WW1 mortar Hampshire
22 Jul 2018
Whilst walking her dog with a friend, local resident Carrie Hills found the WW1 mortar lying in the mud. She called the Police, who alerted a Royal Navy bomb disposal unit stationed in Portsmouth. The experts identified the weapon as a British...
unexploded German bomb Teignmouth
12 Jul 2018
Royal Navy divers from Plymouth identified the object as a 1,200 kg unexploded German bomb dropped during WWII.  Two civilian SCUBA divers raised the alarm, resulting in the Royal Navy's deployment. The weapon was then towed to deeper water and...
mortar bomb littlehampton WWII
06 Jul 2018
Explosive Ordnance Disposal experts attended the scene and identified the weapon as a mortar bomb from WWII. The safest and quickest place to dispose of small UXO items found in coastal locations is in shallow water. As such, the army team blow up...