Jim Fouche Oord (South Africa)

Is a a place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo in the country of South Africa.

Its center lies at a latitude of -27.0013000 and longitude of 28.3692000and it has an elevation of 1525 meters above sea level.

Its currency is the Rand (ZAR), currently exchanging at 1 South African Rand = 0.07366 British Pound Sterling 1 South African Rand = 0.11839 United States Dollar .


Current weather

Measurments taken at November 8, 2014 from Vereeniging
Clouds: n/a
Temperture: 18 C
windSpeed: 04 km/H

Seat of a second-order administrative division :

Sunrise with power

panoramioimage by j. adamson

Seat of a third-order administrative division :

Boschkop Fishing

panoramioimage by ossewa

Farm : a tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture

Vaal River

panoramioimage by Adriaan de Bruin

Farmstead : the buildings and adjacent service areas of a farm

The Bridge on the River KWAI ? No a bridge on the Dam Vaal.

panoramioimage by StefanCombrinck

Railroad siding : a short track parallel to and joining the main track

the shopping mall in the midddle of no-where

panoramioimage by mullerh

Pan : a near-level shallow, natural depression or basin, usually containing an intermittent lake, pond, or pool


panoramioimage by wildething

Mine(s) : a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages

Dry, dry, dry.

panoramioimage by j. adamson

Hill : a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m

Boschkop Gate

panoramioimage by ossewa

Stream : a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land

Villiers Engem fuel stop

panoramioimage by wildething

Mountain : an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more

The Dam Vaal

panoramioimage by StefanCombrinck

Intermittent stream :

Orchard(s) : a planting of fruit or nut trees

Railroad station : a facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight

Airfield : a place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo

Populated locality : an area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings

Power station : a facility for generating electric power

Nature reserve : an area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat

Reservoir(s) : an artificial pond or lake

Dam : a barrier constructed across a stream to impound water

Mountains : a mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges

Water pumping station : a facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline

Mission : a place characterized by dwellings, school, church, hospital and other facilities operated by a religious group for the purpose of providing charitable services and to propagate religion

Coal mine(s) : a mine where coal is extracted

Monument : a commemorative structure or statue

Lake : a large inland body of standing water

Ridge(s) : a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest

Estate(s) : a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities

Marsh(es) : a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation

Bank(s) : an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation

Prison : a facility for confining prisoners

Ford : a shallow part of a stream which can be crossed on foot or by land vehicle

Section of lake :