avenham park mortar

Preston unexploded bomb: Police cordon lifted after second mortar found

Police have tweeted a picture of where the mortar has been discovered Another mortar has been found in a field near Avenham Park in Preston. Preston Police were on the scene from around 6.30pm on Saturday after reports of another military mortar had […]

6 years ago
Watch: Military mortar detonated in controlled explosion in fields near River Ribble

Mortar is detonated in fields near Avenham Park — Preston City Police (@PrestonPolice) April 25, 2015 An old military mortar found by metal detecting enthusiasts in a field near the River Ribble has been detonated. Preston Police […]

6 years ago
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