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DEKKER, Leendert

Born: 1869 10 08
Died: 1964 07 31


Born in De Lier, South-Holland, the Netherlands. Arrived as a carpenter in Pretoria of the then ZAR in 1893 and was responsible for the construction of the Wierda Bridge in Pretoria, the Gereformeerde Kerk, Sunnyside, Pretoria; the Gereformeerde Kerk, Bethal, Transvaal; as well as additions to the Zuid-Afrikaanse Hospitaal (1934-6). He retired in approximately 1950. He died in the district of Griekwastad.

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Gereformeerde Kerk: 1914. Bethal, Mpumalanga - Contractor
ZAR Road Bridge over Hennops River, 'S(Z)esmylspruit' - Wierda Bridge: 1891. Swartkops, Pretoria, Gauteng - Contractor
Zuid-Afrikaanse Hospitaal: 1936. Pretoria, Gauteng - Contractor