Askham, Northern Cape

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Askham
Askham is located in South Africa
Askham
Askham
 Askham shown within South Africa
Coordinates: 26°58′54″S 20°46′51″E / 26.98167°S 20.78083°E / -26.98167; 20.78083Coordinates: 26°58′54″S 20°46′51″E / 26.98167°S 20.78083°E / -26.98167; 20.78083
Country South Africa
Province Northern Cape
District ZF Mgcawu
Municipality Mier
Area[1]
 • Total 3.11 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Postal code (street) 8814
PO box 8814
Area code 054

Askham is a village in the Mier Local Municipality in the ZF Mgcawu District Municipality in the Northern Cape province of South Africa. Askham lies not far from the confluence of the mostly dry Molopo and Kuruman Rivers in the Red Kalahari Desert, about 200 km north of Upington at the junction of the R31 and the R360 roads.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Main Place Askham". Census 2011. Retrieved 7 December 2013.