Elandslaagte Battlefield

A Boer commando of about 1 200 men with three guns had ensconced itself among some hills near the Elandslaagte station. This commando was attacked by the British on 21 October 1899 and thoroughly defeated.

Talana Battlefield

Talana Battlefield

The first battle of the war was fought at Dundee. The Boers had cut the railway line between...

The Anglo-Boer War

The Anglo-Boer War

Following repeated negotiations with the Boers, the London Convention signed on 27 February 1884,...

O’Neil’s Cottage

O’Neil’s Cottage

This cottage, originally the home of Eugene O'Neil, was used as a hospital for British soldiers...

Laing’s Nek Battle

Laing’s Nek Battle

The first battle of the First Anglo Boer War in Natal territory took place at Laing's Nek. The...

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