Ann and Susan Greenway lived here
at No 2 inner crescent in the 60's. The following photographs are
from that infant era in Oranjemund. I have included a few of her
The above photo was taken of No
2 inner crescent. Notice how there is no fencing or grass lawns
that we are lucky to have today.
The dining room at her house,Note
the wooden floors, an era before carpets were placed in all the
I Like this picture a lot. It tells
so much.Those fridge's can be still found in a few garages or pantry's
around town today. I'm also sure there are also a few of those
gas stoves in operation also.
Lino floor, CDM furniture and no
burglar bars on the window.
The CDM coffee table. Every house
should own one.
Ann and Susan at the front door.
Notice that there is no cement pathway around the house yet. This
was only brought in a good 20 years later.
When I saw this picture, I got goosebumps.
I only got here in 1972, and everything was in full bloom at that
stage. However if you stand at No2 inner crescent today, and look
out the kitchen window today. You will see tree's, and your neighbours
house followed by more grass lawns and tree's. This photo blew
me away. Those 2 sanddunes to the east of town are still there.
Ann's sister, Susan on her way to
" The glorious view left out
of our kitchen window also scanned this time - desert as far as
you can see, no made up roads and the X-Ray Dept in the background. As
I mentioned before, the fence encasing our piece of desert came
later. I think that must be my sister showing off!"--
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