Eagle Building mural?

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Regular contributor Arthur Gammage has a question about an elusive mural which may have been in Eagle Building at one stage. He wrote: Hello Allan I have completed an article on the work of John Churchill Simpson, architect and artist, … Read More

Battle of Congella

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  I have just uploaded the story of The Battle of Congella which was contributed by Udo Richard Averweg. I’ve created a page for Udo and you can download the story in PDF format from there. I will soon be … Read More

Shark net inquiry

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  John Austin-Williams has written in with a query about his dad Bob Mara. He wrote: My dad, Robert “Bob” Mara, was involved with the shark nets in Durban in the early 1960s. He ran the Durban Shark Meshing boat Sea … Read More

City Hall guns

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Martin Prange of the City Architect’s Department hopes some kind reader can help. He writes: Was wondering if you could possibly shed some light on the two field cannons that are located outside of the City hall on the Church … Read More