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Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk
Lindley, Free State

Type:Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Church

Inaugurated on 25 November 1876.

During the Anglo-Boer War the church, together with the entire town, was ruined by the "Imperial Yeomanry" of the British forces in a battle that raged from 17 to 31 May 1900. The church was rebuilt on the ruined walls.

(Extracted and translated from Maeder et al 1917:177 and Hoevers 2005:65)

Writings about this entry

Hoevers, Jan. 2005. Van Kerke en Dorpe. Historiese vertellinge oor die oudste kerke en dorpe in Suid-Afrika. Centurion: Publiself Uitgewers. pg 65
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pg 177