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Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk
Riversdale, Western Cape

KALLENBACH and REYNOLDS: Architect

Date:1908
Type:Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Church
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
34°05'26.65" S 21°15'37.82" E

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(SAWW 1908)

This church replaced the previous one built on the same site in 1845. The foundation stone was laid on 4 March 1908 and the building was inaugurated on 11 February 1909. The new building has seating for 1 630 people.


Writings about this entry

Fransen, Hans. 2004. The old buildings of the Cape. A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town - Calvinia - Colesberg - Uitenhage. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball Publishers. pg 473
Hoevers, Jan. 2005. Van Kerke en Dorpe. Historiese vertellinge oor die oudste kerke en dorpe in Suid-Afrika. Centurion: Publiself Uitgewers. pg 112
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pg 64
Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl. 2012. A Platteland Pilgrimage : 102 country churches of South Africa . South Africa: Booktown Richmond Press. pg 116