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9″ Rifled Muzzle Loader Cannon

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

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CAOSA Gunners will assist the SA Navy to fire the massive 9″ Rifled Muzzle Loader cannon of 12 Ton at 12h00 noon on Freedom Day at Middle North Battery, Simon’s Town . This cannon dates back to 1865, is the only one in the world of this calibre still active, and the biggest cannon of this calibre in South Africa. It was mounted at Middle North Battery on the 13/02/1896.

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Date:
April 27
Time:
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
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Organizer

Martin Venter
Phone:
083 598 7665

Venue

Middle North Battery
Simonstown, South Africa + Google Map
Website:
http://www.simonstown.org/9inchrml.html