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Witbank (inhabited place)

Subject Source: Local sources

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A coal mine at Witbank, Tvl [Transvaal], 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305E/177
Scope and Contents

191 x 140 mm. Showing mine buildings at Wilbank, the main coalfields centre of the Province. It was in the workings of a local colliery at Wilbank that Winston Churchill hid after his escape from a prisoner of war camp in Pretoria during the South African War.

Dates: 1925
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