Kalpana Kalpana (Editor)

Postmasburg

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
Country  South Africa
District  ZF Mgcawu
Established  1892
Area code  053
Province  Northern Cape
Municipality  Tsantsabane
Postal code (street)  8420
Postmasburg wwwjimboscozasiteswwwjimboscozafilesreso

Postmasburg is a town in the Northern Cape province of South Africa, located approximately 170 km east of Upington.

Map of Postmasburg, 8420, South Africa

Town 67 km (42 mi) north of Griquatown and 58 km (36 mi) west-south-west of Daniëlskuil. Originally a station of the London Missionary Society called Sibiling, it became a Griqua village with the name Blinkklip. It was proclaimed a town on 6 June 1892 and named after the Reverend Dirk Postma (1818-1890), founder of the Reformed Church.

The town achieved municipal status in 1936.

The South African Army's Combat Training Centre is located nearby, at Lohatla

References

Postmasburg Wikipedia


Similar Topics
My Future Boyfriend
Après la vie
Paulo Marcel Pereira Merabet
Topics
 
B
i
Link
H2
L