Near the royal kraal u Mgungundlovu is a memorial to Retief and his party, executed on orders from King Dingane on 6 February 1838.
By the middle of 1837 the vanguard of the Great Trek had reached the Drakensberg.
Eleven Victoria Crosses were awa Double storey; symmetrical; pediment surrounded by cement railings; Georgian-style entrance door; up Was originally built as a Masonic Lodge-the second lodge built in Dundee.
It was an important element of the British fortifications, which were erected between Ladysmith and Newcastle just before the First War of Independence i Type of site: Fort Previous use: fortification. On the west side of the R23 about 50 km (31 mi) north of Ladysmith or south of Newcastle is the hamlet of For.
Historical and architectural interest - Fort Mistake, built in the style of the Indian hill forts, i This farmhouse is an excellent example of a smaller Victorian Natal farmhouse and is of fine dressed stone with a high front stoep.
The Thornley Homestead was erected c1897 after Peter Smith, the founder of the Borough of Dundee, pu Has neo-Gothic windows and doors; straight end-gables; well-proportioned stonework in the walls as w Third church building of the Dutch reformed denomination in Dundee since towns erection in 1862.
This stone church with its straight end gables and neo-Gothic windows and doors was inaugurated in January 1885.