Suspected Second World War ordnance found in Herne Hill

Katherine Johnston (07 June, 2019)

Roads have reopened

29963The police cordon

A suspected World War Two ordnance was found on a building site in Herne Hill this morning.

Police from Lambeth MPS said the unexploded ordnance – a catch-all term for weapons such as bombs, shells, grenades and landmines – was discovered by construction workers on Dylan Road shortly before 9am.

The surrounding area, including Milkwood Road, was cordoned off until the device was made safe.

Roads have now reopened.


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.