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Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk
Jansenville, Eastern Cape

Carl Otto HAGER: Architect
Arthur Henry REID: Architect

Date:1885
Type:Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Church
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
32°56'37.63" S 24°39'49.94" E

CO Hager was asked to do the design but the final appearance is probably largely the work of AH Reid. (Fransen 2004:753) Reid was living in Port Elizabeth at the time and one of his main clients was the Dutch Reformed Church in the Cape.

For more information on the NG gemeente Jansenville see Wikipedia.


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 573
Hoevers, Jan. 2005. Van Kerke en Dorpe. Historiese vertellinge oor die oudste kerke en dorpe in Suid-Afrika. Centurion: Publiself Uitgewers. pg 49
Krige, Ode. 2015. Carl Otto Hager : argitek tot eer van God, 1813-1898. Hermanus: Hemel & See Boeke. pg 171, 206
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pg 98
Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl. 2012. A Platteland Pilgrimage : 102 country churches of South Africa . South Africa: Booktown Richmond Press. pg 19
Sellick, William Stephen James. 1904. Uitenhage past and present : souvenir of the Centenary. 1804 1904. Uitenhage: Uitenhage Times. pg 134