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16 inch Krupp railwaygun in US

Phil Gilson
 

From minutes 3:54, 4:46, 5:34 of the following video 1) PRR history https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pg4yaqJzAjY
  1. Drawings with explanations for the Pennsylvania Railroad type F gun transportation car used to bring a 16” Krupp cannon to the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago,- Pages 5 & 6 https://heritagerailalliance.wildapricot.org/resources/Resources/Historical%20Documents/PRR%20Catalogue%20for%20Worlds%20Columbian%20Exhibition%20Elfreth%20Watkins_1893.pdf

  2. Narrative history of the gun and the Krupp arms dynasty

    http://www.chicagonow.com/chicago-history-cop/2013/11/the-krupp-gun-pavilion-at-the-1893-worlds-columbian-exposition-the-largest-gun-a-huge-scandal-historic-mystery-and-the-cooling-of-the-white-city

  3. Phil, Bklyn

David Ellis
 

Very interesting.  Thanks for posting it.
Dave

On Mon, May 4, 2020 at 1:41 PM Phil Gilson <breezyphil@...> wrote:
From minutes 3:54, 4:46, 5:34 of the following video 1) PRR history https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pg4yaqJzAjY
  1. Drawings with explanations for the Pennsylvania Railroad type F gun transportation car used to bring a 16” Krupp cannon to the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago,- Pages 5 & 6 https://heritagerailalliance.wildapricot.org/resources/Resources/Historical%20Documents/PRR%20Catalogue%20for%20Worlds%20Columbian%20Exhibition%20Elfreth%20Watkins_1893.pdf

  2. Narrative history of the gun and the Krupp arms dynasty

    http://www.chicagonow.com/chicago-history-cop/2013/11/the-krupp-gun-pavilion-at-the-1893-worlds-columbian-exposition-the-largest-gun-a-huge-scandal-historic-mystery-and-the-cooling-of-the-white-city

  3. Phil, Bklyn