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    Lead Sabot?

    Found this on private land near the battle of New Market Virginia. Its lead and looks like part of the sabot from an artillery shell. What do you you guys think?Click image for larger version. 

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    looks like it could be, any perpendicular marks along the short aspect from the cannon barrel?
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    Nice find.
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    Yes, that's exactly what it is. Nice find. Here's one I found in the Valley a few years ago

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    Last edited by Valley Ranger; May 17, 2018 at 10:11 AM.
    "A land without ruins is a land without memories -- a land without memories is a land without history." ~ Rev. Abram Joseph Ryan, Poet Laureate of the Confederacy

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    Quote Originally Posted by diggervet View Post
    looks like it could be, any perpendicular marks along the short aspect from the cannon barrel?
    No lines I can see diggervet, itís basically flat and was smooth on both sides.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Valley Ranger View Post
    Yes, that's exactly what it is. Nice find. Here's one I found in the Valley a few years ago

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    Thanks Valley Ranger, I thought it was, thanks for confirming.

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    No doubt in my military mind
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fullstock View Post
    Thanks Valley Ranger, I thought it was, thanks for confirming.
    You bet!
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