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Spion Kop Battlefield
Spioenkop/Spion Kop Battlefield, Bergville Area, KwaZulu-Natal

713 | 24 January 1900 Certainly the most futile and bloodiest of five battles fought in an effort to relieve … Read More

Blockhouse Museum
Blockhouse Museum, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

14L | “Based on a blockhouse at Bergville, the only one remaining in KwaZulu-Natal. The McMaster’s replica contains a remarkable … Read More

Ladysmith Town Hall
151 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

16L | “In 1891 the Ladysmith Town Council requested proposals for a new town hall. The selected design by Robert … Read More

Convent Hill
1 Convent Road, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

17L | LOOKOUT POINT FROM CONVENT HILL Convent Hill now La Verna Hospital. This position in the hospital car park … Read More

Cove Redoubt
Cove Redoubt, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

19L | A fairly concealed position some way back along the flat crest of a hill 500 ft high, from … Read More

Gordons’ Hill
Gordons’ Hill, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

20L | This was the main Naval position: “A piece of high ground in the centre of the Northern line … Read More

Fly Kraal
Fly Kraal, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

21L | “At the Commissariat Godown, an Indian “Coolie” armed with a large umbrella constituted himself the special watcher for … Read More

Hans Dons
Hans Dons, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

22L | Johannes Hendrick De Lange was a well-known figure in Natal, having been an early Voortrekker scout into Natal … Read More

Taunton
Taunton, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

26L | Major Charles Edmund Taunton, Natal Carabiniers, was killed in action on Nov. 3rd, 1899, in a reconnaissance from … Read More