Militaria - Danger: Unexploded Bomb!


Tasked with one of the most daring and dangerous jobs of the war, Britain’s courageous bomb disposal teams have attracted a specialised group of collectors

Wartime bomb disposal equipment included items such as this 1941-dated conspicuous warning sign that was positioned to keep the public away from the danger zone. These dramatic signs fetch around £350 today, but watch out for modern reproductions

Bomb disposal is a knife-edge profession that requires nerves of steel and a steady hand. Instead of the bomb coming to you, you go to the bomb, but make the slightest misstep and your life could be ended in milliseconds 

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