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Umzoniana Reservoir
Wilsonia, East London, Eastern Cape

John POWELL: Engineer

Date:1922
Type:Dam
Status:Extant


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32°59'04.83" S 27°49'11.32" E Alt: 165m
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Transcript of the Foundation Stone

BUFFALO RIVER
WILSONIA
PUMPING SCHEME

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FIRST SOD TURNED BY THE

MAYORESS

MRS. P.P.J. GANTEAUME

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15TH DECEMBER 1917
P. P .J. GANTEAUME. M.B.E. MAYOR

H. J. C. CORDEAUX DEPUTY MAYOR

COUNCILLORS

UMZONIANA
RESERVOIR

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THIS STONE WAS LAID BY

SIR. N. F. DE WAAL.. K.C.M.G

ADMINISTRATOR

OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
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31ST MAY 1922
C. J. NEALE. MAYOR

A. E. DEARY. DEPUTY MAYOR

COUNCILLORS

G.W. PRIOR.
R. L. BRYANT.
J. STEWART.
M. T. FLEMMER.
J. A. GOLDSCHMIDT.
W. SANSOM.
H. F. MIDDLETON.
A. E. DEARY.
A. P. DALLAS.
C. J. NEALE.
G. W. PRIOR.
H. F. MIDDLETON.
J. OLD.
J. BRUCE-BAYS.
F. G. GREGG.
J. F. PEARCE.
D. Mc CALLUM.
J. STEWART.
A. R. BOYLE.
B. MYERS.

THE SCHEME WAS DESIGNED BY J. POWELL. M.INST. C.E. CITY ENGINEER
AND CARRIED OUT BY DIRECT LABOUR.
J. MORDY. LAMBE. CITY ELECTRICAL ENGINEER. ROBERT. E. DOWDING. M.B.E. TOWN CLERK
ERNEST HILL. M.C. MEDICAL OFFICER OF HEALTH.

Submitted by William MARTINSON

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.