Civil War Cannon Firing Competition

This event occurred in the past.
From: Grayling Visitors Bureau

Loomis Battery event
7/26/2014 - 7/27/2014
Contact Information:

(800) 937-8837
Address:
Camp Grayling Range 35
2450 North Down River Road West
Grayling, MI 49738
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On July 26 & 27, 2014, Range 35 at Camp Grayling will echo with the sights, sounds, and smells of historic ordnance, in use once again. A long range competition with historic ordnance and the public is invited to observe the activities. Approximately 20 Civil War and Spanish American War field guns are expected to take part in the competition, as well as a dozen Civil War mortars. Hearing protection, binoculars or spotting scopes and lawn chairs are recommended. Be prepared for lots of smoke and loud explosions; get a feel for what a Civil War battlefield might have been like.

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