An unexploded artillery shell was found on a beach in North Devon yesterday.
The device was found at Crow Point on Sunday afternoon, and bomb disposal teams were called in.
It's thought it was an illumination mortar that had been washed up by the recent storms.
Similar explosives have been discovered at Minehead and Dorset this weekend.
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Statistics show month of March to be sunnier than average despite a very windy and wintry period of weather in last 24 hours.
Strong winds have been wreaking havoc across our region, affecting roads, trains and ferries and disrupting journeys to work.
As we leave winter behind and re-discover daffodils and longer days, we showcase your shots of West Country spring.