“If you ever come across anything suspicious like this item, please do not pick it up, contact your local law enforcement agency for assistance”.
A member of the public had found what they believed was a suspected item of munition while clearing out a house. The bomb squad were able to identify it as an inert Second World War-vintage two inch mortar bomb.
Artificieri intervengono nel Comune di Brightlingsea a causa di una bomba da mortaio risalente alla seconda guerra mondiale rinvenuta in un garage situato in Samson’s Road.
If you find anything that appears to be an explosive device, do not touch it, leave it where it is and call the police. We will contact the appropriate agencies to properly dispose of the item.
Biography of a Bomb