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Town Hall and Market Buildings
Cathcart, Eastern Cape

J Pender WEST: Architect

Date:1905
Type:Town Hall
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
32°17'54.31" S 27°08'46.10" E Alt: 1159m

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Transcription of commemoration plaque:

AT THY CALL WE SHALL NOT FALTER,
FIRM AND STEADFAST WE SHALL STAND.
31ST MAY
1961
EX
UNITATE
VIRES
31 MEI
1966
ONS SAL LEWE, ONS SAL STERWE,
ONS VIR JOU, SUID-AFRIKA.
ERECTED
BY THE PEOPLE
OF CATHCART
OPGERIG
DEUR DIE PUBLIEK
VAN CATHCART

(SAA&B Feb 1905:95; SAMBF Jnl May 1905:40)

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

Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1977. Victorian Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: AA Balkema. pg 222
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 12