How would a peddler get his merchandise to Kimberley from Cape Town in 1870? #general #southafrica


r.peeters
 

My great-grandfather Samuel BERNARD worked as a peddler before he started a canteen in Robertson. Would he have chosen for transport via Port Nolloth to O'Okiep or via Johannesburg where his suppliers had a second warehouse?
Ron Peeters (NL)