Les Talbot

Name ID 849

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Turner, Myles My Serengeti Years
Page Number: 120
Extract Date: 1968

the Director decided that something more palatial was needed

In 1968 the Director decided that something more palatial was needed to accommodate the heavy inflow of VIPís visiting the Park. A well-known firm of Nairobi architects was given the job of designing it with no expense spared. The was to be the guest house to end all guest houses - a superb new Taj Mahal. It stands today near the old Taj and every effort was made by Les Talbot, the best construction engineer the Parks ever had, to make it perfect.

Extract ID: 1331
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