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Now This is How You Load an 18th Century Cannon

When it is time to celebrate break out the cannon.

These 18th century cannons are ready to make some noise.

Witness how these 18th century cannons were loaded and shot.

YouTuber Lindybeige shared quite an interesting video. It is all about how to load and fire an 18th century cannon.

This video shows the steps that go through to load and shoot one of these behemoth 18th century cannons. These 24-pounder Naval Guns could sure deal out some serious damage.  This old school artillery was feared back in the day and now adored by tourists.

Take a step back in time and see how these big cannons were shot centuries ago. Never mind the cargo shorts and the ultra slow motion conscripts.

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Now This is How You Load an 18th Century Cannon