Stellenbosch

(redirected from Stellenbosch, South Africa)

Stellenbosch

(stĕl`ənbo͝osh, –bŏs), city and local municipality (2011 pop. 155,125), Western Cape prov., SW South Africa, in the Eerste River valley. It is a wine-making and fruit-growing center. Other industries include sawmilling and the manufacture of bricks and tiles. Stellenbosch, founded in 1680, is the oldest European town in South Africa after Cape Town. Stellenbosch Univ. is in the city. The local municipality also includes the communities of Khayamandi and Groendal.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Stellenbosch

 

a Lower Paleolithic archaeological culture of South Africa. The culture was named after the city of Stellenbosch, near which stone implements of the culture were found. The Stellenbosch followed the Olduvai culture and preceded the Fauresmith culture. Today, the term “Stellenbosch” is regarded as obsolete and has been replaced by the term “Chelles-Acheul of South Africa” or by the term “Abbeville-Acheul of South Africa.”

REFERENCES

Alimen, H. Doistoricheskaia Afrika. Moscow, 1960. (Translated from French.)
Bordes, F. Le Paléolithique dans le monde. Paris, 1968.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
WTTC President and CEO Gloria Guevara commented, 'In 2018, the World Travel and Tourism Council hosted its first ever Africa Leaders Forum in Stellenbosch, South Africa, recognising the increasing significance and power of this great region's travel economy.
Muzahura.Other interesting teams to watch out for will be that of Justin Harding from Stellenbosch, South Africa, who comes to Karen fresh from his two-shot victory in Qatar and amateurs Irungu Macharia, P.
Blignaut holds a B.Comm degree in Accounting from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, and is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.
New Zealand's Sam Gaze held off reigning UCI Mountain Bike World Cup cross-country champion Nino Schurter in a thriller to start the new season in Stellenbosch, South Africa on March 10th, 2018/Bartek Wolinski/Reuters CAIRO - 21 April 2018: The 2018 African Mountain Bike continental Championship (MTB) will kick off Saturday at Wadi Degla protectorate, with the participation of 16 African countries and Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy attending.
This article, which was also published as an ASABE white paper, summarizes the conference on Global Food Security, which was held in October 2016 in Stellenbosch, South Africa.
(4) Winelands Radiology, Institute of Orthopaedics and Rheumatology, Stellenbosch, South Africa
The International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament met during September 2016 at Stellenbosch, South Africa, and 16 papers from that gathering, 11 in English, appear here.
Stellenrust Chenin Blanc 2017, Stellenbosch, South Africa (Sainsbury's, PS8) Delightfully fruity and fresh in a youthful, drink-me-now style, pineapple and luscious peach fruit are at the fore of this generous chenin with enough juicy, limey acidity to make you hungry for roast pork, apples and chestnuts, or butternut squash soup.
| Stellenrust Chenin Blanc 2017, Stellenbosch, South Africa (Sainsbury's, PS8): Delightfully fruity and fresh, pineapple and luscious peach fruit are at the fore of this generous chenin with enough juicy, limey acidity to make you hungry for roast pork, apples and chestnuts.
Region: Stellenbosch, South Africa Varietal: Chenin Blanc Price: $22 Aromas: Citric, lime peel, pear Flavors: Orange oil, tropical fruit, kiwi Impression: Fresh Structure: Good Balance Drink with: Raw Seafood, Shrimp Cocktail, Oyters, Grilled Vegetables Why I loved this wine?