Share this record

Contact Artefacts
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.

NZASM Headquarters Residence
Central, Pretoria, Gauteng

Klaas (jnr) VAN RIJSSE: Architect
Date:1888
Type:Homestead
Style:Wilhelmiens
Status:Demolished

This was the first of a series of buildings erected on the south-west corner of Kruger and Minaar Streets, built of red brick, initially used by the Chief Engineer as residence, later converted into offices. The house was demolished in c1960 to make way for the new NZASM Headquarters.

(Pretoriana Apr 1957:31)

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

De Jong, RC, Van der Waal, GM & Heydenrych, DH. 1988. NZASM 100 : 1887-1899, the buildings, steam engines and structures of the Netherlands South African Railway Company. Pretoria: C. Van Rensburg Publications on behalf of the Human Sciences Research Council. pg 137