Contact Artefacts
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.

Mounted Police Barracks
Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal

EG BOMPAS: Project Architect
Sir Albert Henry HIME: Engineer
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT of the NATAL COLONY: Architect
Date:1878-1890
Type:Police Barracks
Status:Extant

The the building started in 1878 but numerous disruptuions caused it to be completed in 1890. (Kearny 1973)


Writings about this entry

Hillebrand, Melanie. 1975. Aspects of architecture in Natal, 1880 1914. Pietermaritzburg: Unpublished MA. Dept Fine Art and History of Art, University of Natal. pg 160
Kearney, Brian. 1973. Architecture in Natal from 1824 1893. Cape Town: Balkema. pg 56, 220 (fig. 471,472)