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Diver finds WW2 mine off Cornwall

archive – Diving NewsDiver finds WW2 mine off Cornwall A large explosive device found by diver Mark Milburn half a mile off Maenporth beach near Falmouth in late November turned out…

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Scuba News

Cornish divers lift unique weights

…a depth of 4-7m. Designated as a protected wreck, since 2016 the site has been investigated by Gibbins and local dive operator Mark Milburn under licence from Historic England. In…

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Divers leave ‘dirty wreck’ virtually clean

DIVING NEWS Divers leave ‘dirty wreck’ virtually clean Last clean: dive-team on Atlantic Scuba’s Moonshadow. (Picture: Mark Milburn) Volunteer divers have finally succeeded in clearing ghost-fishing gear from what had…

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Scuba Diving

Solved – the St Ives Mystery

UK WRECK DIVER Solved – the St Ives Mystery MARK MILBURN turns detective once again to tackle a wreck conundrum in Falmouth Bay spanning two world wars ‘Looking for a…

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World Dives

NOW YOU SEE IT…

WRECK DIVER The Schiedam Prize is a major 17th-century shipwreck that lies off the Cornish coast. Frustratingly, the shifting sands reveal its secrets only fleetingly, but mark milburn was lucky…

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Diver beside the engine crankshaft of UB128.
Scuba Diving

The U-Boat Coast

…‘Pendennis’, what were these subs? MARK MILBURN investigates, and believes he can now paint a clearer picture of what lies where and why I’VE BEEN STUDYING SOME OLD PHOTOGRAPHS, as…

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