Share this record

Contact Artefacts
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.

Post Office - Second
Johannesburg, Gauteng

Johannes Victor LINDHORST: Architect

Date:1887
Type:Post Office
Status:Demolished 1895
Street:Rissik St

This building was demolished in 1895 to make way for the new Post Office designed by Sytze WIERDA of the PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT (Picton-Seymour, 1977:318)

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 68, 70 ill
Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1977. Victorian Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: AA Balkema. pg 318 ill, 323
Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pg 149
van der Waal, Gerhard-Mark. 1987. From Mining Camp to Metropolis - The buildings of Johannesburg 1886-1940. Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council. pg 49, 55