Celebrating 1860 settler heritage

2018-12-05 06:00
PHOTOS: suppliedAbove and below: Guests and participants at the 1860 settlers celebration at the Gledhow Temple.

PHOTOS: suppliedAbove and below: Guests and participants at the 1860 settlers celebration at the Gledhow Temple.

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THE Gledhow Cultural and Heritage Association held their 158th anniversary celebration of the settlers arrival on November 16 at the Gledhow temple.

Indentured labourers numbered 98/296/297arrived on the SS Truro in 1860. The families of these indentured labourers have lived in Gledhow for seven generations.

Children and elders took part in the event.

If anyone in KwaDukuza needs help in tracing their indentured families numbers please contact Jaya Shanmagum at 079 142 5450.

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