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‘Biggest’2ft gauge event in southern hemisphere

A MAJOR 10-day railway and transport event will take place from April 4-14 on Sandstone Estates near Ficksburg, Free State Province in South Africa on the border with the land locked mountain kingdom of Lesotho.

The International Sandstone Festival

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