|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Black Hawk County - Gilbertville
These two small cannons set in front of the American Legion Post in Gilbertville. Both are made of cast iron, 28 inches long with a 2.125 inch bore diameter. There are no visible markings. Thanks to Dennis Bresson and his book "Iowa Civil War Cannons" for this information. The location is on the SE side of town on 6th Street off 10th Avenue. Photo taken 2/1/12.