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Double Barreled Cannon, Athens

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The double-barreled cannon is an American Civil War-era experimental weapon and is now a modern landmark located in Athens, Georgia. While originally built for warfare, the cannon never saw battle.
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  • If you are a military buff, this is really cool. Did not expect to see this on our walk, but really made me take notice. Two blocks away, there is a beautiful white marble building. I think it was the...  more »
  • Located at the Courthouse in downtown Athens. This one of a kind cannon is interesting. The plaque tells you what you need to know. This is something you can walk to while wandering around downtown. 5...  more »
  • It's a cannon. My husband is jazzed about it because it's double-barrled, but I'm like...it didn't ever work *because* it's double-barreled so....Hooray for a weapon that never worked? But my husband ...  more »
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  • Hilariously, my family loves this thing. I'm not really into war relics, but apparently this double barrel is pretty unique ;)
  • Pretty cool if you're into that kind of thing.