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Christ ChurchJohn Todd WELCHMAN: Architect
Makhanda (Grahamstown), Eastern Cape
|Client:||Anglican Church||Type:||Anglican Church|
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33°18'20.78" S 26°31'25.71" E Alt: 550m
Built from monies donated by the 1820 Settler, Rosa Wright, in gratitude to her new country after the death of her husband. It boasts many firsts - the first spire in Grahamstown, the first stained glass windows in South Africa and the first carillion of bells to be cast in South Africa.
Writings about this entry
|Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl. 2015. Church tourism in South Africa : a travel odyssey. South Africa: Self-published by Philippe Menache and Darryl Earl David. pg 20-21|