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How it works: Magnetic fishing and the hand grenade in a Wigston river

This is the magnet fishing line which pulled a hand grenade out of water near Wigston this week. As reported, the bomb squad was called in after two men found the unexploded device. Magnetic fishing is a relatively new hobby along the lines of treasure hunting. The aim is to retrieve metal objects lost in water. The magnets are strong …

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