KwaZulu Natal Battlefield Tours | Isandlwana & Rorke's Drift | Anglo Zulu War
We offer in-depth battlefied tours of the Anglo Zulu war of 1879. Our guides will take you to Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift to see the battlefields.
Boer War blockhouse (South Africa)
I wondered if anybody would be interested in this photo of a Boar war blockhouse. The origanal photo was faded and sepia, I have had it restored and coloured, it is now
Second Boer War
The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boerenoorlog, Afrikaans: Tweede Vryheidsoorlog, literally "Second Freedom War") was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the United Kingdom and the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and Orange Free State. The British war effort w...
Anglo Boer War Blockhouses
Anglo Boer War Blockhouses – Blogging while allatsea TThis article demonstrates that the stone blockhouses DID vary in design. This lends credence to the design of the Vaalwater blockhouse.
A British blockhouse, South Africa, 1901 (c) | Online Collection
A British blockhouse, South Africa, 1901 (c) Approx 8,000 were built, manned by 50,000 troops & 16,000 African scouts. 6,400 kms of barbed wire fencing was erected in order to limit the Boers' freedom of movement.
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