19th Century Projectile Found at Totland Bay

An unexploded shell dating from the 19th century has been destroyed in a controlled explosion after being found at Totland Bay, Isle of Wight.  The Needles Coastguard alerted an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team – already on the island – and they came to safely detonate the device.

See: https://iwradio.co.uk/2019/05/08/bomb-disposal-team-called-to-totland-bay/