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Shop of Mr Braun
Mashishing (Lydenburg), Mpumalanga

Client:Mr Braun

Mr. Braun was a watchmaker and also lived in the back of his shop. He played an important role in the development of trout fishing in the area, as he took it upon himself to protect the trout, and ordered eggs and stocked the rivers with fingerlings, travelling vast distances to do so, sometimes on foot or on his bicycle.

[Information supplied by the Lydenburg Museum]

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.