ARSONISTS hit a 50 gallon oil drum in Wyberton last night (Thursday).
Fire and Rescue were called to the incident at 6.42pm where severe damage by fire was caused to the drum and contents situated on Streetway.
A single-storey empty farm building was also severely damaged by smoke.
Fire and police have both confirmed the fire was caused deliberately.
Two fire crews from Boston attended and one hose reel was used to extinguish the flames.
Anyone with information should call 0300 111 0300.