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Louisa County: Wapello
GPS Coordinates: 41.178683 by -91.185733
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This is a 3.67 inch, 20 pounder Army Parrott rifle with an inscription on the front of the cannon mount. Contrary to the inscription, it is believed the cannon was cast at West Point Foundry in Cold Spring, NY in 1861. It is on the grounds of the Louisa County Courthouse, 2 blocks south of the business district. Photos taken 1/9/08 and 8/12/20.