Cannon

6-pounder bronze field gun, Model of 1841, Reg # 192

Battle of Pea Ridge



Type of Cannon (make and model):   6-pounder bronze field gun, Model of 1841

6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192, click photo to enlarge.
By Byron Hooks, on 2016/09/19 12:15:22
1. 6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192
 
This 6-pounder bronze field gun, Model of 1841 indicates the location of the 6-pounder bronze field gun, Model of 1841, Reg during the Battle of Pea Ridge.

The foundry and inspectors information
  Registry Number192
  Foundry Internal Control Number782
  Name of the foundry
  InspectorTJR
  Weight of the cannon (lbs)853
  Year the cannon was cast1861
  Smooth bore
  Source of information
  Muzzle & Robinson's Battery

Provenance / History:
altered to false Napoleon (Source: Robinson's Battery)

Associated monuments:
This cannon represents the location of a Federal battery during the Battle of Pea Ridge.


Location of the cannon:
This cannon is visible from the road. It is located at N 36° 26.6781  W 94° 3.1325. Map it

Parking is available along Military Park Road.

Tour stop 4




Comments:
Most of the information came from Robinson's Battery. I could not read the name of the manufacture on the trunnion. I did not get photos of the other stamping recorded in Robinson.

 

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2. 6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192
 
 

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3. 6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192
 
 
 

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4. 6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192
 
 

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5. 6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192
 
 
 

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6. 6-pounder bronze field guns, Model of 184, Reg # 192
 


Credits:

This page originally submitted by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on December 22, 2016. This page has been viewed 73 time(s) since then. This page has been updated 2 time(s) since then. The page was last updated by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, GA, on December 24, 2016. BG Hooks was the editor who published this page on December 22, 2016. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 were submitted on 12/22/2016 by Byron Hooks.





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