Anzac Gallipoli Archaeology Database

Artefact Barbed wire
Feature ID:
532
Artefact No.:
307
Barbed wire
Survey Date:
11 September 2012
The Nek
Period:
c. 1915
Turkish
Deployed By:
Turkish
Length (cm):
34
Width (cm):
Preservation:
Associated Feature:
530, 532
metal
Photographed:
Yes
Description:
Single-strand helix. German type. 10 barbs concentrated at one end, 1.8- 2cm long barbs. Closely spaced, c. 0.8cm between barbs. Found with other barbed wire segments about 3m apart beside trench F530.

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