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Otjimbingwe – once the capital of South West Africa

Visit 2018-01-23
In April 1860 Charles John Andersson bought the Walvis Bay Mining Company’s interests at Otjimbingwe and set up a large trading centre. In the same year Andersson also married Sarah Jane Aitchison, his Cape Town landlady’s daughter  and together they settled by the river in Otjimbingwe.