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Treine, paaie en prehistoriese klippe – wie was Bosman van ‘Bosman’s crossing’?

Treine, paaie en prehistoriese klippe – wie was Bosman van ‘Bosman’s crossing’?

Die oorsprong van die naam Bosman’s crossing word op ‘n paar plekke op die internet beskryf, en daar is heelwat interessante stories rondom Daniel Bosman se berugte brandewyndistilleerings projekte. In geheel wil dit voorkom of daar redelik min historiese inligting beskikbaar is. Wat ons weet is dat die naam Bosman’s crossing (of Bosman’s siding soos dit ook genoem is) dieRead more about Treine, paaie en prehistoriese klippe – wie was Bosman van ‘Bosman’s crossing’?[…]

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Wat het geword van Stellenbosch se inheemse woude?

Wat het geword van Stellenbosch se inheemse woude?

Geelhout word gewoonlik met die Knysna omgewing assosieer, maar daar was inderwaarheid heelwat geelhout, stinkhout, hardepeer en assegaaihout destyds in Stellenbosch. Vandag sien ons voorbeelde hiervan in die bergklowe van Jonkershoek – veral in Swartboskloof en Langrivierkloof – waar daar nog groepe inheemse bome groei. Gelukkig was Assegaaibos en die Jonkershoekvallei redelik ontoeganklik vir dieRead more about Wat het geword van Stellenbosch se inheemse woude?[…]

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Home checklist when going away this holiday
1. Service alarm system and irrigation.
2. Care of pets (feeding and walking).
3. Put your swimming pool on an automatic timer.
4. Receiving of mail and make arrangements for extra mail delivery.
5. Cancel your newspaper delivery.
6. Take extra care of electronic devices i.e. the switching off all appliances
during load shedding.
7. Empty all bins and dead flowers.
8. Empty your fridge.
9. Pay attention to spice racks and remove all old ingredients/food items.
10. Close all windows to decrease dust on burglar bars.
11. Automatic switch that switches lights on and off.
Exciting student accommodation
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