Derry-Londonderry in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
City of London
Bore 4.25" - Length 120"
One of a pair sent to the city
in May-June 1642 by the
Worshipful Company of Merchant Taylors.
Probably cast by John Browne at one of his works in Kent.
Location. 54° 59.603′ N, 7° 19.404′ W. Marker is in Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland, in County Londonderry. Touch for map. Marker and cannon are on the Church Bastion of the City Wall, about 40 meters south of St Columb's Cathedral. Marker is in this post office area: Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland BT48 6RQ, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Demi-culverin Cannon (a few steps from this marker); Church Bastion (a few steps from this marker); St Columb's Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); The Walled City (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Bishop's Gate (about 90 meters away); a different marker also named Bishop's Gate (about 90 meters away); New Gate (about 120 meters away); Double Bastion (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Derry-Londonderry.
Also see . . . Ordnance at the end of the Elizabethan Age (Submitted on January 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 380 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 1, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.