Go Back Report # 129
07-11-1956

07-11-1956

11 July. Sète, Pont Virla1, Herault, France

Strange story from France:     

"Two workmen and some divers working near the bridge1 were surprised by the appearance of a red-colored, metallic object, trailing flames 20 meters long. The object appeared and disappeared many times on the surface of the water."  (78.)                                                                        

This reference: The Fifth Horseman of the Apocalypse: UFOs: A History, 1956 by Loren Gross: May-July, p. 66 & 69, published 1993.

Another reference (#78) – Need –MUFOB, new series 9, #43, winter 1977-8, p. 8.

Note: Although I can’t confirm it, I believe that MUFOB stands for Magonia UFO BlogSpot.-CF-

Reference: http://www.ufo.it/testi/itacat1.htm          

Note 1: Sète - Pont Virla = Sète – Virla Bridge

UFOCAT PRN – 26753

UFOCAT URN – 132268 The Fifth Horseman of the Apocalypse: UFOs: A History, 1956 by

                                        Loren Gross: May-July, p. 66, 69, published 1993

UFOCAT URN – 026753 Computerized Catalog (N=3076), #2137 by J. Vallee, no © date

UFOCAT URN – 172233 *U* UFO Computer Database by Larry Hatch, # XXXXXX, © 2002    

Europe – France. Body of water is the Gulf of Lion, Mediterranean Sea

Sète     Latitude 43-24-00 N, Longitude 3-42-00 E (D-M-S)

Reference: http://geonames.nga.mil/ggmaviewer/    

UFO Location (UFOCAT) Latitude 43.43 N, Longitude 3.72 E (D.%)    


 



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