Monthly Archives: June 2014

Structure & Roof

Slowly, slowly, the house grew out of the ground, a rondawel lounge with a fire-place that backed onto a kitchen over a cellar. I used a curved shutter that was moved around a centre guide. Stairs outside curled around and … Continue reading

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Foundations

From the local auction, Sheila and I bought a second caravan, parking it so as to semi-enclose a square with the kitchen shack on the northern side and a Naboom Euphorbia and Marula tree on the east, which became our … Continue reading

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Repairs

1982 – My employer,Concor, told me that I would be going to join a team earmarked for the new power station adjacent to Matimba coal mine near Ellisras in the northern Transvaal. With this as an alternative to staying on … Continue reading

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