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Dover Castle overlooks a historical miracle - The Galveston County Daily News : Travel

November 1, 2014

Dover Castle overlooks a historical miracle

Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2012 11:00 pm | Updated: 10:48 pm, Wed Nov 28, 2012.

DOVER Great Britain — When there was no Internet or TV two emergency pleas went out over radios and by word-of-mouth through every hamlet and home: Anyone who has a boat of any size bring it immediately to this small coastal town. And boats arrived by the thousands.

On a blue sky day 71 years later when we could see the French coast from here we stood underground with other tourists in Dover Castle in the very room where the ”little ships” rescue also called Operation Dynamo was run by Vice Adm. Bertram Ramsay.

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