Durban Image: Image from page 180 of “The citizen and the state; industrial and social life and the empire” (1913)

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Image from page 180 of "The citizen and the state; industrial and social life and the empire" (1913) Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: citizenstateindu00stra Title: The citizen and the state; industrial and social life and the empire Year: 1913 (1910s) Authors: Strachey, John St. Loe, 1860-1927 Subjects: Industries -- Great Britain Great Britain -- Social life and customs Publisher: London : … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Mt Gambier Club opened in 1904 as offices for lease. Club there since 1913

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Mt Gambier Club opened in 1904 as offices for lease. Club there since 1913 Image by denisbin Brief History of Mt Gambier – the second city of SA after Adelaide (region population nearly 35,000, urban 28,000). Lieutenant James Grant aboard the Lady Nelson sighted and named Mt Gambier in 1800 after a Lord of the Admiralty. The first white man to traverse the area was Stephen Henty of Portland in 1839 when he sighted the Blue … [Read more...]