Anzac Gallipoli Archaeology Database

Artefact Barbed wire
Feature ID:
386
Artefact No.:
178
Barbed wire
Survey Date:
22 September 2011
Quinn's Post
Period:
c. 1915
ANZAC
Deployed By:
ANZAC
Length (cm):
Width (cm):
Preservation:
Associated Feature:
Metal
Photographed:
Yes
Description:

Two pieces of barbed wire, originally one (broke apart after removal). Could have been swept down the watercourse from above. First section has three intertwined strands and second section has two. Double helix strand intertwined type. Single barbs approx. 8.0 cm apart, barbs themselves are quite short - about 1.4 cm. Measurements: l. 60 cm and l. 37.5 cm. Photo is a grab from 2011 Notebook pdf.

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Photographs are the work of Antonio Sagona.