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London Borough of Tower Hamlets in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Iron 12 pounder Gun

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, April 27, 2018
1. Iron 12 pounder Gun Marker
Inscription.
This gun was cast by Samuel Walker & Company of Rotherham, Yorkshire, and it bears the monogram of King George III. For many years it was used in the Tower as a lamp post.

British, about 1800
 
Location. 51° 30.445′ N, 0° 4.564′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Tower Hamlets, England, in Greater London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Tower Hill and Trinity Square, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located within the walls of the Tower of London. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Tower Hamlets, England EC3N 4DJ, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Iron 12 pounder Gun (here, next to this marker); Iron 32 pounder Gun (here, next to this marker); Iron 24-pounder Howitzer and Carriage (here, next to this marker); Iron 9-pounder Cannon (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Iron 32 pounder Gun (here, next to this marker); Iron 36 pounder Guns (a few steps from this marker); A Royal River View (a few steps from this marker); Iron 24 pounder Guns (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
 
Also see . . .
1. Tower of London.
Iron 12 pounder Gun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 27, 2018
2. Iron 12 pounder Gun Marker
(Submitted on May 23, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Tower of London on Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 23, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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