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[caption id="attachment_123816" align="aligncenter" width="329"] Hunting Lodge - first rondavel built.[/caption]   Sir Walter Francis Hely-Hutchinson, born in England (1849-1913) and married to May Justice in1881 entered the Colonial Service and after several postings became Governor of Natal and Zululand between 1893 and 1901. He then served as...

[caption id="attachment_123717" align="aligncenter" width="266"] Mary Stainbank's "Hope of a Nation" sculpture[/caption] [caption id="attachment_123718" align="aligncenter" width="169"] Painting by Mary on her easel and paints[/caption] [caption id="attachment_123719" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The old Granary, presently the Museum[/caption] [caption id="attachment_123720" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The destroyed causeway over the Umhlatuzana River[/caption] [caption id="attachment_123721" align="aligncenter" width="275"] The...

The Mount Edgecombe Interchange, built by SANRAL at a cost of R1.14 billion,  was opened in 2018.  The Interchange links the N2 to Verulam, Umhlanga,  Umhlanga Ridge, Durban North and Phoenix via the M41. Up to 803 persons were employed during the contract to build this 4...

For a cocktail of fishing, game viewing , sunsets, landscapes and breathtaking views, Nkwazi Lodge on Josini Dam is a great stayover. Contacts :info@pongolagamereserve.co.za / 034-4351123 [caption id="attachment_123332" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Fishing boats below the lodge[/caption] [caption id="attachment_123333" align="aligncenter" width="300"] View of the bar and lake[/caption] [caption id="attachment_123334" align="aligncenter"...

[caption id="attachment_123005" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Durban North Police Station[/caption] Situated in the heart of Durban North is the local Headquarters of Durban North, South African Police Service (SAPS). Across the road from the entrance is the Wall of Remembrance for service members of this station who died in...

[caption id="attachment_122970" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The Diorama at Buller HQ on Mount Alice[/caption] [caption id="attachment_122971" align="aligncenter" width="224"] Monument atop Mount Alice[/caption] [caption id="attachment_122972" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Diorama on Mount Alice[/caption] [caption id="attachment_122973" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The view of Spionkop from Mount Alice. (Spionkop Dam was built long after).[/caption] Mount Alice was the...

[caption id="attachment_122882" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The closed site in March 2022 - closed 2015[/caption] It's sad to see the Morewood Memorial at Compensation is closed. The memorial was to commemorate Sir Edmund Morewood who grew the first commercial cane in 1851 and in turn produced sugar. The...

KZN: A Photographic Historical Record

KZN: A Photographic Historical Record