Confederate Cannons Raised from the Pee Dee River

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Underwater archaeologists from the University of South Carolina raise one of three cannons recovered today. Courtesy: http://www.thestate.com

A team of underwater archaeologists from the University of South Carolina were successful in raising three Confederate cannons from the Pee Dee River outside of Florence, South Carolina. These cannons were disposed of ahead of the arrival of William T. Sherman and his troops.

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