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

Sophia Wharton Myddleton (Sophy) GRAY: Architect

Date:1850-1856 : 1932
Type:Anglican Church
Status:Extant
Street:Cor Smith St and Alexandra Rd

 


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Coordinates:
32°52'24.85" S 27°23'18.93" E Alt: 386m

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Adapted from design by J POWELL.

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.

The bell tower was built in 1932, architect unknown.


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