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Johannesburg History

As years passed after 1860, white trekboers began to enter the area through the Cape Colony and found gold later on in the 1880’s. The discovery of gold was found nearly 400 kilometers east of the new Johannesburg, which is located in Barberton. This started the popular gold rush. However, other gold seekers later on discovered an even larger sanctuary of gold in Witwatersrand and found gold in 1886 at Langlaagte, Johannesburg. It was before a vast settlement of ninety kilometers from the capital of Pretoria known as the Republic of Transvaal. Like any other small settlements, the town slowly lured other people coming from different regions [...]
 
 
 

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