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Negative - Three Children Seated on a Cannon at Lake Wendouree, Ballarat, Victoria, 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 000249

Description Of Content:
Three children seated on a cannon at Lake Wendouree.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mary Tanner, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cannons, firearms, lakes, public gardens, weapons
Themes this item is part of: Arms Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
People Depicted: Humphries, J.; Ryan, M; Ryan, M.
Organisations Depicted: Lake Wendouree
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1928
Creator: Mrs Ryan, 1928


John Rogers Posted on 20 Apr 2013 8:52 AM
This gun is a 64 pounder rifled gun converted from a 32 pounder smooth bore gun. It is located at View Point, Lake Wendouree & is most likely the right gun, number 7852 (1694).
John Rogers Posted on 20 Apr 2013 8:53 AM
More information on these gun can be found at www.cerberus.com.au/nelson_guns_slideshow.html

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