Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower at St Ouen’s Bay – Jersey, United Kingdom


The Jägerstand and museum – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey United Kingdom

W26, Widerstandsnest 26 – Lewis Tower with Museum

At resistance nest Lewis Tower is a little museum on the defensive position at St Ouens Bay. At the site are two WakoFest Gruppenunterstands, a Regelbau 606 for 60 cm Searchlight crew with a FH HWB search light garage (Welblech). A WaKoFest bunker for a 4,7 cm K 36 (t) anti-tank gun integrated in the anti-tank wall. A Jägerbunker for 10,5 cm French Skoda gun and a FA understand. The Jägerstand is turned into a museum. A Renault FT tank turret is placed on top, its was original at the Widerstandsnest though.

Renault FT tank turret on the Jägerstand – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey United Kingdom
Renault FT tank turret on the Jägerstand – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey United Kingdom
Renault FT tank turret on the Jägerstand – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey United Kingdom
Renault FT tank turret on the Jägerstand – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey United Kingdom
Sealed Tobruk at Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey, United Kingdom
WakoFest Jägerstand for 10,5 cm gun at Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower
WakoFest Jägerstand for 10,5 cm gun at Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower
WakoFest Jägerstand for 10,5 cm gun at Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower
Searchlight garage at the Lewis Tower – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey U.K.

W27, Widerstandsnest 27 – Beach Entrance

Lying next to Widerstandsnest 26 is Widerstandsnest 27, the beach entrance. This is the location of the integrated WaKoFest 4,7 cm PaK anti-tank bunker.

Beach entranvce with an intergrated 4,7 cm Bunker – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower
WakoFest 4,7 cm gun bunker – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey U.K.
Inside the WakoFest 4,7 cm gun bunker – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey U.K.
Inside the WakoFest 4,7 cm gun bunker – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey U.K.
Inside the WakoFest 4,7 cm gun bunker – Widerstandsnest Lewis Tower – Jersey U.K.

Visit

Unfortunately at our arrival the museum was closed, it is open during tourist season in summertime.
A car park gives you easy access to the Widerstandsnest. Some of the bunkers are open so bring a torch.



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