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Object ID # 1957.002.043
Object Name Bullet
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Credit line In Memory of Dr. Harvey Bannerman
Made Unknown
Description A cartridge / bullet, from a CPR strike (dent on tip)
Provenance Unknown. This bullet is probalby related to a Canadian Pacific Railway strike. What year did it occur? Between 1885 and 1911, Owen Sound's port was the headquarters of the C.P.R. fleet, and many people and freight items travelled to and from the Canadian west.
Collection Armaments Collection
Material Brass/Lead
Dimensions W-1.8 L-7.9 Dia-1.9 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Bannerman, Dr. Harvey
Subjects Bullets
Firearms
Strikes
Strikebreakers
Ammunition
Search Terms Canadian Pacific Railway (C.P.R., later CP Rail)