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Unexploded bomb found near Happisburgh

PUBLISHED: 13:42 14 August 2010 | UPDATED: 09:48 16 September 2010

Police and a bomb disposal unit were called to the scene of an unexploded bomb, possibly a mortar, on Saturday morning near Happisburgh.

An emergency call was made at around 8.

Police and a bomb disposal unit were called to the scene of an unexploded bomb, possibly a mortar, on Saturday morning near Happisburgh.

An emergency call was made at around 8.20am and police were in attendance shortly after off the coast road between Happisburgh and Lessingham.

A police spokesman said there had been no need for home evacuations because of the very rural nature of where the device had been found.


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