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Road to Kongwa

This picture shows the road to Kongwa circa 1951 to 1952. This is taken during the dry season, but one can imagine the quagmire it turned into during the rainy season. The picture below shows the necessity of rugged cars to navigate the conditions. Image courtesy of Paul Jackson

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