A few kilometres further on is Mgungundhlovu, one of the most im Architectural style: traditional beehive huts. Dingane's capital - the size of the homestead was deliberately recreated by Cetshwayo at Ondini.Near the royal kraal u Mgungundlovu is a memorial to Retief and his party, executed on orders from King Dingane on 6 February 1838.It reached the foot of the mountain at Bethel by 18 November Type of site: Pass Previous use: pass & fortification. Marked turn-off from R615 on opposite side of road to Sterkfontein Dam a few kilometres from the top.
It is 37 km (23 mi) from Dundee, 18 km (11 mi) from Helpmekaar and 16 km (10 mi) from Isandhlwana. A small British force of two officers and 110 men defended themselves bravely against the repeated attacks of some 4,000 Zulus.
Eleven Victoria Crosses were awa Double storey; symmetrical; pediment surrounded by cement railings; Georgian-style entrance door; up Was originally built as a Masonic Lodge-the second lodge built in Dundee.
The wooden pillars holding the corrugated iron veranda are original.
At either end of the veranda are two stoepkamers Altho Type of site: House Current use: house.
On 24–25 January 1900 the Battle of Spioenkop took place on this hill. On 24–25 January 1900 the Battle of Spioenkop took place on this hill.
Between 2 500 and 2 700 British soldiers and 58 Boers died during this encounter. Between 25 British The township of Monteseel lies between Drummond and Inchanga on the road from Durban to Pietermaritzburg that passes the Valley of a Thousand Hills.
In its general layout the kraal was oval in shape, with the main gate at the lower end in the direction of the confluence of the two spruits.
The circle was formed by two concentric hedges of mimosa stumps within which the huts were located.
The promoter of the erection of the building wa Type of site: School Current use: school.
Of historical, cultural, architectural and environmental significance as it is alandmark in Dundee a Rorke’s Drift derives its name from James Rorke and is one of the oldest and best-known drifts through the Buffalo River. Witt established a Swedish mission sta Type of site: Battlefield Previous use: battlefield & Mission Station. From Greytown take the Tugela Ferry, Dundee Road and turn right to Rorke's Drift at Helpmekaar. Here the Battle of Rorke's Drift was fought during the afternoon and night of 22 January 1879.
It is estim From the Ntonjaneni Spring the road descends gently to the valley below.