Mahikeng, North West

Founded: 1885

 


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Was called Mafeking but changed to Mafikeng in 1977. Now Mahikeng, the original Tswana name.

List of references:

Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 140
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 201
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 265

List of structures:

Bophuthatswana Recording Studios: 1992.
Church: c1904.
Council Chamber: c1901.
Hospital: pre 1993.
Library: c1901.
McGregor Memorial Museum: 1907.
Memorial to the Dead: 1904.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1959-1960.
North-West University - Mafikeng Campus - Student Residences: 1984.
North-West University - Mahikeng Campus - Sentrale Lesingblok - Main Lecture Block: 1984.
Siege Memorial Monument: c1901.
St John the Divine, Memorial Church: 1901.
Standard Bank: 1930.
Town Hall, supervising archt MJ HARRIS: pre-1905.
Wesleyan Church, supervising archt MJ HARRIS: pre-1905.