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Gatehouse, Marriannhill Monastery
Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal

Date:1907
Type:Gatehouse
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
29°50'37.01" S 30°49'31.11" E

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The words Ora et Labora (pray and work in Latin) appear on the cast iron roof ridge detail. This phrase makes reference to the monastic practice of working and praying.