CSS Alabama Cannon’s Home is in Alabama at the Museum of Mobile

One of the cannon from the Confederate raider CSS Alabama came to the Museum of Mobile in Mobile, Alabama on Tuesday, June 15, 2010. Saturday June 19, 2010, is the 146th anniversary of its sinking as related in English Shipyards Build the Tallahassee and the Alabama.

The Alabama’s cannon will become the central exhibit in the 700 foot square exhibit gallery that will open later in the summer. It joins the collection of other artifacts recovered from the Alabama that are on loan from the United States Navy.

 
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