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Bishops Diocesan College
Rondebosch, Cape Town, Western Cape

Peter PENKETH: Architect
William WHITE: Supervising Architect
Street:Woodlands estate


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33°57'42.61" S 18°28'40.80" E Alt: 27m

William WHITE was sending drawings of the building to Sophia GRAY in England. He was hoping she would arrange to send some of the features from England, especially windows. (Gutsche 1970:133)

Books that reference Bishops Diocesan College

Burrows, Edmund Hartford . 1994. Overberg Odyssey : people, roads and early days. Swellendam: Privately printed in co-operation with the Swellendam Trust. pg 163
Gutsche, Thelma. 1966. No Ordinary Woman: The life and times of Florence Phillips. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 133
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 Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis.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