I was being driven through the Camdeboo Nature Reserve looking out for a number of types of deer/antelope, when we came upon the statue and was told the story of who he was and also why it had been moved. It was a very impressive statue, which does tell you a highlighted version of his life.
I have been to the area many, many times. Never being able to find this monument. By accident, inside the National Park I came across it. And of course I had to have a photo taken with myself standing next to Uncle Andries, being proud to be a part of this rich history of the Voortrekkers, and at last finding... 更多
The statue is now safely behind the fences of the Camdeboo National Park, where it has been placed on a raised knoll, with the Boer leader facing north... looking out along the route that the trekboers took. Artistically, I don't think much of this statue; it is neither a bust nor a full-length form, but seems to emerge out of... 更多
This monument is situated just inside Camdeboo Nature Reserve - it was moved here for safe keeping. I am not a great monument enthusiast, but this is a particularly attractive statue with An dries in his top hat gazing into the hinterland.
This monument is located in the Camdebo national Park and taking into consideration the impact this man had on the... 更多
The Andries Pretorius Monument, previously sadly neglected, has been moved to the Offide building of the Camdeboo National Park. This... 更多
Unfortunately the Munisipality does not look after this site and it's often strewn with papers and other rubbish.