Journals

Fourth Journey (MS 107/3/1-2)

11th January 1780


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[11th January 1780]
11

't selfde weer en wind. gedawt.


de wagen kwam met sonsopgang.
peilde van de lage klip berg tegen over het huis, herelogement n. 3 gr o. driegebroeders n. 3 gr. z. piketberg by smit hoogste punt z:z:o 4 gr z rietvaley de continuatie van piketberg, daar J: coetse woont by klipfontein z. Capt. Cloof tussen beiden. rhinoster hoek z:o: ½ z.

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verloren valey w:


translation

[11th January 1780]
11

The same weather and wind. Dew.

The wagon came at dawn.
Took bearings from the low stony mountain opposite the house.
Herenlogement north 3 degrees east; Drie Gebroeders, north 3 degrees south; Piketberg at Smit’s, the highest point, south south-east 4 degrees south; Rietvlei, the continuation of Piketberg, where J. Coetse lives at Klipfontein, south (and Capitains Kloof is between both); Rhinosterhoek south east half south;

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Velorenvlei, west