Somerset West, Western Cape

Founded: 1817

Named after Lord Charles Somerset (1767 – 1831) who was the Governor of the Cape Colony from 1814 to 1826.

 


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List of structures:

Alexandra Hotel, reconstruction: 1933.
Cape Explosives Works: 1903.
Coachman's House Museum: 1830s.
De Beers Dynamite Co: 1903.
House Bosman: 1950.
House Conradie: 1960.
House Hofmeyer: 1974.
House Jo Jagger: 1928.
House Patterson: 1966.
House Patterson: 1958.
House Plougmann: 1971.
House Roos: 1960.
House Schröder: 1966.
House Sir James Sivewright: pre-1905 : pre-1910.
House Solomon: c1925.
House Whitfield: 1970.
Methodist Church: 1861.
Morgenster - Morning Star: 1786.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1820.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1940.
Railway Hotel: pre-1913.
Road Bridge over the Lourens River: 1845.
Somerset Mall Shopping Centre: 1993.
Somerset West House: n.d..
Town Hall: 1933.
Vergelegen: 1700. Vergelegen,
Vergelegen for Sir Lionel Phillips, restoration: 1700 : 1917 : 1993.
War Memorial - WWI and WWII: n.d..