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Temple Chambers - Board of Executors Building
Cape Town, Western Cape

George Murray ALEXANDER: Architect 1893
Frederick McIntosh GLENNIE: Architect 1929

Date:1893 : 1929
Street:Cor Adderley and Wale Streets


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33°55'29.07" S 18°25'12.22" E Alt: 30m

The first three floors of the original building by GM ALEXANDER in 1893 were retained by FM GLENNIE when he added the top three in 1929.

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Cole, DI. 2002. The building stones of Cape Town : a geological walking tour. Cape Town: Council for Geoscience. pg 37
Crump, Alan & Van Niekerk, Raymund. 1988. Public sculptures & reliefs Cape Town. Cape Town: Clifton Publications. pg 34
Johnson, Brian Andrew. 1987. Domestic architecture at the Cape, 1892-1912 : Herbert Baker, his associates and his contemporaries. Cape Town: Unpublished Thesis UNISA. pg 360
Radford, D. 1979. The architecture of the Western Cape, 1838 1901. A study of the impact of Victorian aesthetics and technology on South African architecture. Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis. Dept of Arch. University of the Witwatersrand. pg 110
Rennie, John for CPIA. 1978. The Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978. Volume Two : Catalogue. Cape Town: Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. pg 208 item 65.33
Walker, Michael. 2011. A Statement In Stone. Cape Town: Privately published by Michael Walker. pg 33