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Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:50 am
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This has been sent out. Anyone wanting a copy of the full appeal decision document, please contact me. Alan.


Subject: APPEAL DECISION: APPEALS AGAINST THE ENVIRONMENTAL AUTHORISATION DC24/0015/20 ...

Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:44 pm
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Do you have a link for that site? Is it Amazon?

Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:13 am
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I should like to echo the sentiments expressed here.
He was a very active member here since 2005.
It's always sad when a friend goes and I'm sure all those
who knew him will be much saddened by ...

Sat Nov 04, 2017 9:17 am
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I got mine from Amazon, https://www.amazon.co.uk/Anglo-Zulu-War-Isandlwana-Revelation-ebook/dp/B076PLSXCC/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&i.e.=UTF8&qid=1509786998&sr=1-1&keywords=Ron+Lock

Thu Nov 02, 2017 6:14 pm
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Has anyone had chance to read any of the books listed and provide a review or an opinion?

Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:51 pm
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This is Chard's early map. According to Google Earth, Chard's North is pointing a little more towards westwards,
he does say 'Approx Mag. N' making what is referred to as the south wall, (with the 2 ...

Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:05 pm
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Martin,
the wall shown on your Facebook site is the North-South wall with the camera at the South end. The wall would therefore be called the East wall when inside the enclosure. The map from Paul La ...

Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:58 pm
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Martin, the grave isn't difficult to find nor is it far from the church(store room).
It's NE, only a couple of hundred yards. I'll see if I can dig out a pic.

https://s25.postimg.org/4isdcg71b/Ro ...

Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:40 pm
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Hope you both enjoy your visit. It's all too easy to be smitten.

Fri Sep 01, 2017 2:03 pm
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According to “Who’s Who in the Zulu War 1879 – Volume 2” by Adrian Greaves and Ian Knight...

What we do know for certain is that James Rorke died on the 24th October 1875 aged 48.

What did he d ...

Wed Aug 30, 2017 4:59 pm
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Again, welcome Martin. I'm sure someone will give an answer.

I only have the first I heard which was that he killed himself when his supply of gin failed to materialise.

Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:06 am
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A Bloody Night: The Irish At Rorke's Drift. by Dan Harvey

Documents the terrifying struggle of these Irishmen as thousands of poorly armed but well-trained Zulus unexpectedly hurled themselves in ...

Thu Aug 03, 2017 5:12 pm
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Thank you for that Steve, I thought I might have been going mad.

It seems to be more or less where I imagined, at the extent of the Zulu left horn and not far from Durnford's memorial. SE of the hi ...

Thu Aug 03, 2017 8:58 am
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Does anyone have any information on the previous visitor centre on the site please?

Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:50 pm
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dwh999,

I've tried the museum but without more clues about it, a search has proved fruitless.
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