Tag Archives: Langlaagte

Let’s go by bus!

Reading a blogpost about buses a few minutes ago got me thinking about my own experiences with bus travel as a child. Our family did not own a car, and living in Mayfair (Johannesburg), we were very fortunate that we … 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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Graves between the railway lines

I remember this cemetery from my young days travelling by train through Langlaagte to Mayfair. It is situated between the main lines and a spur that goes into the depot next to Langlaagte Station. Maintenance here does not happen very … Continue reading

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