|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 29 Apr 2010 17:43:33 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS: Grenades found in New Bedford (MA) clam haul|
About 100 grenades found in clam haul at New Bedford shellfish plant By Dan McDonald New Bedford Standard-Times (MA) April 24, 2010NEW BEDFORD - As many as 100 vintage hand grenades - at least several of which still contained live explosives - were blown up Friday night after Fair Tide Shellfish employees found them while sifting through the haul of a clam boat.
The explosion sent a large plume of gray and black smoke over the city's hurricane barrier after the grenades were detonated near the Gifford Street boat ramp at 7:23 p.m.
Clammers on a boat fishing in the mid-Atlantic made the unexpected catch, which went unnoticed until the vessel's arrival at the Wright Street shellfish plant.
... For the entire article, see http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100424/NEWS/4240340 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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