- John William. 1814–83, British churchman; Anglican bishop of Natal from 1853: charged with heresy for questioning the accuracy of the Pentateuch
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They were with me at Colenso, in an envelope, sealed and addressed, to be burnt unopened.
"He said that they were picked up on the battlefield of Colenso at first," the Baron declared.
Colenso, found to be evacuated on February 19, was occupied on the 20th.Story of the War in South Africa
Captain A. T. Mahan, U.S.N.
The enemy is entrenched in the kopjes north of Colenso bridge.History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)
Sir Frederick Maurice.
The position indicated was on the Upper Tugela, on a line with Colenso.My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War