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The Monument to Jewish Pedlars

College Road, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Two for the price of one!

This plaque is sited along the R63, on the left hand side of the road as you approach the town... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2015
Jilldutoit
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
A small plaque for the Jewish Traders

The Jewish Traders played such a large part in the life of South Africans that a larger display... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2015
Judelle D
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Cape Town, South Africa
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26 Sep 2015
“Two for the price of one!”
22 Jun 2015
“A small plaque for the Jewish Traders”
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College Road, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

This plaque is sited along the R63, on the left hand side of the road as you approach the town from Jansenville. Pass the Hyundai sign , then once you pass Woeke street, be on the lookout for what I can only describe as a...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

The Jewish Traders played such a large part in the life of South Africans that a larger display would have been more appropriate in this museum. Perhaps some history can be compiled and the Smouse (traders) given more recognition and space? There were many Jewish...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2014

This "monument" is really a plaque attached to the back wall which is a part of the historical vine that was planted so many years ago. It is a fitting recognition to some very special people who lived a very hard life and made the...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2013

Worth a brief stop because you drive right past it heading out of town toward Cape Town. The monument itself is unremarkable, but quite interesting for what it says about the important functions Jewish pedlars once had in the social fabric of this agrarian region....More

Thank Rik214
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