Old South Africa

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South African Coat of Arms 1932 - 2000

South African Coat of Arms 1932 - 2000

New Armorial Bearings and supporters were granted to the Union of South Africa by Royal Warrant in 1910. These Arms were later changed to improve their "artistic" quality and a new design was approved by the London College of Arms in 1930. An "embellished" version was approved on 21 September 1932 and came into use during 1933. It is this version which was subsequently registered at the South African Bureau of Heraldry on 13 May 1968 with the following blazon: ARMS: Quarterly per fess wavy…

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The Blood River Museum in Kwazulu-Natal: one of the most surreal monuments EVER.

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Old South African Bank Notes in the Other South African Bank Notes category was listed for on 23 Sep at by Grenhilda in Newcastle Africa Quotes, Bar Pics, Art Of Manliness, Old Coins, My Childhood Memories, My Land, African History, 1, Stamps
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British forces moved civilians into concentration camps during the Anglo-Boer War to prevent them from aiding Boer guerillas, c. Approximately women and children died in the concentration camps in the two republics (Republic of the. Old Pictures, Old Photos, African History, African Art, Military History, Historical Photos, Live, South Africa, City Photo
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Tented concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War.

Die Stem van Suid Afrika - Old South African National Anthom.

Die stem van Suid-Afrika C.J. Langenhoven

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Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

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Wolraad Woltemade statue in the grounds of Old Mutual, Pinelands. (June 1, 1773 – Table Bay, Cape Town) The wreck of De Jonge Thomas lay in Table Bay. Wolraad Woltemade rode his horse, Vonk, into the raging sea to save lives of the ship's crew. He managed to rescue 2 sailors. He repeated this 6 times successfully. Woltemade rode out into the sea again – but this time too many sailors grabbed onto his horse. Both he and the horse, & the sailors, drowned.

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This Day in History: Jul 19, 1786: The town Graaf-Reinet is founded in South Africa

On 19 July 1786 Graaff-Reinet was established by the Dutch East Indian Company (DEIC). The town was named after the Governor Cornelis Jacob van de Graeff and his wife Cornelia Reynet. Graaff-Reinet is the fourth oldest town in South Africa. It is well known as the home of magnificent examples of Cape Dutch architecture and over 220 heritage sites. The town’s early history can be traced back to the 1770s, when autonomous farms were set up in the Graaff-Reinet area by Boers trekking from the…

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The Castle c1966.

At that stage the railway lines still hugged the castle walls.

Jacobus Johannes Cornelis (Japie) Greyling, is gebore in 1890 op die plaas Smaldeel in die distrik Hoopstad, Oranje Vrystaat. Gedurende die Anglo-Boereoorlog was Japie se vader en 2 ouer broers op kommando om teen die Engelse te veg British Soldier, British Army, Union Of South Africa, Namibia, Armed Conflict, Good Old Times, Vocabulary Games, My Childhood Memories, Modern Warfare

Japie Greying: Bravery in the face of death

At dawn on a dewy, autumn morning in April 1901, Captain J.E.B Seeley and 20 handpicked, well armed British soldiers surrounded a farmhouse situated on Smaldeel, in the district of Hopetown in the …

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Statue of Piet Reteif at the Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria.

Map of the Great Trek (South Africa) during the and by Boers (Dutch/Afrikaans for "farmers"). African Map, African History, History Online, African Countries, Historical Maps, Zulu, History Facts, Family History, Trek
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Great Trek 1835-1846 | South African History Online

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Currency 1954 South African Reserve Bank Five Pounds Banknote Van Riebeeck P# 96

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