Rifleman’s Post
Rifleman’s Post, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

“The 2nd Battalion Kings Royal Rifles began building Rifleman’s Post on 1st November 1899. Sited on the western perimeter the … Read More

The Royal Hotel
140 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

“The Royal”, built circa 1878 before the Anglo-Zulu War, and a request for a liquor licence was made in 1886 … Read More

Utrecht Town Hall
The Town Hall, Voor Street, Utrecht, KwaZulu Natal

This lovely sandstone building was erected in 1913 and is a National Monument.

Newcastle Town Hall
Scott Street, Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal

The Town Hall was completed in July 1899 just in time to be occupied by the Boer Forces at the … Read More

Soofi Mosque
Soofi Mosque, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

“The first Muslim traders came to Ladysmith in 1885. Showing honesty and courtesy as businessmen they were firm in their … Read More

Old Fort
1 Kerk Ln, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

“A section of the old walls can be seen where it has been incorporated into the current South Africa Police … Read More

The Carnegie Art Gallery
Scott Street, Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal

The Carnegie Gallery can be found in the Municipal Gardens across the walkway from the municipal offices between Scott and … Read More

Tchrengula, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

At daybreak on Monday 30th October 1899 Col. Carelton’s column, supposedly on their way to Nicholson’s Nek, found themselves on … Read More

The Old Irrigation System
The Old Irrigation System, Hoog Street, Utrecht, KwaZulu Natal

The town was established in 1855 and in 1860 the irrigation system was started and considerably extended up to 1865. … Read More

Haggards Hilldrop House
15 Hilldrop Road, Hilldrop, Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal

Rider Haggard’s Hilldrop House built in 1875, is situated on an estate known as Roy Point and was purchased in … Read More