First World War Zeebrugge Bell, Dover Town Hall, Kent, United Kingdom

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John Latter on April 27, 2007

The Zeebrugge Bell (from the Zeebrugge Mole, Belgium) on the front of Dover's Town Hall is rung every April 23rd on St. George's Day to commemorate Admiral of the Fleet Sir Roger Keyes' famous (although not particularly successful) Zeebrugge Raid in 1918.

More information on the Zeebrugge Raid.

The comment appended to this photo describes the location of the Zeebrugge Bell on the front of the Town Hall.

John Latter on February 13, 2013

A better photograph of this First World War memorial is now available at:

World War I Zeebrugge Bell of Dover Town Hall, England, United Kingdom

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 27, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by John Latter
    • Camera: PENTAX Corporation PENTAX Optio 33LF
    • Taken on 2007/03/27 11:27:30
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 17.40mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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