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  • Transit plug with lifting eye for very large British shell used on the Somme battlefield

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    Transit plug with lifting eye for very large British shell this was screwed in to the nose used during transit from the factory to the front and was then the lifting point by the crane that lifted the massive shell in to the gun. This plug still in very nice condition.This with its screw thread it has been over painted and it is good enough to screw back in to a shell if you wanted to this plug has been recovered from the Somme battlefield and has been cleaned after the recovery and a very nice artillery relic from the famous Somme battlefield.

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