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Town Hall
Ficksburg, Free State

Walter DONALDSON: Architect
Walter DONALDSON: Contractor

Date:1897
Type:Town Hall
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
28°52'18.38" S 27°52'28.19" E

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The Foundation stone records - in Dutch - that Donaldson was the Contractor for this building.

GELEGD OP 1 JULIE 1897
DOOR DEN
VOORZITTER DER MUNICIPALITEIT
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COMMISSARISSEN
M. I. FOURIE VOORZITTER Dr H. S. TAYLOR VICEVOORZITTER
H. L. VAN DER MERWE A. P. RADLEY W. LYON
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W. DONALDSON     D. J. DE VILLIERS
CONTRACTANT     STADSKLERK

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

Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 177