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Spioenkop Battlesite South Africa

Spioenkop (lookout, or spy hill), or SpionkopĀ  as it is frequently, but incorrectly spelled, is another of the better known battlesites that litter the South African Battlefield Route. It is locatedĀ  about 20 miles southeast of Ladysmith, and was fought as part of the British attempts to break the Siege of Ladysmith that took place […]

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