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Natal Government Railways Offices - KwaZulu Natal Tourist Offices
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Arthur FYFE: Design Architect
STREET-WILSON and FYFE: Architect

Date:1894
Type:Railway Station
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
29°51'25.24" S 31°01'29.01" E

(OD 4-5a-b)

Was the old Natal Government Railways Offices. Parts have been demolished but mostly adaptively reused. Now (2014) used as the KwaZulu Natal Tourist Offices.

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 107
Hartdegen, Paddy. 1988. Our building heritage : an illustrated history. South Africa: Ryll's Pub. Co. on behalf of the National Development Fund for the Building Industry. pg 75
Hillebrand, Melanie. 1975. Aspects of architecture in Natal, 1880 1914. Pietermaritzburg: Unpublished MA. Dept Fine Art and History of Art, University of Natal. pg 205-207
Itafa Amalinde Heritage Trust. 2010. Durban : Architecture and History : A guide. Durban: Itafa Amalinde Heritage Trust. pg 44, 45 ill
Kearney, Brian. 1973. Architecture in Natal from 1824 1893. Cape Town: Balkema. pg 18