Bear River Cannon

Nova Scotia, Bear River: cast iron cannon -3

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Bear River
Cannon

Cast iron


Bear River
Annapolis County
Nova Scotia

Located at the intersection of Main Street with Upper River Road

GPS location: 44°34’35″N 65°38’19″W

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Photographed on 16 June 2003Nova Scotia, Bear River: cast iron cannon

Photographed on 22 June 2006

Nova Scotia, Bear River: cast iron cannon

Photographed on 22 June 2006

 


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Nowadays, cannon and other forms of artillery from the 1700s and 1800s are nothing more than quaint noise-makers. We see them only in the movies and onTV, or at occasional demonstrations at historic sites. Intheir day, cannons were the most powerful, far-reaching and fearsome weaponsavailable…

 


 

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