RailPictures.Net Photo: 14-108 Spoornet Class 14E1 at Laingsburg, Western Cape, South Africa by Col André Kritzinger
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» October 06, 2006
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During the Anglo-Boer war the railroad dependent British Army built blockhouses to protect this bridge and several others against attacks from Boer commandos. This bridge and its blockhouse (off camera to the left) is now a national monument.
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