Historic Markers Across Georgia

Hot Shot Furnace

Marker ID: GHC 
Location: At Fort McAllister
County: Bryan
Coordinates: N 31° 53.475    W 081° 11.771
  31.89125    -81.19618
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM1QZG
Hot Shot Furnace  Marker  


The hot shot oven was used to heat cannonballs red hot to set fire to attacking wooden vessels.

Georgia Historical Commission 1964

Hot Shot Furnace
Hot Shot Furnace