Archaeologists Recover Three Civil War Cannons from Scuttled CSS Pee Dee

A team of underwater archaeologists from the University of South Carolina has recovered three Civil War cannons – two Confederate Brooke rifle cannons (11.8 and 12.25 feet each) and one captured Union Dahlgren cannon (8.9 feet) – from CSS Pee Dee, a 150-foot Confederate gunboat that was destroyed by Confederate forces so it would not [...] —> Read More