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Dahlgren Rifle 30-Pounder, Invented by Rear Admiral Dahlgren

 
 
Dahlgren Rifle 30-Pounder, Invented by Rear Admiral Dahlgren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 10, 2018
1. Dahlgren Rifle 30-Pounder, Invented by Rear Admiral Dahlgren Marker
Inscription.
Dahlgren Rifle 30-Pounder, invented by
Rear Admiral Dahlgren

used by the Federal Navy during the Civil War
A forerunner of the big naval gun of today

 
Erected by United States Naval Academy.
 
Location. 38° 58.868′ N, 76° 29.088′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker can be reached from S Road east of Buchanan Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. On the grounds of the United States Naval Academy. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 Blake Road, Annapolis MD 21402, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monument to the Battle of Midway (a few steps from this marker); Centennial of the United States Navy Submarine Force (a few steps from this marker); Japanese Torpedo (within shouting distance of this marker); 75mm. Howitzer (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish Gun (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); On this spot (about 400 feet away); Joseph Nicholson Home Site and Bandstand (about 400 feet away); Zimmerman Bandstand (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Dahlgren Rifle 30-Pounder, Invented by Rear Admiral Dahlgren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 10, 2018
2. Dahlgren Rifle 30-Pounder, Invented by Rear Admiral Dahlgren Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 10, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 10, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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