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Anglo-Boer War Blockhouses

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British blockhouses built during the 2nd Anglo Boer War.

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Angol-Boer War Rice "Pepperpot" blockhouse and its standard seven-man crew. This style of blockhouse was the most common due to its quick construction and cheap cost versus the stone blockhouse. Military Photos, Military History, Small Castles, War Novels, Horse Drawings, British Colonial, History Photos, Fortification, African History

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

Angol-Boer War Rice "Pepperpot" blockhouse and its standard seven-man crew. This style of blockhouse was the most common due to its quick construction and cheap cost versus the stone blockhouse. Military Photos, Military History, Small Castles, War Novels, Horse Drawings, British Colonial, History Photos, Fortification, African History

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

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. Cemetery Monuments, Small Castles, Witch House, Fortification, Forts, African History, British Army, Afrikaans, Africa Travel

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) Approx 8000 were built manned by 50000 troops & 16000 African scouts. 6400 kms of barbed wire fencing was erected in order to limit the Boers' freedom of movement. British Armed Forces, British Soldier, British Army, Small Castles, World Conflicts, War Novels, Home Landscaping, Fortification, Freedom Of Movement

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.

A British blockhouse in the South African countryside. British Soldier, British Army, Small Castles, World Conflicts, Armed Conflict, The Settlers, Fortification, African History, Military History

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Private Joseph Breen in front of a British Blockhouse

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