Archive | September, 2016


  Valkenburg and the Royal Observatory, Observatory, Cape Town We will be visiting Valkenburg first and then going on to the Observatory where we will be able to picnic on the banks overlooking the Black River (weather permitting). The visit to Valkenburg will be led by Trevor Thorold and the Royal Observatory by Ian Glass. […]

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SEPTEMBER 2016 -TALK (20 Sept)

TOPIC: Two histories of Valkenburg: historic farmstead and psychiatric hospital SPEAKER:  Trevor Thorold DATE:  Tuesday, 20th September 2016 TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the intersection of Mariendahl and Campground Roads Trevor Thorold will give an illustrated talk on Valkenberg, both the “Manor House” and the Psychiatric Hospital. Valkenburg Hospital Trevor […]

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