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Holy Trinity Anglican Church
King William's Town, Eastern Cape

Sophia Wharton Myddleton (Sophy) GRAY: Architect

Date:1850-1856
Type:Anglican Church
Status:Extant
Street:Cor Smith St and Alexandra Rd


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32°52'24.85" S 27°23'18.93" E Alt: 386m
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Foundation stone laid in 1850 by Colonel G MacKinnon, officially opened in 1856 by Bishop John Armstrong and consecrated by Bishop Henry Cotterill in 1861.

Adapted from design by J POWELL

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

Dersley, GH. 1893. Views of King William's Town. King William's Town: GH Dersley. pg [Plate 14]
Martin, Desmond. 2005. The Bishop's churches. Cape Town: Struik. pg 13
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 30-31