On the Sevastopol beach the mine
On rusty zhelezjaku the health-resort visitors who had a rest on a city beach " have casually come across; Solar “. It it has appeared not simply zhelezjaka, and 120 - millimetric German minometnaja a smoke mine. The thingummy has suddenly filled with smoke and has lighted up directly on sand. Frightened pljazhniki have called on “ 01 “ also have called pirotehnikov. And very much in time. It is a little more - and the ammunition which has heated up on the sun could jerk. And after all round hundred people …
- This mine has lain in Black sea of more than sixty years, - the chief under abnormal condition - a saving part of a special purpose of the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Ukraine in Sevastopol Oleg PISKORSKY tells. - Nevertheless has saved all technical properties. The smoke mine of this kind at interaction with air or at heating lights up. More precisely, the smoke substance from which can work a trotyl charge lights up.
the Mine at once have taken out and have destroyed on range in settlement Khmelnitskiy. And a bit later it became known about the second similar find. In water area kerchenskogo boarding house “ Friendship “ divers from the Ministry of Emergency Measures in 10 metres from coast have caught a sea anchor mine. In the beginning of war Germans have established such 5 200 - kilogramme mines of the sample of 1912. Radius of scattering of splinters from such - about 800 metres. On classification, transportation of it boezapasa on a land is excluded, therefore will neutralise a mine today deeply in passage. And for this time have settled out in a safe zone of inhabitants of nearby houses and having a rest, and also have closed beaches and sea water area.