQ / Royal Laboratory (about 150 meters away); The Royal Arsenal (about 150 meters away); Royal Regiment of Artillery (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royal Borough of Greenwich.
 
Also see . . .
1. Royal Arsenal History. (Submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Royal Arsenal on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Saxony Demi Cannon image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
3. Saxony Demi Cannon
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 9, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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