Blue Flower

24. Free State Rural Districts:  Retief Rock Kerkenberg Harrismith

A message reached the Retief party that Dingaan was prepared to cede land to them, and in gratitude for the news received, Retief's daughter, Deborah, wrote her father's name on an overhanging rock.

24. Free State Rural Districts:  Blockhouse Harrismith


An original photograph can be seen here:


(Undated) Now a national monument the blockhouse is to be seen in the botanic gardens. This structure, like all other buildings which are national monuments, is maintained in a good state of repair by the National Monuments Council.

22. Free State Rural Districts:  Prehistoric Behive Huts Lindley and Winburg District

21 Free State Rural Districts: Sand River Convention, Winburg District