A terminal station embraces (I) the passenger station; (2) the goods station; (3) the locomotive, carriage and waggon depots, where the engines and the carrying stock are kept, cleaned, examined and repaired.
The usual mode of conveyance is by ox-waggon or light cart.
The journey to De Kaap by bullock-waggon occupied about six weeks.
" Kurveying " (the conducting of transport by bullock-waggon) in itself constituted a great industry.
The city has cotton-compresses and cotton-gins, and among its manufactures are cotton-seed oil, flour, cement blocks, pressed bricks, canned goods, foundry products, waggon-beds and creamery products.