Cape Town Returns Salute of HMS Iron Duke


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HMS Iron Duke arrived in Cape Town today 20-08-2014.¬†On board her is the Webb-Ellis Trophy of World Cup Rugby. I have, on many occasions, been to Signal Hill, Lions Battery to witness the firing of the noon gun. But this … Continue reading

SA Navy Museum salutes Heritage Day


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I was invited by the SA Navy Museum to attend the firing of the historical 9 inch Muzzle Loading Cannon at Middle North Battery in Simon’s Town at 12 noon on Heritage Day. Unknown to me, but planned as part … Continue reading