The cannon ball was most likely left by Confederate Gen. Joseph Johnston's troops who were camped in the area of Hillsborough in the latter days of the Civil War.
The cannon ball was most likely left by Confederate Gen. Joseph Johnston's troops who were camped in the area of Hillsborough in the latter days of the Civil War. hlynch@newsobserver.com
The cannon ball was most likely left by Confederate Gen. Joseph Johnston's troops who were camped in the area of Hillsborough in the latter days of the Civil War. hlynch@newsobserver.com

Amateur archaeologist finds history in Hillsborough river

June 15, 2014 8:59 AM