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Free Church of Scotland
Cape Town, Western Cape

Peter PENKETH: Architect

Date:1847-1848
Type:Church
Status:Demolished 1874
Street:Greenmarket Square

 


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Coordinates:
33°55'22.27" S 18°25'10.26" E Alt: 35m

Attributed by Radford 1979.

The Scottish Free Church was built c1848 but never used as such. It became Landsberg's Store in 1850 and was burnt down c1874. (Rennie 1978: 144).

This church was replaced by the Metropolitan Methodist Church.


Books that reference Free Church of Scotland

Radford, D. 1979. The architecture of the Western Cape, 1838-1901. A study of the impact of Victorian aesthetics and technology on South African architecture. Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis. Dept of Arch. University of the Witwatersrand. pg 126, 180-1
Rennie, John for CPIA. 1978. The Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978. Volume Two : Catalogue. Cape Town: Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. pg 144 item 56.11