Tank Replica

Originally posted 30/10/2016 Commencing several years ago, the Friends carried out a great deal of research on the feasibility of constructing a full-size working replica Great War tank, with a view to demonstrating it at public events. After several trips to Bovington Tank Museum for research, and many painstaking hours of hard work on a … Read more

History of the Tank

The war that was widely expected to end by Christmas 1914 soon reached a stalemate, with thousands of men dying daily along 450 miles of fortified trenches running from the North Sea coast of Belgium through France to its border with Switzerland.  The opportunity for either side to break through the opposing lines had been … Read more