In the article below Cathy Robertson tells the story of the meticulous restoration of Onze Molen in Durbanville in the mid 1980s. The article was first published in the 1986 edition of Restorica, the journal of the Simon van der Stel Foundation (today the Heritage Association of South Africa). Thank you to the University of Pretoria (copyright holders) for giving us permission to publish.
Kingswood College plans to demolish the house at 18 Napier Street and replace it with a hostel. Please download the report below and make comments to Fleur Way-Jones - firstname.lastname@example.org by 25 September 2016. Full hard copy report plus architect's plan available at Kingswood or Bowker Library, Albany History Museum.
Emily Hobhouse died in 1926 in London. The Manchester Guardian carried a substantial obituary which featured her humanitarian work in South Africa during and after the Anglo-Boer War.