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Notes:

Captain Anderson had raised the iron cannon from The Anson on 11 April 1903. He is pictured here in his Sunday best, with his wife, family and crew in the hold of his ship, The Greencastle. The cannon later disintegrated due to lack of conservation techniques.

The Iron Cannon From The Anson

Record Number: PEZPH : 1990.1143
Identification
Full name: Black And White Photograph
Brief description: Captain Anderson had raised the iron cannon from The Anson on 11 April 1903. He is pictured here in his Sunday best, with his wife, family and crew in the hold of his ship, The Greencastle. The cannon later disintegrated due to lack of conservation techniques.
Production
Person: Gibson, Alexander
Date: --
Place: Penzance
Copyright
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