Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number P05227.010
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Maker Bruce, Robert (Photographer)
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made August 1915


A collection of shells collected from Anzac Beach that failed to explode upon hitting the water. In the centre is a 11 inch shell from the German battle cruiser Goeben, beside which are two 4.2 inch shells fired from the Turkish gun known as 'Beachy Bill' and two smaller 12 pounders. In front are a variety of Turkish and Allied ammunition cartridges.