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Town Hall
Queenstown, Eastern Cape

Sydney STENT: Architect

Date:1882
Type:Town Hall
Status:Extant


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31°53'49.71" S 26°52'25.43" E Alt: 1080m
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The National Monuments Council Plaque reads:
THIS SANDSTONE BUILDING, THE CORNER-STONE OF WHICH
WAS LAID IN MAY 1882, WAS DESIGNED BY THE ARCHITECT
SIDNEY STENT. IT WAS BUILT ON THE SITE OF THE ORIGINAL
TOWN HALL ERECTED IN 1858.

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

Greaves, A. 1987. Tell me of Kamani : The history of Queenstown for the Queenstown and frontier historical society. Queenstown: Queenstown and frontier historical society. pg 191
Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pg 121
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 40