Gemeente Tourism Diksmuide

Petrol tanks

The flooding of the Yser Plain in late October 1914 stopped the German troops in their tracks. The Petrol Tanks however remained in German hands all that time. The carcases of the two reservoirs, dominated the plain. They have now been rebuilt at a scale of 1:2.


Petrol Tanks

IJzerdijk 65 8600Diksmuide

500 metres furthur up north along the Yser.

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