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Anglo American Building
Central, Johannesburg, Gauteng

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BURNET, TAIT and LORNE: Architect


Date:1937
Type:Offices
Status:Unknown
Street:Main St
Str no:44

In 1935 BURNET TAIT & LORNE were commissioned by Sir Ernest Oppenheimer to design the giant headquarters of the Anglo-American Corporation of South Africa building at 44 Main Street, Johannesburg. The resident architect was Kenneth Edward Frederick GARDINER.

(SAB May 1940:33 ill)

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

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 146-147

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