Share this record

Contact Artefacts
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.



List of Projects

HEYNE, Karl

Born: 1866 05 21
Died: 1933 12 08

Architect


Sometimes referred to as HEINE.

Karl Heyne was born on the 21st of May 1866 in Jena, Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Germany. At the end of the year 1894, together with his wife, two daughters and baby son, he came to the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek and soon settled in the Rustenburg area.

He started up as builder of houses, but went on to design and build more representative structures like the Lutheran Church in Kroondal, the N.G. Moederkerk and the Town Hall in Rustenburg.

He also undertook civil engineering work like the now defunct bridge over the Hex River at Kroondal.

Karl Heyne died in 1933 on the 8th of December in Rustenburg.

(Ref: Brochure The old Lutheran Church at Kroondal - past 1980 / edited
Submitted by Konrad Voges)

(S vd Stel Bul 12 Apr 1966)

Read about two of his bridges in Remnants of two old Stone and Iron Bridges over the Hex River near the Olifantsnekdam, Magaliesberg by Konrad Voges.