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Vaal

 (väl)
A river rising in eastern South Africa and flowing about 1,210 km (750 mi) southwest to the Orange River.

Vaal

(vɑːl)
n
(Placename) a river in South Africa, rising in the Drakensberg and flowing west to join the Orange River. Length: 1160 km (720 miles)

Vaal

(vɑl)

n.
a river in the Republic of South Africa, flowing SW from the Transvaal to the Orange River. 700 mi. (1125 km) long.
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At the start of his career, Cheatle has worked as a mineral resource manager and senior geologist for Anglo American Corporation at the Vaal Reefs Gold Mine in South Africa.
It will not have any more underground mining operations in the Vaal River region after Moab Khotsong is sold.
AngloGold has two production centers in South Africa: its West Wits mining district operations southwest of Johannesburg and its Vaal River operations near the Vaal River on the Free State-North West Province border.
Chris Bridges then top scored with 47 before James Simkins (41no) and Roy Emmott (25no) got the Fugitives over the line, as Vaal picked up a couple of wickets.
Williams then capped a fine all-round display by picking three wickets along with Thomas Vaal as Croesy were bowled out for 225 in reply, despite the best efforts of Alex Kryjom (69).
Marcus adds: "The AfriForum Green Drop Project also revealed major infrastructure and management problems in Standerton regarding sewerage water polluting the Vaal River which flows into the Vaal Dam.
The Nicholls-Davey partnership in the 1950s and 1960s helped VAAL to flourish, enacting a model of civil equality.
One area that saw the proliferation of popular protest was the Vaal Triangle, a highly industrialized complex south of Johannesburg.
District 9, steps back into the future for this provocative action adventure expanded from his own 2004 short lm, Tetra Vaal.
I had planned to focus on kudu and gemsbock, but shortly after getting to Crusader Safaris lodge and discussing the possibilities with my Zimbabwean PH, Guy Venter, we decided that the Vaal rhebok would be a prime trophy from this part of the world.
It was mid-July in South Africa, and frost rustled on the grass as I slid thy rifle forward, scanning the above-timberline basin for Africa's most desirable: tiny antelope: the vaal rhebok.
ANSWERS: 1 Ibrox Park, Glasgow; 2 Kemal Ataturk; 3 Angling (they are types of hook); 4 Stanley Baldwin; 5 Between the rings of Saturn; 6 Charles I; 7 Warner Brothers; 8 Ramon Estevez; 9 Oscar Wilde (The Importance Of Being Earnest); 10 It was beyond the Vaal River.