Hopetown, Northern Cape

Founded: 1854

Named after Major William Hope, Auditor-General of the Cape.

List of references:

Fagan, Gawie & Fagan, Gwen. 2008. Brakdak : platdakke in die Karoo. Cape Town: Breestraat Publikasies. pp 26-27
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 94
Schoeman, Chris. 2013. Historical Karoo, The : Traces of the past in South Africa's arid interior. Cape Town: Zebra Press. pp 196-198

List of structures:

Carnegie Library: 1908.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1854 : 1857.
School bldg and teacher's quarters for Orange River Primary School: 1933.
Teacher's quarters: n.d..