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Old 12-16-2016, 02:12 PM   #32
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December Details - Part 2

07 Dec - By boat from Kindu downstream on the Lualaba River.
08 Dec - Arrives at Ponthierville.
           - By rail from Ponthierville to Stanleyville. (Railway completed in 1906)
09 Dec - By boat from Stanleyville downstream on the Congo River.
12 Dec - Arrives at Bonga.

Fun fact: The area around Ponthierville (now modern-day Ubundu) is where some parts of "The African Queen" were filmed.





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Originally Posted by InexorableTash
Better late than never!
If I get around to it, I'll probably post that route in the "Phantom Train" thread:
Ep. 16: YIJ and the Phantom Train of Doom
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