BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Farm Details

Owner: ? Meintjes and ? Kleynhaus (joint); Mrs Hendrick Steyn; burnt for laying waste country used as base for enemy; W A T Meintjes found in Bothaville, having been carried off by Boers (one house burnt) [Source: Cd 524, p.6]

Farm is north-eastern part of Roodeblder

Persons on Farm

Acknowledgments: The project was funded by the Wellcome Trust, which is not responsible for the contents of the database. The help of the following research assistants is gratefully acknowledged: Ryna Boshoff, Murray Gorman, Janie Grobler, Marelize Grobler, Luke Humby, Clare O’Reilly Jacomina Roose, Elsa Strydom, Mary van Blerk. Thanks also go to Peter Dennis for the design of the original database and to Dr Iain Smith, co-grantholder.