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Post Office - First
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 General Post Office designed by HCP WERNER under Sytze WIERDA of the PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT (Picton-Seymour, 1977:318)


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