APPENDIX TABLE 1 : NAMIBIA'S ROADS SYSTEM FOR 1879

 

1. [Aris Drift] - |Obib [Obib Mountains] - Gobaxab - |Garu!ab - |Aus [Aus]

2. !Gadaos Drift (or Sendlings Drift) - Gobaxab - |Haris [Witzpütz 31] - ||Huns [Huns 106] - #Ha||Kais - Gei!goab [Geigoab 95] - !Hudaob [Hudab 160] - Guibe!gaos [Brackwasser 151]- Bethany (!Gadaos Drift near Sendlings Drift or Bethany Drift must not be mixed up with the Gudaos Drift near Ramans Drift further to the east)
3. #Khanibes [Kanebis 5] - !Ais!ais [Ais Ais] - #Ka||Khais

4. [Vioolsdrift] - Uhabis - !Gaibes [Gaibes 1] - #Khanibes - ||Hoamus [Holoog 106] - So||noab [Schlangkopf 124] - Arugoams (Fish River)- Berseba

5. [Ramans Drift] - Warmbad - Daimus - |Haris - |Khan|us [Kanus 94]- !Nuoxabeb [Noachabeb 97] - !Aun!as [Dassiefontein 87] - ||Hurab -|Howabes [Howobees 51] - #Nu#goaes [Keetmanshoop] - Arugoams - Berseba

6. !Gaibes - !Haib [Haib 134 (Bondelswarts)] - Warmbad - !Naros [Naros 76]- ||Hai|aes [Blydeverwacht 72] - !Gaobis [Jerusalem 73] - ||Hai|aes -Heiraxabis [Heiragabis 60] - Gei!ab River [Gaiab] - !Nabis [Nabes 31]

7. Daimus - !Amas [Amas 46] - !Nabis (Gaiab River) - ||Khais [Sandbrunn 292] - Khoros [Vellicke 76] - Geitsaub (Geitsaub River) - Gei!aub [Groß Aub 44] - |Koes [Koës] - Goab [Twee Rivier 481]

8. |Koes - Hai|gas [Haichas 190] - Tses - Berseba

9. #Nu#goaes - Gei!aub - |Kiriis [Kiriis Ost 233]

10. ||Kais - |Kiriis - #Gaibis [Gaibis 226] - |Koes

11. #Nu#goaes - Hai|gas - Daberas [Daberas 17] - Goamus [70]- |Gui||ganabis [Farm Marienthal 86] - ||Anis [Lidfontein 136] - !Hoacha!nas [Hoachanas 120]

12. Berseba - Bethany - Guibes [Kuibis 100] - |Aus - !Gadaos [Grasplatz] - Elisabeth Bay

13. !Gadaos - Angra Pequeña [Lüderitzbucht]

14. |Aus - Tiras [33] - #Khuias [Kunjas 14] - !Khosis [Kosos 11] - !Osis [Osis 73] - #Am!hub [Amhub 78] - Grootfontyn [Grootfontein 91] - !Namseb [Namseb 24]

15. Bethany - Xamis [Chamis 49] - #Khuias further see 14 to Grootfontyn

16. Berseba - !Gai||naixas [Gainachas (north of Brukkaros Mountain)] - !Ga|aus [Achterfontein 59] - Tsub!gaos [Zubgaus 29] - Gei|aus [Friedabrunn 20]

17. Tsub!gaos - Gibeon - Goamus - |Haruxas [Haruchas 156]

18. |Haruxas - !Goxas [Gochas] - !Hoaxa!nas

19. !Namseb - !Nomtsas [Nomtsas 26] - ||Gobam!nas [Büllspoort 172]

20. !Namseb - |Kharixab [Karichab 39] - Garis [Klein Garis 23] - Gei|aus - |Gui||ganabis

21. Gei|aus - ||Haubes#gab (on ||Haribes)[Haribes 18] - ||Kauxas [Kauchas 3] - Tsumis [147] - !Awasab [Awasab 333] - Rehoboth

22. ||Kauxas - |Oas [Oas 443] - !Hoaxa!nas - Wesley Vale [Leonardville] - #Khoademxab [north-west of Uichanas 361] - Gobabis

23. !Nomtsas - Dirixas [Dirichas 28] - Auroeis [Arurueis 475, south of modern-day Schlip] - Tsumis - see 21 to Rehoboth

24. !Nomtsas - |Aub [Klein Aub 350] - Rehoboth

25. ||Gobam!nas - |Nautsawisis [Nauchas 14] - !Areb [Areb 176] - |Gubitsaos [Kubitsaus 318] - Tsebris [48] - |Haris [Haris 367] - ||Hoes [Heusis 329] - Windhoek

