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Anglo American Building
Central Johannesburg, Gauteng

BURNET, TAIT and LORNE: Architect
Kenneth Edward Frederick GARDINER: Resident Architect

Date:1937
Type:Offices
Status:Extant
Street:44 Main St

 


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Coordinates:
26°12'28.20" S 28°02'10.44" E Alt: 1756m

In 1935 BURNET TAIT & LORNE were commissioned by Sir Ernest Oppenheimer to design the giant headquarters of the Anglo-American Corporation of South Africa building at 44 Main Street, Johannesburg.

(SAB May 1940:33 ill)

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.


Books that reference Anglo American Building

Chipkin, Clive M. 1993. Johannesburg Style - Architecture & Society 1880s - 1960s. Cape Town: David Phillip. pg 127-129
Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 146-147