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Weenen

Weenen, Battlefields, KwaZulu-Natal Weenen is a small town in the Battlefields region of KwaZulu-Natal. Weenen means “to weep” in Dutch and it was named in memory of a Zulu massacre of Voortrekker settlers when it was established in 1838. It is the second oldest European settlement in KwaZulu-Natal. It is 47km east of Estcourt and is situated on the banks of the Bushman River. It is mainly a farming town, the main produce being groundnuts, citrus, Lucerne and vegetables. A narrow gauge railway, built in 1907, connects the tow...

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