Archive | October, 2016

Verulam Cemetery – The Campbell Family

I have today posted up 486 images of graves in the Verulam Cemetery. The most well remembered will be those of the Campbell family, some of  the grave images of whom appear in this post. The Campbell graves include those of William Campbell of Muckle Neuk, his son Senator, Sir William Campbell (K.M.C.G.),  Natalie Campbell, Colin […]

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Rorkes Drift Lodge

Rorkes Drift Lodge is based at the foot of the Sinquindi Mountains with panoramic views towards Rorkes Drift, Isandlwana and Elandskraal. The lodge is self catering but delicious meals are provided, by prior arrangement, and has activities such as horse riding, walking trails, birding and battlefield tours. The battlefields of Rorkes Drift and Isandlwana are […]

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St Anthonys Church – Durban – Stain Glass

I have just completed photographing the interior of this church, and it always amazes me of the beauty of the interiors of many of our churches and in particular the stain glass windows. I am grateful to Father Anthony for disrupting his breakfast and allowing me into the church interior. Sadly there have already been […]

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Kamberg – Glengarry Holiday Farm

Glengarry Holiday Farm lies in the upper Kamberg and is an ideal venue for exploring this part of the Drakensburg. As well as having facilities such as golf, fishing, camping and a variety of catering and self catering options, it is close to Ezemvelo Reserves like Highmoor and Kamberg Nature Reserve. It is a very […]

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Swartberg – Strachan & Co – Trading Store

One of the delights of going into the smaller villages in KZN is coming across some of the old trading stores. The trading stores in years gone by were the central points for the local farmers to obtain there much needed farm goods and groceries. Many farmers only came in to “town”, once a month, […]

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