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Negative - Man & Woman on a Cannon in the Botanical Gardens, Ballarat, Victoria, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 001039

Description Of Content:
A man and a woman posing on a cannon in the Ballarat Botanic Gardens.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from J Chisholm, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cannons, public gardens, weapons
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ARMS & ARMOUR
Secondary Classification: Firearms
Tertiary Classification: longarms
Organisations Depicted: Ballarat Botanical Gardens
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat Botanical Gardens, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920
Creator: Mrs C Chisholm, circa 1920

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John Rogers Posted on 30 Jul 2010 5:39 PM
A smooth bore 25 cwt 32 pounder cannon as used on board HMCS Victoria or in the shore defences of Port Phillip Bay. The cannon was cast in 1847 or 1848 by Low Moor.

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