wartime bomb detonated by Navy team in Burnham-On-Sea
Royal Navy Bomb Disposal team returned to Burnham-On-Sea at the
weekend to deal with more wartime ordnance discovered in the Bristol
equipment checks, they loaded their boat and launched from the beach
next to Burnham's jetty with the help of the RNLI.
was a low tide exposing the treacherous mud so with our experience
and launch equipment they asked us to assist them with launch and
recovery," said a spokesman.
job took around four hours to complete and the RN crew were recovered
at around 4pm on Saturday - the second incident of the week.