Back to thumbnails

Belgian refugees on the harbour at Ostend waiting for a boat to take them to England, 1914.

Belgian refugees on the harbour at Ostend waiting for a boat to take them to England, 1914.

2-618-723 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

          

Belgian refugees on the harbour at Ostend waiting for a boat to take them to England, 1914. The United Kingdom was home to 250,000 Belgian refugees during World War One, the largest single influx of immigrants in the country's history. On 14th October 1914, 16,000 Belgian refugees arrived in Folkestone in a single day. From 'The Manchester Guardian: History of the War', Vol. I.-1914-15., 1915.


Details


Image Aliases

  1. 0580028947
  1. 2-618-723
  1. 2618723

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4061x2992
File Size : 35598kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
Medium
  1. Photograph
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ Belgium
  4. --------- Flanders
  5. ------------ West Flanders
  6. --------------- Ostend
  1. 51 13 24 N , 002 54 43 E

Buy a Print  
Back to top