Middelburg, Mpumalanga

Founded: 1866

Named for being halfway between Pretoria and Lydenburg.

Originally called Nazareth the name changed to Middelburg in 1874.

List of references:

Oberholster, JJ. 1972. The historical monuments of South Africa. Cape Town: Rembrandt Van Rijn Foundation for Culture at the request of the National Monuments Council. pp 329-330
Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pp 181
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 254-255

List of buildings:

Albert Herbst Kinderhuis: 1987.
Anglo-Boer War Memorial: 1938.
Gereformeerde Kerk: 1948.
High school hostels, proposed: 1930.
Hospital: 1937.
Magistrate's Court: 1908.
Municipal Offices: 1940.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1977. Kanonkop,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Suid: 1955.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Witkerk: 1890.
Nederduitse Hervormde Kerk: 1963.
Nkangala District Municipality: n.d..
NZASM Eastern Line Railway Station: 1896.
NZASM Eastern Line Railway Station (Pan): 1892-1896. district
NZASM Eastern Line Railway Station, Brugspruit (now Clewer): 1894. district
NZASM Eastern Line Staff Row Housing: c1896.
Standard Bank: n.d..
Voortrekker Monument: 1939.
ZAR Road Bridge over the Klein Olifants River (Meijer Bridge): 1897. district