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Opening hours

High Ash offers 24 hour access, 365 days a year. 


How to find us

How to find us
High Ash , Ickburgh , Thetford
Sat Nav Postcode: IP26 5BZ
By Car

Follow the A1065 Brandon to Swaffham road. Approximately two miles outside the village of Mundford, turn left into High Ash.

OS Grid Ref

52.538286239034, 0.67203283309937

Parking and prices

Located off of the A1065. 

There are no parking charges at High Ash. 

Additional information

Number of accessible parking spaces: 0

Try our easy access trails page to find accessible parking near you.

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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 
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