People look tiny next to a 15-inch Rodman Civil War cannon, mounted on the top of Fort Jefferson. It could shoot three miles in any direction. Of the 320 produced, Fort Jefferson has six. (Photo by Bonnie Gross)
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Author: Bonnie Gross Bonnie is co-founder of Florida Rambler. She spent four decades searching for places to enjoy the natural beauty and fascinating history of Florida. After a long career at the Sun Sentinel, including as executive producer of its website, she started sharing her experiences here in 2010. She lives in Fort Lauderdale with her husband and travel partner David Blasco.
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