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Unravelling the Rand Revolt Casualties

One of the many thousands of questions that I have asked myself since I started photographing war graves was: “How many people were killed during the Rand Revolt?” The assumption being that you actually knew what the Rand Revolt of … Continue reading

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Newtown and Johannesburg revisited

During my previous visit to Newtown in September of 2011, I was severely hampered by really crappy weather. This time around, even though it was winter,  the weather had warmed up considerably from the previous week. The occasion was the … Continue reading

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The Remains of George Harrison Park

   This is another of my blogposts that have been written after the fact and deals with George Harrison Park, or should I say, what was left of George Harrison Park when I visited it on 09 September 2011.   … Continue reading

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Witwatersrand Plaque

Coming back from the West Rand one Saturday, I was in the area of Witpoortjie Station, and on that day my favourite steam engine was returning from her day trip to Magaliesberg. I decided to see whether I could catch … Continue reading

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Confidence Reef

This is another retroactive blogpost highlighting some of my discoveries, this time it is Confidence Reef in Kloofendal Nature Reserve in Roodepoort.      I do not recall where I read about Confidence Reef originally, but when I moved to … Continue reading

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