Grey Street, Durban. C1903-1920. Source: Barbara Maude-Stone collection.

Durban is in the Kwa-Zulu Natal Province, once known as the Natal Colony, and the former territory of the Zulu king, Shaka. Well known for its warmer climate, Durban is located along the extensive Kwa-Zulu Natal coastline and is the busiest port in Africa.

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