Anzac Gallipoli Archaeology Database

Artefact Barbed wire
Feature ID:
532
Artefact No.:
308.2
Barbed wire
Survey Date:
11 September 2012
The Nek
Period:
c. 1915
Turkish
Deployed By:
ANZAC
Length (cm):
40
Width (cm):
Preservation:
Associated Feature:
530, 532
metal
Photographed:
Yes
Description:
Barbed wire segments. British type. Found with other barbed wire segments about 3m apart beside trench F530. Double-strand helix. One of strands broken. 5 barbs evenly spaced 8cm apart. Dimensions: 40cm long strand (straightened) x 0.4cm diameter strand; 1.8cm long barbs.

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