Cars on the ice at Dordrecht

DORDRECHT - The continuing cold of recent weeks is the Oude Maas at Dordrecht completely frozen. Omdat het veer tussen Dordrecht...

French troops flee from the English flag’ Dordrecht

After years of French domination in Dordrecht 24 november 1813 again a free city. Dordtenaren had Dordrecht red-white-red flag hoisted, that was when the English flag by the French view. Then they fled.

Emperor Napoleon in Rotterdam

Emperor Napoleon visits our region in October 1811. Everything has to give way to the Emperor in Rotterdam, but in Dordrecht the city council is still asleep when the emperor arrives.