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Clifton Wesleyan Methodist ChurchGeorge Granger FLEMING: Architect
Braamfontein, Johannesburg, Gauteng
|Street:||De Korte/Harrison Streets|
An ambitious structure, 'whose hideous cast-iron spire [was] still prominent [in 1971]. Its interior [was] debased ''medieval'' with thin arched and braced roof-trusses, ''stained'' glass windows which epitomise commercial gothic at its worst' (Greig, 1971: 131)
(Building Jun 1922:46)
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.
Writings about this entry
|Benjamin, Arnold. 1979. Lost Johannesburg. Johannesburg: Macmillan South Africa (Publishers) (Pty) Ltd. pg Opp title page ill|
|Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 131|
|van der Waal, Gerhard-Mark. 1987. From Mining Camp to Metropolis - The buildings of Johannesburg 1886-1940. Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council. pg 85|