Cassi Creek: I’ve been reading about Grant’s 1862 Cumberland and Tennessee River campaigns. One of the old artillery pieces was called a “columbiad” It was a huge smoothbore piece capable of both high and low trajectory fire.
Further information can be found here. http://www.civilwarartillery.com/
Long day beginning at 0500 trip to Greeneville with several stops and several purposes.
Looked at the short-range forecast realized I needed to split more firewood.