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One of my Polynesian sailors lay at death's door with blackwater fever. Oh, yes, it was a full man's job, and I dosed and doctored, and pulled teeth, and dragged my patients through mild little things like ptomaine poisoning.
On December 10, 2012, it was gazetted as a national monument under the name 'Old Provincial Commissioner's office' for the purposes of linking the gradual colonial administrative advancement into the interior of Kenya from Mombasa, Machakos, Fort Smith and Fort Hall.It is from here that present-day Murang'a town sprouted, and was later called Fort Hall after the death of the commissioner on March 18, 1901, from Blackwater fever.