Dr Milner Snell – Two weeks in 1880

Dr Milner Snell – Two weeks in 1880

Sat 4 Nov 9:30 /Ikamva

Dr Milner Snell will be giving a talk entitled ‘Two Weeks in 1880” at 09:30 on Saturday morning at Ikamva the garden of Julie-Ann Buss. The talk  concerns a few dramatic events in the Transkei Rebellion of 1880, including the death of Hamilton Hope and the siege of Tsolo Jail. 

Milner, who was recently awarded his PhD for a thesis on the Transkei Rebellion of 1880, is the principal at Kokstad College and a keen local historian.  A second edition of his work ‘A Small River in a Great Valley: A Journey through old Umzimkulu’ will be available.

See Ikamva for directions