The Bronze Cannon – A Relic of the Penobscot Expedition of 1779

Richardson, John R.

Category: Weapons
Keywords: Warren, Cannons
Comments: Pamphlet; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 11
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, Maine (1983), in paperback.
Description: This pamphlet tells the story of a bronze cannon recovered in 1957 from the frigate, “Warren”, which sank in 1779 off Winterport, Maine. The cannon is significant because it has an early State of Massachusetts seal on it.