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This week we cover Part 3 of Michell's Pass near Ceres and its important role in the economic development of the region.

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Part 2 of the history of Michells Pass near Ceres.

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We discuss the history of Michells Pass south of Ceres and its importance in the development of the region.

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We chat about Part 2 of the Bloukrans & Grootrivier Passes.

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We take a visit to Cookhouse way back in 1953 and then have a look at the working conditions when Thomas Bain built the magnificent Bloukrans Pass near Plettenberg Bay.

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We cover Part 2 of the Anenous Pass between Port Nolloth and Steinkopf.

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We look at the rebuilding of the Anenous Pass in the Northern Cape through the eyes of the late Dr. Graham Ross.

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We journey from De Vlugt to visit William Burchell’s original oxwagon route.

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"A journey to the Village of Hope” - building new ways to so survive the lockdown on the internet.

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We discuss the charms of the R396 route in the Eastern Cape and visit one of the 5 passes in its length - the Barker’s Nek Pass.

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