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World War Two rocket recovered from harbour

Royal Navy divers have managed to recover a World War Two rocket from the harbour at Harwich. The V2 rocket was fired at England from Germany but this one's highly explosive warhead was no longer attached.

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  • V2 rocket recovery

    Royal Navy and Army bomb disposal experts have removed the remnants of a V2 rocket which was submerged off the Essex coast at Harwich.

  • WW2 rocket recovered

    Royal Navy divers recovered a World War Two V2 rocket from the harbour at Harwich in Essex

  • V2 rocket in Essex

    Bomb disposal unit is currently in Harwich waiting for low tide, which will allow them to carry out further assessments on the V2 missile.