Side View Turret #1

Side View Turret #1 (HM2GRX)

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N 39° 56.394', W 75° 7.999'

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Standing 5 stories high, this side view shows the massive size of the 2,050 Ton 16 inch Gun Turret. It took a crew of 77 sailors to load and fire this three rifle Gun Turret. Capable of firing one 1,900 lb. High Capacity or one 2,700 lb. Armor Piercing Projectile 23 nautical miles from each rifle every 30 seconds. There is storage for 390 Projectiles and over 2,340 bags of powder. There are also nine additional practice rounds stored in this Gun Turret.
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Date Added Monday, May 13th, 2019 at 8:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 488610 N 4421095
Decimal Degrees39.93990000, -75.13331667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.394', W 75° 7.999'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 23.64" N, 75° 7' 59.94" W
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