Sep 04

Robin Lamplough

Robin Lamplough Robin Lamplough has been investigating and writing about the past of Durban's Outer West for nearly thirty years.  It is an interest he developed while teaching at Kearsney College, at Botha's Hill, where he started a Local History Research Unit with a Standard 5 (Grade 7) class in 1982. Since his retirement in 2003 he has continued to write regularly in local publications, often on topics relating to history. Read his articles here>> "Albinia" History is about People


  1. ~Ed

    Hi Rowan,

    Thank you for your comment expressing interest in “Albinia” and I would like to take this opportunity to ask you to leave an email address so that I can ask Robin to respond to your request!

    If you dont mind I can also add it to our newly formed database of subscribers ensuring that you are automatically “kept in the loop” so to speak!

    The website is currently undergoing extensive reconstruction at the moment (always a work in progress) so I beg your forbearance!

    Kind regards,

  2. Rowan Gatfield

    Hi read the article on Albinia, with intrigue. Would love to get my hands on details of commerce and transport within the Botha’s Hill region wondered if Robin might assist.

  3. ~Ed

    Dear Robin,

    Please allow me to be the first to welcome you aboard “History Buffs” I look forward to reading your articles/vignettes as will others. I have published your first contribution “Albinia” under the category South Africa, Local History. Thank you so much!
    If you are unfamiliar with the drop down menu here is a direct link to click:

    >> http://www.historybuffs.co.za/?page_id=726

    Kind Regards


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