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The Battle of Kalkheuwel

The South African War broke out on 10 October 1899, the burghers of the Cradle-Magaliesberg area joined the Krugersdorp Commando and took part in...

What is a Blue Plaque?

Blue Plaques are internationally recognised symbols commemorating places, spaces, events and personalities of cultural or historical importance. The placement of the...

Unveiling of Blue Plaque for the Battle of Dwarsvlei

On 11 July 1900, 1300 British soldiers under the command of General Smith-Dorrien were attacked at Dwarsvlei by 160 Boers under General...

The Unveiling of Blue Plaques at Boekenhoutfontein

On 6 April 2019, five blue plaques were unveiled for the historic Kruger buildings at the farm Boekenhoutfontein. These 19th century buildings...