Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

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Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

Post by Colin » Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:25 am

A recent ride around our local neighborhood to seek out old battlefield sites and graveyards. This part of our country is rich in history as the 1820 British settlers fought many small wars against the local inhabitants of that period.
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Re: Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

Post by Niteblues » Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:46 am

. :thumbsup:
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Post by Albuquralque » Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:20 am

Niteblues wrote:. :thumbsup:

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Re: Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

Post by rivers » Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:26 am

Beautiful!
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Post by Mr Wazzock » Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:21 pm

Excellent. :clap:
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Re: Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

Post by Mr Wazzock » Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:23 pm

Ah that's a Tourist?
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Post by VWK75S » Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:14 am

:) Great
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Re: Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

Post by stagewex » Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:02 am

Nice looking country to be riding about.
Looks like you pulled up to the gates of Jurassic Park with all that electrical fencing on the top end.
Doubt your Ural will be able to outpace the Raptors if they escape :)
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Re: Riding in 1820 British settler country. (South Africa)

Post by Colin » Tue Feb 20, 2018 8:55 am

We ride a tourist model, one wheel drive only. the gate was an entrance to an area where it would not be nice if any of the animals escaped. The electric fence is necessary only once as once shocked, they avoid it in the future. We found it best to keep the motor running at all times when stopping to take photos.

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