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  • Simon van der Stel Foundation - conservation of Cape Town's ,

    The Simon van der Stel Foundation was founded on 8 April 1959 at a ceremony at the Cape Town Castle The purpose was to promote conservation of South.

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  • old STEAM LOCOMOTIVES in South Africa: Nababeep - The ,

    15 Jul 2010 , Nababeep - The Namaqualand Copper Mine Railway - a brief history , Simon van der Stel had made an epic journey in 1685 specifically to.

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  • Tourist attractions Springbok

    22 Nov 2011 , The Blue Mine, Situated against the center of town, on the road to , lapsed since the first discovery of copper in the area by Simon van der Stel,.

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  • Copper and Diamonds - Northern Cape - As real as the people who ,

    Mining has played, and still plays, a very important role in the development and , in Namakwa by early explorations lead by Simon van der Stel back in 1685

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  • the striped mouse

    With the arrival of Simon van der Stel, who was to command the Cape from 1679 , However, the copper ore supplies of the mine should soon be exhausted and.

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  • Olof Bergh (1643-1725) | WikiTree: The FREE Family Tree

    15 Sep 2010 , Van der Stel's expedition travelled the farthest north, to the Copper , Simon van der Stel to investigate the possibility of mining copper in.

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  • Namaqualand | South African History Online

    16 Feb 2012 , , Simon van der Stel discovered the 'Copper Mountain'at Springbok, but , Transport presentedgreat difficulties and in 1876 the copper-mining.

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  • Gentleman's Lodging in a Cave - Review of Heerenlogement ,

    8 Mar 2014 , This cave was visited originally by Simon Van der Stel on his way to find the copper min Over the past 350 years hundreds of travellers have.

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  • Port Nolloth to Springbok (14889 km) - Wilkinson's World

    29 Mar 1999 , , Africa's schoolchildren, this is the centre of the copper mining area of Namaqualand, the very area visited by Simon van der Stel in 1685

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  • Namaqualand - Destination Africa | Unique Tours to South Africa

    Spektakelberg was so named by Simon van der Stel when he expressed his , Copper and diamond mining brought a diversity of people to the area and thus.

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  • Okiep - Wikipedia

    Okiep is a small town in the Northern Cape province of South Africa, and was in the 1870s ranked as having the richest copper mine in the world , Governor Simon van der Stel was inclined to believe these tales when, in 1681, a group of.

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  • Springbok | Namakwa District Municipality

    The first copper mine was brought into operation in 1852 by the mining , Mineshaft, east of Springbok, at Carolusberg, was dug in 1685 on Simon van der Stel's.

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  • Archaeological Site Report Archaeological Site Report

    Archive Import History: Simon van der Stel's little copper mine is situated high up on the slope of the Copper Mountains, about 11 kilometres east of Springbok,.

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  • Okiep District - DWA

    The Okiep Copper District is situated in the Northern Cape province and , The Okiep Copper District is the oldest of all mining districts in South Africa and the , when Commander Simon van der Stel organised an expedition to the land of the.

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  • Geocache Treasure Hunt - Honnehokke Resort Hondeklipbaai ,

    The 19th Century Governor of the Cape of Good Hope, Simon van der Stel, , The first Copper Mines commenced production between 1850 and 1852 On 31st.

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  • Animal Remains from Industrial Iron Age Communities in , - Springer

    Ancient mining in Southern Africa with reference to a copper mine in the Harmony Block, , The First Europeans in the Kruger National Park, Simon van der Stel.

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  • Matome Patrick Malatji - rat haus reality

    16 Sep 1992 , They know it only as the Palabora Mining Company and they don't know that , East Indian Company, lead by Jan van Ribbeck and later Simon van der Stel , The Palabora Mining Company is a copper and uranium mining.

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  • Griquatown Andersons - South African History Timeline

    14 October 1679 - Simon van der Stel appointed Governor of the Cape 1679-88 - Simon , 20 Irish miners arrive to work in the Namaqualand copper min

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  • All Saints Namaqualand - Ancestors Research South Africa

    Since the first miners, after Simon van der Stel, were Welshmen, Phillips and , The witnesses were George Cooper and Mary Rutledge , Edward Judge, Civil service; Samuel Gifford, Captain of Mine; George Shaw, Conductor of Mule Train

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  • South Africa - 3 | Britannica

    Results 101 - 200 of 254 , Phalaborwa mining town, Limpopo province, South Africa, , It is built on top of an old black African mining centre of iron and copper ore; , Named for Governor Simon van der Stel, it was a Dutch naval anchorage

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  • List of heritage sites in Northern Cape - Wikiwand

    15/K/Spr/2, Van der Stel's Copper Mine, Carolusberg, Namaqualand District, Simon van der Stel's little copper mine is situated high up on the slope of the.

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  • Okiep Country Hotel Attractions

    Gov van der Stel copper mine shaft (1685) Okiep, Centre of extensive copper mining until 1970 Historical , Simon van der Stel was in the Namaqualand

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  • The Northern Cape Province - South Africa safari - Tourist ,

    The Dutch came to the area to mine for copper under the famous Cape governor Simon van der Stel Mining has always defined the history in this part of the.

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  • Field Trips

    26 August Okiep Copper District , Pre-colonial mining activity is known to have been widespread throughout Namaqualand and many , the most notable being the expedition of Simon Van Der Stel in the late 17th century, which confirmed.

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  • Springbok - South Africa Accommodation

    In 1863 the town was mapped out and built around the copper mining industry Today Springbok is , Mineshaft dug in 1685 on Simon van der Stel's instructions

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  • File:Van der Stel's Copper Mine, Carolusberg, Northern CapeJPG ,

    13 Jan 2016 , English: Prospecting trench create by Governor Simon van der Stel during his expedition to Namaqualand in 1685

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  • Copper in South Africa-Part I - SAIMM

    3 Mar 1985 , Mining Company and the Copper Development Associa- tion, and on the , Two centuries later, Simon van der Stel, the Governor at the Cape.

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  • Northern Cape Namakwa Region: Spring Flowers, Diamonds and ,

    Copper was first discovered in 1685 by the Dutch leader and explorer Simon van der Stel and from that day forward mining of this mineral became integral to.

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