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Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk
Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal

Edmund TATHAM: Architect

Date:1857-1861
Type:Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Church
Status:Demolished 1955

Also referred to as the Second Voortrekker Church and the Tower Church.

This church was built when the decision was made in 1855 that the Voortrekker Church had became too small for the community. It was demolished in 1955 to make way for the Gedenkkerk.

For more information on the NG gemeente Pietermaritzburg visit Wikipedia.

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.


Writings about this entry

Kearney, Brian. 1973. Architecture in Natal from 1824 1893. Cape Town: Balkema. pg 29-30, 129 fig 155 ill, 130 fig 156 ill
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pg 259, 260