Visit this stunning site which is home to beautiful views and rich historical features
Located near Mundford in Thetford, you won't miss the Cromwell tank that marks the entrance to the forest. A must-see site for those interested in history, this tank is a memorial to the 7th Armoured Division, known as the Desert Rats, who were based here during World War II.
Learn about High Ash's interesting historic background on its easy access route which details the stories of the Desert Rats and their time in this area.
At a glance
- Historic WW2 memorial
- Walking trail