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Rufane's Beach (South Africa)

Is a a shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves in the country of South Africa.

Its center lies at a latitude of -33.5798900 and longitude of 26.9391100and it has an elevation of 9 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 .


Seat of a third-order administrative division :

Port Alfred marina


panoramioimage by Steve du Bruyn

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

The biggest pineapple in the world


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

Moonrise


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

Way Up Kowie River


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Rock : a conspicuous, isolated rocky mass

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Farmstead : the buildings and adjacent service areas of a farm

Port Alfred


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Locality : a minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries

View over Kowie River and Port Alfred Bridge


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

Kowie River


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Beach : a shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves

Kowie River seen from the terrace of Guido's


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Bay : a coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf

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

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

Rocks : conspicuous, isolated rocky masses

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

Point : a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape

Ravine(s) : a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge

Intermittent stream :

Monument : a commemorative structure or statue

Reservoir(s) : an artificial pond or lake

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

Airport : a place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo

Valley : an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream

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

Cape : a land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction

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

Reef(s) : a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material

Headland : a high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast

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

Forest reserve : a forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use

Plain(s) : an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area

Building(s) : a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.

Pass : a break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]

Lake : a large inland body of standing water

Bridge : a structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across

Lighthouse : a distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light

Ruin(s) : a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional