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Riverside Park

Riverside Civil War Cannons

  • Location: Soldiers and Sailors Plaza
  • Description: Three cannons
  • Materials: bronze
  • Dimensions: Diameter: 8" Length:121", Across face of muzzle: 13"
  • Cast: 1865
  • Foundry: Seyfert, McManus & Co

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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Riverside Park Weather

  • Sat
    Chance Rain/Snow
    39°F
  • Sun
    Sunny
    43°F
  • Mon
    Slight Chc Showers
    51°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    52°F

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