Rondavel built on Glenview in 1946

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My first home as these two rondavels and house were built on my grandfather's 100 acre property called "Glenview" while my father was doing his articles in accountancy. Even though we moved to Chisipite after my father qualified I spent many school holidays back in the homestead. There were the remains of stone fortifications near the top of the hill which had been built for protection from the Matabele raiders.

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Comments (2)

Ian Forbes on December 2, 2009

Nice one Steve - takes me right back there.

Steve Bennett on December 2, 2009

Thanks for visiting, Ian. This was my first house and I slept in the first rondavel, but we moved when I was three to Dover Road

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 25, 2008
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    by Steve Bennett
    • Camera: Canon EOS 30D
    • Taken on 2008/04/05 16:20:46
    • Exposure: 0.167s (1/6)
    • Focal Length: 105.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO1600
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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