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Post Retief, Fort Beaufort District

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Post date: 07/08/2012
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History: Post Retief was designed by Major C. Selwyn and built, in 1836 to protect the Winterberg District. The farm on which this fort is situated originally belonged to the Voortrekker leader Piet Retief and sections of the old walls of the Retief home are included in the fort.
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Construction Date: 1836
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