Mossel Bay, Western Cape

Founded: 1601

Named after a great collection of mussel shells found in a cave at Cape St Blaize by Paulus van Caerden.


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List of structures:

Beach Pavilion: n.d..
Bioscope: pre-1921.
Customs Building: 1874.
Entrance to poort or swimming place: c1928.
Gaol: pre 1862.
Goods Office and Shed: 1900-1902.
Lighthouse, Cape St Blaize: 1862-1864.
Maritime and Shell Museum: 1989.
Methodist Church: 1906.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1878-1880.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1949.
Park Primary School: 1968.
Point High School: 1909.
Prince, Vintcent & Co. General merchants: 1901.
Robinson Pass: 1867-1869.
St Blaize Terrace: 1909.
St Peter's Anglican Church: 1877 : c1910.
St Thomas' Catholic Church: 1885 : 1935.
War Memorial, The Poort: c1920.
WJ Swart and Son Carpenters and Joiners: c1898.
Wolwedans Dam: 1989.