“If you ever come across anything suspicious like this item, please do not pick it up, your local law enforcement agency for assistance”.
RAF Cowden was used as a bombing range from 1959 to 1998. Over the years it has been subject to extensive coastal erosion which leaves UXO on the beach. To date, relatively small amounts of UXO have been left and the MOD has removed it with minimum disruption to public access to the beach.
Aerea Cowden. Artificieri dell’Esercito dal 13 luglio al 14 agosto chiudono un tratto di spiaggia di Cowden Sands a causa del rinvenimento di numerosi ordigni di vario calibro e peso rinvenuti a riva e tra sabbia e sassi.
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.