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People Had No Clue They'd Find THIS By A Lakeside

A young boy spotted something strange while walking along the lakeside of Estonia's Lake Kurtna Matasjarv. It seemed like a deep trough where nothing was growing. He followed the path that led to the lake where continuous bubbles were coming up from the bottom of the water but nothing could be seen. The boy informed adults from the surroundings and further investigation led to something beyond imagination.

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People Had No Clue They'd Find THIS By A Lakeside

People Had No Clue They'd Find THIS By A Lakeside

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The strange path

The strange path

The young boy spotted a path that led to the lake, on which no plants grew. There was no vessel or body in sight but there were bubbles streaming up from the water bed.

He alerted elders

He alerted elders

The boy, not knowing what to do with his discovery, alerted the elders around him that included hikers. After a little digging and investigating, they called upon the authorities.

More than just bubbles

More than just bubbles

The authorities, loaded with proper machines and equipments came to the scene. This meant that the story was more to just bubbles from the lake.

Further Diggings

Further Diggings

While digging the water bed, they hit something made of metal. After further excavations, it was clear that they were digging a craft or something.

The mystery revealed

The mystery revealed

After sometime that felt like forever, they were finally able to disclose the mystery. It was a WWII tank which was in nearly perfect condition.

An entire tank

An entire tank

The metal body that the authorities had struck to was a Soviet - Built T34/76A Tank. They believe that the tank was kept in the lake so that it remained out of reach of the enemies.

It's History

It's History

This mysterious tank weighs over 27 metric tons and has been in at the bottom of the lake since past 56 years. It is believed that the fight took place just 1000 feet from what is today a disc golf park.

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