Richard Tomlinson, one of South Africas leading blockhouse enthusiasts, has been tracking the case of the octagonal blockhouse in Kroonstad for a number of years. Although the blockhouse is still standing it is in an incredibly poor state. Local enthusiasts led by Ina Jagger have been trying to find funds and expertise to preserve this highly significant structure. Please use this thread to add background, updates and to suggest solutions.
Photo - Ina Jagger 2013