Reading the Cannon / Claves de cañones

Reading the Cannon / Claves de cañones (HM2CV0)

Location: St. Augustine, FL 32084 St. Johns County
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N 29° 53.875', W 81° 18.684'

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Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

Reading the Cannon (English)

Every Spanish bronze cannon and mortar has its own story. Each was individually cast, so by examining the engraved lettering and scrollwork, you can discover its origins and the Castillo's ties to Spain. Read other bronze guns as you explore the fort.
Claves de cañones (Spanish)

Todos los cañones y morteros de bronce cuentan su propia historia. Cada uno fue moldeado individualmente. Si examina atentamente los adornos y las letras grabadas, usted podrá descubrir su origen y los vínculos del Castillo de San Marcos con España. Descifre otras piezas de artillería de bronce a medida que explore la fortaleza.
HM NumberHM2CV0
Year Placed2018
Placed ByNational Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, December 17th, 2018 at 10:03am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 469935 N 3307514
Decimal Degrees29.89791667, -81.31140000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 53.875', W 81° 18.684'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 53' 52.5" N, 81° 18' 41.04" W
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Area Code(s)904
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near , St. Augustine FL 32084, US
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