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Savoy hotel
Kimberley, Northern Cape

Daniel Westwood GREATBATCH: Architect 1902

Date:1901 : 1921
Type:Hotel
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
28°44'15.84" S 24°45'59.73" E Alt: 1233m

(Yuill 1984:104)

Savoy Hotel is one of Kimberley's oldest and most enchanting hotels. the hotel opened for the first time on 1 September 1897. It has lived through the diamond heydays, was re-built in 1901, and soon proved to be the best hotel in the city. In 1921 the Savoy Hotel was again upgraded.

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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.