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Gaol - Museum
Klerksdorp, North West

DEPARTEMENT PUBLIEKE WERKEN - ZUID-AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK: Architect

Date:1891
Type:Gaol
Status:Unknown

 


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Coordinates:
26°51'49.27" S 26°40'09.43" E Alt: 1314m

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The old gaol was used as a prison until 1973. It became the Klerksdorp Museum in 1976 together with the neighbouring house.

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

Fransen, Hans. 1978. Guide to the Museums of Southern Africa. Cape Town: Galvin & Sales (Pty) Ltd, for the Southern African Museums Association. pg 154