WELCOME

Welcome to the internet home of SACA - the South African Cannon Association.



PURPOSE


SACA's purpose is to support the preservation of the muzzle loading cannon heritage of South Africa, including its historical context for future generations.
Cannon and musket firing at Chavonnes Battery Museum (Cape Town).
(Click the photo to watch Basil Spencer-Hicken's video)


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SOUTH AFRICAN CANNON ASSOCIATION
Goals
FRIENDS:

Please contact us if you find any information on this website that is inaccurate or if you come across a link on this website that doesn't work.

If you would like to share your cannon photos with the muzzle loading fraternity on our website, please submit your photos for consideration to signalgun@gmail.com.

If you would like us to add your website's link to our website, please contact us and provide the link to us for consideration.

Posting our link, www.sa-cannon.com or www.sacannon.com on your website will also be appreciated.
Last update: 18 February 20133
In the mean time there are other smaller events as well.

Click here for more information.
Next BIG upcoming event:

SA Navy Festival in Simon's Town - 5, 6 & 7 April 2013.

(Dates confirmed.)
Hire a cannon & gunner
GOOGLE MAP for directions.
Weather forecast
NOW AVAILABLE
FEATURED ARTICLE
CASTING AND FIRING A MUZZLE-LOADER GUN
by Louis Wildenboer
Help unfold the mysteries...
Protect our heritage...
PROJECT SHERLOCK
UPDATE:

10 pages added since the start of the project. Find them in the alphabetical list on the Project Sherlock page.