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For the First Time in History… A Professional Dvd series on Historical Kimberley, South Africa… 

R 150
  • Date Listed12/03/2019
  • For Sale ByOwner

These unique documentaries are the ideal gift for anyone with an interest or passion for history. Producer/Cameraman Steve Mueller BSc. and Historian Steve Lunderstedt present stories and tales of a bygone

era. ~FREE POST~


Kimberley has a fascinating history beginning with the discovery of diamonds in 1869. Diamonds and the town they gave birth to are highlighted throughout, as are the other varied

attractions like the Flamingoes, the Kimberley Club, the Big Hole, the Long Cecil. 44’ 12”


The imperialist and colonialist Cecil John Rhodes’ life in Kimberley is told for the first time. The smaller picture… could he ride a horse?, how did he dress? Did you know he was over six feet tall? 31’ 50”


The epic battle of Magersfontein of 11 December 1899 where the Boers defeated the British army is

brought to life. The trenches of the Boers, General Wauchope’s death, General de la Rey’s brilliance and

the Boers counter-attack.(38’ 49”)


There are more than 150 haunted buildings and houses in Kimberley. Ghosts and spirits abound in this

town where there has been so many tragic and sudden deaths.Suitable for children and adults. 21’ 58”


The men of Kimberley owe a great debt to the fairer sex.Sister Henrietta Stockdale, Emily Hobhouse,

Sarah Millin, Olive Schreiner, the intrepid Maria Bocciarelli in her flying machine. 24’ 31”


Many are the myths and legends of Kimberley. Some are true; others are debunked. Why does The Halfway House Bar have a drive-in license? Why are lemon trees on the pavements of Kimberley? Did the Boers invent trench warfare at Magersfontein?Hear about “Diamond Lil” and many more such tales. 44’ 09”


On the 17th February, at 02h00, General John French is notified by Lord Roberts to get his men ready

and move off east, towards the Modder River to a place called “PAARDEBERG”. 1h 18m


After the Peace conference in Bloemfontein in June 1899, the British and the Boers knew that War was

coming! By October, Kimberley was besieged! The Siege of Kimberley lasted 124 days. General John French finally broke through the Boer lines to relieve Kimberley on the 15th February 1900. 1h 15m


Warrenton is situated 70km’s north of the city of Kimberley in the Northern Cape, South Africa.

In 1880 a syndicate bought a portion of a farm called Grasbult, situated on the Vaal River, to grow

vegetables to feed the Diamond “Diggers” in Kimberley. 1h 33m

THE BELGRAVIA WALK + New BOOKLET ~means “Fine Grove”

Kimberley’s first exclusively residential suburb was named after London’s high class district that lies north of Buckingham Palace. Belgravia is situated on what was the farm, Bultfontein. The earliest reference was in 1873 where there were no more than five houses. Five years later there were 23 residents of

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