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Fort Murray - First
King William's Town district, Eastern Cape

ROYAL ENGINEERS: Architect

Date:1835
Type:Fort
Status:Unknown

Named by D'Urban after Colonel Murray of the 42nd Regiment, the Royal Highlanders of 'Black Watch'. (Coetzee:201)

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Potgieter, DJ (Editor-in-chief). 1971. Standard Encyclopaedia of South Africa [SESA] Volume 4 Dev-For. Cape Town: Nasou. pg 652