Got a cannon handy?

Discussion in 'Photos' started by motocopter, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. wvdirtbiker

    wvdirtbiker MILES2GO

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    Cannons are a little scarce in my neck of the woods, but here is a Civil War cannon at Droop Mountain Battlefield SP in Pocahontas, County, WV.

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  2. jestragon

    jestragon Been here awhile

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    Cacheu, Guinea Bissau. A tiny, renovated fort that currently houses politically incorrect statues as well as cannon fixed in place by over-zealous bricklayers
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    (see also the oddball picture thread)
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  3. Dualthing

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    A small muzzle loading canon I made myself

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  4. Dualthing

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    Shot it again today

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    An old one... further north in Malaysia

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    Date stamp on one of the oldies there

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    Same place

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    Remains of an Ottoman cannon on the Gallipoli battlefield (where there were 400,000 casualties, 100 years ago this year)... from a couple of weeks back. Gotta write that trip up soon

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    Detail of one of several that had blown up the same way

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    Old Thai battlefield memorial - the 9 Armies Battle

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    Close up of a tank's gun, Cu Chi, Vietnam

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    There is one of these bad boys in Dunedin as well.
    It still works, installed about the same time as these one in Auckland
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  13. motocopter

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  14. ktmtraveler

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    Vicksburg NMP. And made with a Canon Powershot too!

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    Is that moto-pirate! :lol3 Where's the hack?

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  20. ktmtraveler

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    Yeah, that's him. He got a bit impatient with me taking pictures. Hack is in the distance, behind the Pirate Ship.
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