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From: "Cindy Binks" <>
Subject: OLD FORT DURBAN - SOME SETTLER NAMES
Date: Tue, 11 Apr 2006 12:22:08 +0200


Hi List,

BIGGAR MEMORIAL PLAQUE - "a plaque commemorating Robert BIGGAR and seventeen other Settlers who, with a large number of native levies, went from Durban to the assistance of the Voortrekkers in 1838, and of the 17 Europeans all but four were slain by the Zulus on the Tugela River".

Alexander BIGGAR, George BIGGAR, Robert BIGGAR, John CANE, John STUBBS, Thomas CALDER, Robert RUSSELL, John KEMBLE, Richard LOVEDAY, Charles BLANCKENBERG, Richard WOOD, William WOOD, Richard or George DUFFY, Joseph BROWN, Robert JOYCE, Henry BATT, Richard KING, W. BOTTOMLEY and J. CLARK.

Source: Illustrated Brochure - The Old Fort, Durban compiled by John McINTYRE published by The Royal Light Infantry Regimental Association, printed by Hayne and Gibson Ltd., Durban 1959.

Regards
Cindy Binks


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