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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

Disaster on the Dunes

Object Name

Stereoscope Photograph

Maker

Realistic Travels Publishers (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1914-18
c.1914-18

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

Stereoscope Photograph showing a view of a burst shell. 'Disaster on the Dunes; the Huns blow up the bridges and isolate our hard-pressed battalions.' Near Nieuport, in Belgium, the Battle of the Dunes featured an attempt by the Germans to gain full control of the North Sea and Channel coasts.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.33

Copyright

National Museums NI