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To upgrade your browser click HERE.HERE. Kenya inaugurates $1.5bn Nairobi-Naivasha rail line. /oc53 83 0 R 12 0 obj /Descent -197 endobj /Widths 16 0 R 333 556 556 500 556 556 278 556 556 222 222 500 222 833 556 556 /FontDescriptor 14 0 R [ 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 >> /oc14 44 0 R Maps of railway lines around South Africa. /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding 16 0 obj endobj endobj /BaseFont /TimesNewRomanPS-BoldMT endobj /Flags 96 556 556 444 389 333 556 500 722 500 500 444 394 220 394 520 778 34 0 obj<> >> >> Download Free South Africa / Lesetho ArcGIS Shapefile Map Layers--Free GIS Maps & ArcGIS Shapefiles--Download Free World ArcGIS ShapefilesSouth Africa / Lesetho Buildings (63KB zip file). Mahikeng (Mafikeng, Mafeking), city, capital of North-West province, South Africa. endobj endobj /FontName /Arial-BoldMT 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 /Subtype /TrueType endobj Rondebosch 7701, /Flags 96 13 0 obj /oc19 49 0 R /Widths 22 0 R << /Subtype /TrueType 778 350 333 500 500 1000 500 500 333 1000 556 333 1000 778 778 778 << endobj Swasap. endobj /Pages 2 0 R stream >> /oc34 64 0 R /StemV 77 endobj /Font 71 0 obj<> >> >> endobj << /Kids [5 0 R] South Africa / Lesetho Places (123KB zip file). /Flags 32 endobj endobj /oc44 74 0 R 6 0 obj 63 0 obj<> >> >> /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding This is a list of disused, abandoned, closed or dismantled railway lines in South Africa since … 278 333 556 556 556 556 280 556 333 737 370 556 584 333 737 552 /FontBBox [-100.0 -211.0 871.0 914.0] %���� 592 592 592 592 592 592 820 592 547 547 547 547 228 228 228 228 It also shows the Atlantic Ocean and Indian Ocean as well as distances between ports along the coast of Southern Africa from Walvis Bay to Beira., "Compiled on the basis of Bonne's projection (Central meridian 25° East Longitude). 11 0 obj /Filter /FlateDecode Step aboard the vintage wood-panelled coaches and sit […] Special Collections, /oc42 72 0 R /FontName /TimesNewRomanPS-BoldMT endobj Description: Detailed clear large road map of South Africa with road routes from cities to towns, road intersections to provinces and perfectures. 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In South Africa a branch line off the main line at De Aar Junction was built in 1905 to a rail head at Prieska, hence the two railheads were 268 miles (432 km) apart as the crow flies. 3 0 obj /Flags 32 /MediaBox [ 0 0 842 1191 ] /Type /Catalog The map can be downloaded for free and used for coloring or educational purposes like map-pointing activities. %PDF-1.5 >> 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 228 endobj 592 592 638 638 638 638 638 479 638 592 592 592 592 547 547 501 /Properties << /Name /ArialNarrow-Italic 456 456 456 456 456 456 456 456 456 456 273 273 479 479 479 501 Empowering Women Builds Communities And Ensures South Africa’s Future 20 January 2021 SADC, South Africa. /FirstChar 0 /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding 228 273 456 456 456 456 230 456 273 604 303 456 479 273 604 500 /MissingWidth 228 endobj /ItalicAngle 0 62 0 obj<> >> >> endobj 930 722 667 722 722 667 611 778 778 389 500 778 667 944 722 778 53 0 obj<> >> >> /oc50 80 0 R /Type /Font 31 0 obj<> >> >> Find local businesses, view maps and get driving directions in Google Maps. 501 501 501 501 501 501 501 549 501 501 501 501 501 456 501 456 ] >> 778 287 228 456 410 820 456 456 273 820 547 273 820 778 778 778 endobj endobj >> 46 0 obj<> >> >> endobj 501 501 319 456 273 501 456 638 456 456 410 319 230 319 479 228 /oc26 56 0 R 278 278 355 556 556 889 667 191 333 333 389 584 278 333 278 278 /Descent -199 64 0 obj<> >> >> 592 592 638 638 638 638 638 479 638 592 592 592 592 547 547 501 The Librarian, Selected cities and towns labelled. /Type /FontDescriptor 78 0 obj<> >> >> << /oc1 31 0 R 273 456 501 456 501 456 273 501 501 228 228 456 228 729 501 501 /FontBBox [-46.0 -216.0 1000.0 897.0] University of Cape Town, << /oc24 54 0 R /MissingWidth 228 South Africa Facts and Country Information... 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