History is sometimes thought to be only about inventions, the great minds of men and women of the past, of the so called victors of wars etc.
History is so often made up of bits and pieces which are easily overlooked. For example if one walks or drives along Firgrove Way one will see what, at first, looks like a chunk of concrete on the Kreupelbosch side of the road pointing towards Starke Road on the opposite side. A closer look will […]
HOUSES FROM A DIFFERENT CENTURY
When one is familiar with an area where one lives, works, studies etc., it is quite easy to overlook small, but interesting, details
In the early days of the Cape Peninsula’s history, the local authorities kept a constant eye on ships passing