Tag Archives: Anglo Boer War

Shipshape and Bristol Fashion (1)

For quite some time I have been mulling over a return trip to Bristol, I wanted to go already in 2017 but the weather was just not amiable to a day trip so I kept on putting it off. However, … Continue reading

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Heidelberg Concentration Camp Cemetery

This post ties into the visit I made to Heidelberg in January 2012 but only deals with the Concentration Camp  graves in the Kloof and Camp Cemetery (aka Kampplaas). It is situated just outside Heidelberg and close to the N3 offramp. To be … Continue reading

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Garden of Remembrance: Bethlehem

The town hall in Bethlehem in the Free State dates from 1930, and would have been a familiar sight to my family members who lived in the town all those years ago. It is also where the “Garden of Remembrance” … Continue reading

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The “Oud Stryders” Monument in Cottesloe

My original photographs of this monument were taken in August 2007 and I will be honest and admit I had never even known about it, and only discovered its whereabouts by accident while looking for something else in my streetfinder. … Continue reading

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