Roodepoort, Gauteng

Founded: 1884

Name means 'the red pass'.

List of references:

Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 248
Oberholster, JJ. 1972. The historical monuments of South Africa. Cape Town: Rembrandt Van Rijn Foundation for Culture at the request of the National Monuments Council. pp 294-295
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 214

List of structures:

Building for William MacMillan: 1927.
Discoverers' Memorial Hospital - Discoverers Community Health Centre: 1931 : 1940.
Discoverers' Memorial Hospital, nurses' home: 1939.
Florida Park Neighbourhood Centre: 1971.
George Walker's Cottage: 1885.
Indian Library: 1980.
Matus Shops and Offices: 1951.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1926-1927.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1956.
NZASM Rand Tram Culvert at Georginia: 1894-1896.
NZASM Rand Tram Railway Station: 1896.
Post and Telegraph Office: 1896.
Post Office: 1937 ?.
Roodepoort-Maraisburg Hospital: 1930?.
Roodepoort-Maraisburg: Municipal Offices: 1918.
Roodpoort Community Library: n.d..
School: 1950s. Roodepoort West,
Shops and flats for Stoker & Daniel: 1936. Burgher St,
Town Hall & offices, assoc archt with REID & MARTIN: c1935.
Town Hall and Municipal offices: 1935.
Volkskas Bank - now ABSA: 1960.
Westgate Shopping Centre - Phase 1: 1985.
Westgate Shopping Centre - Phase 2: 1989.