48 tonnes of silver WWI

The Royal Mint has received an overseas delivery of 48 tonnes of silver – 70 years later than expected.

Royal Mint takes delivery of 48 tonnes of silver salvaged from site of WWII shipwreck. Deep-sea explorers discovered the SS Gairsoppa three miles beneath the surface after it was torpedoed during World War Two The Royal Mint has received an overseas delivery of 48 tonnes of silver – 70 years later than expected. Depleted of…