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Second World War shell found in town

PUBLISHED: 14:58 26 April 2019 | UPDATED: 10:27 29 April 2019

The bomb disposal squad will carried out a controlled explosion after a Second World War bomb was found. Picture: Contributed by Suffolk Police

The bomb disposal squad will carried out a controlled explosion after a Second World War bomb was found. Picture: Contributed by Suffolk Police

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The bomb disposal squad was called out to a controlled explosion after a Second World War bomb was found.

The bomb disposal squad was called out a controlled explosion after a Second World War bomb was found.

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The explosion took place on private land in Barsham at around 3pm yesterday.

This comes after a Second World War shell was found at Frederick's Road in Beccles earlier that day.

A spokesperson from Suffolk Constabulary said: “The shell was discovered in the garden of an address in Frederick's Road, Beccles, and is described as being approximately 90mm in diameter, and 30cm tall.”


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