Lobatsi (inhabited place)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
156 x 205 mm. Showing two Africans beside a carcass in the flaying room at Lobatsi Abbatoir. The caption on the reverse reads 'This abattoir is of the U.K. Colonial Development Corporation's two major development schemes in the Protectorate - the other being an agricultural and ranching scheme in the Chobe Crown Lands'. A more lengthy caption summarises the physical and human geography of the Bechuanaland Protectorate.
198 x 157 mm. Showing workers clearing a row of cattle carcasses.
140 x 83 mm. A view from above looking down into the Lobatsi Gorge south of Serowe and showing a railway locomotive drawing freight trucks along the side of the valley. Beneath the railway is the Lobatsi Dam.
Contains Kodachromes originally arranged in two sequences, which have been listed by processing number: 1-37 (numbers 11, 19 and 31 mare missing).
140 x 83 mm. A view from the riverbank showing water pouring over the dam with the reservoir in the background.
Students use blackboards to practice writing and drawing at the Government Teacher Training College, at Lobatsi, 1960 - 1965
204 x 156 mm. The caption on the reverse reads 'This, the only teacher training college in the Protectorate, accomodates a maximum of 100 students, fifty boys and fifty girls. A Colonial Development and Welfare Grant of £40,000 was made towards the establishment of the college'. A more lengthy caption summarises the physical and human geography of the Bechuanaland Protectorate.
202 x 111 mm. A head on view of a goods train on the line through the Lobatse Gorge (in Bechuanaland rather than Rhodesia).