Ft. Pitt Museum http://wesa.fm en Ft. Pitt Museum Fires Replica 18th Century Cannon http://wesa.fm/post/ft-pitt-museum-fires-replica-18th-century-cannon <p><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/d5NMJAe930Y" frameborder="0" height="323" width="575"></iframe></p><p>An 18<sup>th</sup> century replica cannon was fired for the first time Wednesday morning at the Fort Pitt Museum at Point State Park.</p><p>A six-person crew of colonial re-enactors used all the proper protocol and ceremony in firing a blank round in the 600-pound cannon, which was made entirely in Western Pennsylvania.</p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 17:18:29 +0000 Charlee Song 10830 at http://wesa.fm