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St Mary's Collegiate Church - Collegiate Church of St Mary the Virgin
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Sydney STENT: Architect

Date:1895-1897
Type:Church
Style:Neo-Gothic
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
33°57'42.08" S 25°37'20.82" E

Rebuilt incorporating the existing walls, adapted and strengthened and raised by 1,2 m to take an open-trussed pitched roof the height of the tower. The nave was extended west by 6m. (Greig 1971:185-6)

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 185-186
Herholdt, AD. 1994. Eight beautiful Gothic revival churches of Port Elizabeth. Port Elizabeth: Ad Hoc Publishers. pg 69-85