Nelson & His World

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 Post subject: The Gunpowder Treason
PostPosted: Mon Nov 07, 2011 11:48 am 
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In the 18th and 19th centuries, RN ships fired a salute of up to 21 guns on the anniversary of the Gunpowder Treason. Does anyone know how long this practice continued?

They also fired a salute on the anniversary of the Restoration of King Charles II.

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