One of the four cannons that remain at Fort DeSoto. It was an 1890 12-inch mortar with a range of 6.8 miles. (Photo by Rusty One via Flickr)
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Author: Bob Rountree Bob Rountree roams the state with his wife Kathy in their 25-foot Starcraft AR-One travel trailer, exploring Florida's back roads, hidden beaches and scenic parks with kayaks, beach toys and bicycles in tow. A retired journalist based in Deerfield Beach and living the good life, Bob is co-founder of FloridaRambler.com.
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