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Two historic cannon found on UK beach

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Two Georgian cannon have been uncovered on a beach in Porthcawl following the recent storms.

The cannon are approximately 5ft (1.5m) and 3ft (0.9m) in length.

http://www.bbc.co.uk...-wales-25709977

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How amazing would it be to find something like this when you are walking along the beach !

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You think that's good? Along with thousands of other children I played on top a cannon in our local adventure playground, totally unaware it was a real cannon until it was spotted by Navy men and stolen away to a museum in Plymouth! (or Portsmouth, I always get those two mixed up)

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You think that's good? Along with thousands of other children I played on top a cannon in our local adventure playground, totally unaware it was a real cannon until it was spotted by Navy men and stolen away to a museum in Plymouth! (or Portsmouth, I always get those two mixed up)

http://www.flickr.co...l79/2407885460/

Trust the Navy to spoil your fun :)

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