HOUT BAY MUSEUM - HOUT BAY (WESTERN CAPE)
SOUTH AFRICAN CANNON ASSOCIATION
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ABOUT HOUT BAY MUSEUM

The Hout Bay Museum is a small, one-room museum situated next to the tourist office in 4 Andrew Road, Hout Bay.

According to the Durr Record, there should be one 1-pounder swivel gun of Dutch origin and  one 18-pounder Swedish cannon on this cannon site.


VIEW THE HOUT BAY HERITAGE TRUST WEBSITE

Visit the Hout Bay Museum website here.

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Photos by Fanus van der Merwe (2013).
Empty cannon carriage at West Fort (512 x 384)
More empty cannon carriages at West Fort (512 x 384)
The empty carriages of West Fort with East Fort in the middle accross the bay (512 x 384)
Buried cannon at West Fort viewed from the muzzle end (512 x 384)
Buried cannon at West Fort viewed from the rear end (512 x 384)
Exposed trunnion end of buried cannon at West Fort (512 x 384)