Strange that the Boers did not advance after their victory; stranger still that they retired from Dordrecht.
But this is not all that is remarkable in the history of Dordrecht.
It came from the Dordrecht gallery, and is an undoubted Both!
I was seaman on board the wrecked ship, which belonged to Dordrecht.
Good news came through the heliograph about General Gatacre's force at Dordrecht.
Unless I am greatly mistaken one of the ships is the Dordrecht.
Of course Dordrecht itself is typically Dutch; one would not expect anything else of a place with a name like that.
On leaving Dordrecht, the farewell was one that might have been tendered to a sovereign.
I was seaman on board the ship, which belonged to Dordrecht.
In the background, on the horizon, are trees and the spires and towers of Dordrecht.