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PostSubject: Rorkes Drift Bullding.   Sun Jan 31, 2010 9:20 pm

I guess I should know. But there appears to be a wall made out of stone with lots of squared windows. Which would be excellent for rifleman. Was this used during the battle of Rorkes Drift for that purpose?

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PostSubject: Re: Rorkes Drift Bullding.   Thu Apr 15, 2010 6:54 pm

hi,
It would be great cover for soldiers, just a thought, might it have been built after the battle?

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PostSubject: rorkes drift   Fri Apr 16, 2010 12:56 am

hi littlehand / joe.
The wall with the firing positions was indeed put up after the battle , and it wasnt very long after that another fort was built
not to far from R.D named Fort Melvill.
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