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Post Office
Dordrecht, Eastern Cape

William Benjamin Turner NEWHAM: Design Architect
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT: Architect

Date:1938
Type:Post Office
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
31°22'30.40" S 27°02'53.25" E

The tiled panels on the external walls were done by Joyce ORDBROWN of the Ceramic Studio.

The old sign on display carries the acronyms General Post Office (horizontal), Hoof Pos Kantoor (vertical).


Writings about this entry

Putzel, Ralph F. 1986. Encyclopaedia of South African post offices and postal agencies, The : (including their forerunners in the Cape, Natal, Orange Free State and Transvaal, Basutoland, Bechuanaland and Swaziland, etc.). Volume 1 (A-E). Cape Town: Hale & Putzel. pg 398