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Early 19th century noon sundial cannon.
The cannon was loaded with a charge of gunpowder.  At noon the glass lense would direct a beam directly on the touch hole of the cannon, causing it to fire.  Kind of like an alarm clock.

Early 19th century noon sundial cannon.

The cannon was loaded with a charge of gunpowder.  At noon the glass lense would direct a beam directly on the touch hole of the cannon, causing it to fire.  Kind of like an alarm clock.

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