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Airport, then JBM Hertzog, now Bloemfontein
Bloemfontein, Free State

People:

NURCOMBE,  SUMMERLEY, RINGROSE and TODD: Architect


Date:1964
Client:ACSA
Type:Airport
Status:Adaptive re-use

'A neat evocation of air-travel'. Good planning leads to little fuss or confusion. A high spacious, gracious concourse contains possibly the largest chandeliers in South Africa of its time.

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

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 86

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