Archive | April, 2016

Dundee – Lennox Cottage Guest House

A visit to the battlefields in the Dundee – Blood River area will be greatly enhanced with a stay over at Lennox Farm, run by Dirk and Salome’ Froneman, who have lived in this area for many years. The accommodation ┬áis comfortable, but it is the meals that are a stand out winner. Even the […]

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Boer War Era Farms

A recent trip to Blood River also took me to a few Boer War era farms. The first was Thornley Farm behind the Talana Hill which was used as a Boer hospital, HQ, and mortuary during and after the battle of Talana. The homestead and outbuildings are in good shape in private hands. There is […]

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