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Voortrekker Monument
Joubertina, Eastern Cape

Date:1938
Type:Monument
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
33°49'32.04" S 23°51'26.97" E Alt: 565m

Wording translated from commemorative stone:

CONSTRUCTED IN MEMORY OF THE
VISIT OF THE
"ANDRIES PRETORIUS"
OF THE
VOORTREKKER ANNIVERSARY OX-WAGON TREK,
TO JOUBERTINA
ON 2 SEPTEMBER 1938 ON THE
ROAD OF SOUTH AFRICA.
HAVE COURAGE! ASSERT AND BUILD!
(The "Andries Pretorius" being an ox-wagon named after one of the Trek Leaders)

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.