Cannon at Courthouse Square, Hinton, W. Va.

Identifier:
047425
Collection Number:
3762
Title:
Cannon at Courthouse Square, Hinton, W. Va.
Date:
ca. 1935
Description:
Claimed to weight 16,500 pounds, this cannon is an ancient piece of artillery donated by former Congressman Littlepage. The cannon was used during the Civil War in the southern states and was brought to Hinton from the state of Florida.
Subjects:
Civil War., Cities--Hinton., Counties--Summers., Weapons.
Geographic:
Courthouse Park (Hinton, W. Va.), Hinton (W. Va.)
Acquisition Source:
Trail, Stephen D. & Fred Long
Acquisition Method:
Gift
Medium:
print
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView