I wish to thank Johan van Zyl for his response to my article “A history of Somerset West” (Bolander, January 30), in an impartial and knowledgeable
May I suggest that he writes a series of articles on the history of our region?
“Let the reader benefit by our experience” M Victor Meignan.
No sooner said than done! Mr Van Zyl submitted the article below, on the history of one of our local rivers.
Next week we’ll cover the Lourens River.