Chronology of Site Preparation,  Transportation, and Preservation of the BB-38 Guns 

 
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Fall 2008 - Building the foundation for the mounts for two guns. 
 
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Lifting the first gun from storage at Dahlgren Va.
 
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 May 20, 2009 - The guns arrive at Boalsburg.
 
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 Lifting the first gun to its temporary support where it will undergo restoration. 
 
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Restoration work underway. 
 
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Restoration complete, the first gun is lifted into place.
 
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 The second gun nearly in place.
 
 
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Data plate from the breech of the port gun just before primer was applied.
 
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Tampions installed and restoration work for 2009 completed.  
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