26. ||Gobam!nas - Tsouxab River [Tsondab River] - (Abbabis - Rooibank - Walvis Bay: was existing before 1879, but not indicated on Hahn's map, except the road: !Hudaob - #Nu!hoas - Rooibank)

27. |Aub - |Gubitsaos - Tsebris - ||Guruma!nas [Gurumanas 308] - |Us [Us 35] - Xaibis [Chaibis 29] - ||Nausgamab - ||Ganab - |Ongarusis - |Ubeb - Rooibank - Walewich Bay [Walvis Bay]

28. !Hoaxa!nas - Ou#gas [Bitterwasser 116] - Rehoboth

29. !Hoaxa!nas - ||Kutsi||khus [Kuzikus 37] - !A||ais [Aais 30 junction of White and Black Nossob] - Gobabis

30. Rehoboth - Tsam [Tsams 75] - #Kho|nus [Beenbreek 76] - ||Kutsi||khus - further see 29 to Gobabis

31. Rehoboth - Oamites [53] - Aris [29] - Windhoek

32. #Kho|nus - |Axen|ib [Achenib 247] - #Khowas [Kowas 233] - !Uri#gab [Witvley]

33. Rehoboth - #Hatsamas [Hatsamas 92] - #Khowas

34. Rehoboth - !Nauas [Nauaspoort 203] - #Ga#guis [Kranzneus 268] - !Kho!anus [Koanus 121] - Seeis - Orumbo [198: White Nossob]

35. Windhoek - ||Hoes - |Hai|gas [Vaalgras 14] - Tsaraxeibis [Abochaibis 315] - Otymbinque - Tsaobis [90] - #O!nanis [Onanis 121] - ||Husab Outspan - Walewich Bay (Jonker Afrikaner's Bay Road: several routes through Namib to Walvis Bay directly and via Rooibank)

36. #O!nanis - ||Ganab - |Ubeb - Rooibank - Walewich Bay

37. Walewich Bay - Palgrave's Mine - Ou Khas [Aukos 68] - !Usa!khos [Usakos] - !Ameib [Ameib 60] - Etiro [50] - Okozondye [Omaruru]

38. Windhoek - Seeis - Orumbo - !Uri#gab - Gobabis - |Oas [Oas 284] - (Ngamiland)

39. Orumbo - ||Gamtanas Waterkop [Otjiaha 130] - Gobabis

40. Seeis - Okatumba [193, 195] - Onjati [146] - Otyosazu [Otjisazu 53] - Okatumba [Waldfriede 50] - Otyokuoko [Otjikuoko 83]

41. Orumbo - Otyiarua [Okajura 144](|Garimu!as) - Otyombindi [Otjombindi 234]

42. Windhoek - Okapuka [50, 51] - Otyizeva [Otjiseva 45] - Ozona [Osona 65] - Okahandya [Okahandja]

43. Okahandya - Otyikango [Groß Barmen 7] - Kamugeu - Otymbinque

44. Otymbinque - Otyontamboume - Omapyu [75] - Okozondye

45. Etiro - |Karibib [Karibib]

46. Omapyu - Ozombinya [Otjombuindya 33] - Okahandya

47. !Ameib - Okombahe - Ani#gab [Anichab at Ugab River, south of Sorris Sorris]

48. Okozondye - Epako [38] - Otyombonde [Otjimbonde 85] - Otyikango [Otjikango 49, 50] - Ombakaha [58] - Outyo [Outjo] (from Ombakaha a road to Owamboland was leading)

49. Okahandya - Otyiamongombe [Otjiamongombe 44] - Okandyose [Okandjose 169] - Oiisema [Ousema 202 at Omuramba Omatako] - Otyirondyupa (Waterberg)

50. Okozondye - Omburo [50, 51] - Omatopa (near Omatako Mountains) - Oiisema

51. Oiisema - Ozire [Osire 216, 217] - Ombori Ombonga (Omuramba Omatako, road is following Omuramba in modern-day Hereroland West to Ozumbo yakauha, Okavarona and to !Kobis [near Auuns West 288]

52. Otyirondyupa - ||Heintas [Naidaus 78] - #Nudaus (Ombai on German "Kriegskarte 1904") - Otave [Otavi] - Otyikango (following further to Owamboland with connection roads from Otyirondyupa to Otave via Otyozongombe [Otjosongombe 327] - Otyieveta [Otjahewita 291] - Otyiere and another connection road from Ozumbo yakauha to Otyikango {north-west of modern-day Grootfontein on road to Otjikoto})
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SOURCE: Theophilus Hahn's Map (1879) and personal research.
NOTE: Original names from Hahn's map are used, with corrections were mistakes occurred, for instance in the spelling of Nama or Otjiherero names, modern-day place names in [] brackets.

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