Accession Number : AD0715528

Title :   Cook's Cannon Survive 200 Years under the Sea,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Pearson,Colin

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The paper describes the restoration of the cannon jettisoned from H. M. Bark Endeavour, after 200 years on the seabed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SALVAGE, CORAL REEFS), (*NAVAL GUNS, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL)), MARINE ENGINEERING, RECOVERY, TRANSPORTATION, PRESERVATION, CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE