Aliwal North was so called to distinguish it from Aliwal South, now Mossel Bay, the seaport of the pastoral Grasveld district, on the west side of Mossel Bay.
MOSSEL BAY, the name of a bay, town and division of the Cape province, South Africa.
Mossel Bay is 250 m.
Mossel Bay is a station on the direct Cape Town - Port Elizabeth railway.
The Mossel Bay division of the province has an area of 707 sq.
Of Cape Town, and the starting point of the railway to Mossel Bay and Port Elizabeth.
Thence he pushed on round the coast, landed in Mossel Bay, then sailing up the south-east coast he sighted land again on the 25th of December 1497, and named it in honour of the day, Natal.