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A collection of monuments around the Western Cape

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French Huguenot Monument in Franschoek - an integral part of the South African history. - mine settled in America, but I like this memorial. Kenya, My Land, African History, Cape Town, South Africa, Pretoria, Scenery, French, Country
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Franschhoek French Huguenot Monument

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Taalmonument, Western Cape, South Africa (The Language monument) Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Afrikaans Language, Safari, Namibia, Dutch Colonial, Cape Town South Africa, African History, Aerial View
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Taalmonument, WCape (Language monument)

'n Standbeeld van Johan Anthoniszoon van Riebeeck (beter bekend as Jan van Riebeeck) wat op 6 April 1652 in Kaapstad geland het. Cape Town South Africa, Pretoria, My Land, African History, Daily Photo, Sculptures, Country, City, John Rhodes
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A photo each a day from South Africa's Mother City. | Page 21

Hugenot Monument Franschoek 5 minutes from La Clé des Montagnes- 4 luxurious vil. Les Seychelles, Cape Town South Africa, Historical Sites, Historical Photos, Grand Tour, African History, Animal Design, Pretoria, Architecture Art
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Hugenot Monument Franschoek

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Cape Town: Jan Van Riebeeck cool since 1652 Africa Destinations, Living In Europe, Travel Companies, Move Mountains, My Land, My Heritage, African History, Countries Of The World, Cape Town
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Cape Town: Jan Van Riebeeck, cool since 1652 #projectza #capetown #southafrica

Donated to the City of Cape Town by Cecil John Rhodes, it was unveiled on May 1899 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Safari Adventure, Cape Town South Africa, Belleza Natural, African History, West Africa, John Rhodes
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The Statue of Jan van Riebeeck being cleaned

Donated to the City of Cape Town by Cecil John Rhodes, it was unveiled on 18th May 1899

This statue of King Edward VII is to be found in the vicinity of Cape Town City Hall, South Africa. Recalling an earlier age of empire, the statue suffers the indignity (like most) of becomming a roost for birds. Africa Tattoos, African States, Boulder Beach, King Edward Vii, Cape Town South Africa, Baboon, The Beautiful Country, Most Beautiful Cities, My Land
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Statue of King Edward VII, Cape Town, South Africa

This statue of King Edward VII is to be found in the vicinity of Cape Town City Hall, South Africa. Recalling an earlier age of empire, the statue suffers the indignity (like most) of becomming a roost for birds.

Statue of Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr ["Onze Jan"], Cape Town African States, Cape Town South Africa, Dream City, My Land, Trains, Scenery, Sculptures, Colour, Statue
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Statue of Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr ["Onze Jan"], Cape Town

This statue of Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr ["Onze Jan"] is found in the city centre of Cape Town. Hofmeyr was a leading South African political figure in the second half of the 19th Centuary. "Onze Jan" is the Dutch for "Our Jan" as he was affectionly known by his followers. Wikipedia entry

Statue of Nelson Mandela in Worcester, South Africa Beautiful Places In The World, Rest Of The World, Tomorrow Is Another Day, Out Of Africa, Exotic Places, Nelson Mandela, Mosques, Afrikaans, Africa Travel
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Statue of Jan Christiaan Smuts, Cape Town Union Of South Africa, Cape Town South Africa, African States, Dream City, African History, Museums, Wallpapers, Colour, Statue
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Statue of Jan Christian Smuts, Cape Town

This statue of Jan Christian Smuts is to be found in the Company Gardens, Cape Town. Smuts was the Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa. Wikipedia entry

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Statue of Jan Christian Smuts, Cape Town

This statue of Jan Christian Smuts is to be found in the Company Gardens, Cape Town. Smuts was the Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa. Wikipedia entry

 This monument is to Those Who Died In Delville Wood During the World War I. It is now of two replicas of the Original erected at the war grave site in Delville Wood, France. The second is to be found in Johannesburg. Battle Of The Somme, Boulder Beach, Most Beautiful Beaches, Beautiful Things, Cape Town South Africa, Dream City, Beaches In The World, Holiday Destinations, Old Houses
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Delville Wood monument, Cape Town

This monument is to those who died In Delville Wood during the World War I . It is now of two replicas of the original erected at the war graves site in Delville Wood , France. The second is to be found in Johannesburg. Wikipedia entry

 This monument is to Those Who Died In Delville Wood During the World War I. It is now of two replicas of the Original erected at the war grave site in Delville Wood, France. The second is to be found in Johannesburg. Battle Of The Somme, Boulder Beach, Most Beautiful Beaches, Beautiful Things, Cape Town South Africa, Dream City, Beaches In The World, Holiday Destinations, Old Houses
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Delville Wood monument, Cape Town

This monument is to those who died In Delville Wood during the World War I . It is now of two replicas of the original erected at the war graves site in Delville Wood , France. The second is to be found in Johannesburg. Wikipedia entry

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In front of the National Art Gallery

Die Nederlandse Taalmonument in Burgersdorp. Die replika staan voor en die verwoeste beeld staan agter die replika. Die vrou wys met haar vinger na 'n boek (blad) en daarop staan De Overwinning der Hollandsche Taal! Hierdie monument is op 18 Januarie 1893 te Burgersdorp onthul en is 'n mylpaal in die taalgeskiedenis van die Afrikaner. Die monument staan bekend as die Eerste Taalmonument of die Nederlandse Taalmonument. Die Tweede Taalmonument of Afrikaanse Taalmonument staan in die Paarl. Folk Music, My Land, Weird And Wonderful, African History, South Africa, Museum, Altars, Monuments, Pagan
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Die Nederlandse Taalmonument in Burgersdorp. Die replika staan voor en die verwoeste beeld staan agter die replika. Die vrou wys met haar vinger na 'n boek (blad) en daarop staan De Overwinning der Hollandsche Taal! Hierdie monument is op 18 Januarie 1893 te Burgersdorp onthul en is 'n mylpaal in die taalgeskiedenis van die Afrikaner. Die monument staan bekend as die Eerste Taalmonument of die Nederlandse Taalmonument. Die Tweede Taalmonument of Afrikaanse Taalmonument staan in die Paarl.