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January 2021

January 2021

Unexploded depth charge found in fishing catch

Coast Guard officers blockaded a fishing port in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan after an unexploded depth charge was found on a fishing vessel while the crew was unloading the catch at the fish market. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team removed the item to safe disposal. See article:

UXO found on Slapton Sands beach in Devon

Believed to be three World War Two anti-tank mines. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team carried out a controlled explosion at the scene. See article:

EOD team dispose of unexploded ordnance found on golf course

An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team safely disposed of what’s believed to be a two inch mortar after it was discovered at Ogbourne Downs Golf Club, Wiltshire. See article:

Congratulations to Ben

Congratulations to Ben Wilkinson who has recently been appointed as Director of Land Operations at 6 Alpha Associates.

WWII UXO found on a Cornish beach

Found on the beach at Hayle, close to the Sandy Acres campsite. The item is believed to be a mortar. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team will carry out safe disposal of the item. See article:

Suspected Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) found in Hyde

No controlled explosion was required at the scene. The item has been removed by an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Team. See article:

Unexploded hand grenade pulled from River Thames

Reading magnet fisherman pulls unexploded hand grenade from River Thames. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Team attended and removed the item. See article:

Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) found off the coast of Chalkwell beach

Further UXO items discovered on a beach near Southend-On-Sea, following items found before Christmas by local bait diggers. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team attended and the removed items. See article:

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