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

Venetian Gun

 
 
Venetian Gun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
1. Venetian Gun Marker
Inscription.
Venetian Gun

A 15th Century Venetian gun made by the Albergetti family. This model is called a Falconet and has a calibre of 2.92 inches.
 
Location. 51° 29.731′ N, 0° 4.414′ 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. Touch for map. Located along the Thames Path in the Royal Woolwich Arsenal. Marker is in this post office area: Royal Borough of Greenwich, England SE18 6AE, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Turkish Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); Gun 3/39 (within shouting distance of this marker); East & West Riverside Guardrooms (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Gun 2/91 (about 210 meters away); Gun 2/90 (about 210 meters away); Gun 28/10 (about 210 meters away); James Clavell Square (about 210 meters away); Gun 2/46 (about 210 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 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Royal Arsenal on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Military
 
Venetian Gun & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
2. Venetian Gun & Marker
Venetian Gun and the Thames Path image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
3. Venetian Gun and the Thames Path
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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