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Fort White
King William's Town district, Eastern Cape

ROYAL ENGINEERS: Architect

Date:1835
Type:Fort
Status:Extant

Named by General Order of 13 June 1835 after Major TC White, Assistant Quarter-Master General of the Burgher Force and military land-surveyor and topographer, who was killed near the Mbashe River. (Coetzee:204)

Extant - in fragmentary condition.

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Coetzee, Colin. 1995. Forts of the Eastern Cape : Securing a frontier 1799 - 1878. Grahamstown: Colin G Coetzee. pg 201-207, 438, 508-510, 642