Stop 6: Old Town Hall – triumvirate of the ZAR

Stop 6: Old Town Hall – triumvirate of the ZAR

The struggle for independence and freedom from the British annexation and Apartheid are witnessed by the Town Hall, situated in the old town square. Commandant Christiaan de Wet, the leader of our local Roodekop Commando, and later well-known commanding officer during...
Stop 9: Dr. James O’Reilly our own 007

Stop 9: Dr. James O’Reilly our own 007

From the Anglican Church we take a right turn into Pretorius street.  It was likely named after one of the well known “Driemanskap” the former president of Transvaal, MW Pretorius.  The Waverley Hotel stood on the corner which was used as a...