Allanridge, Free State

Founded: 1950

Named after Allan Roberts, geologist and prospector.

The town was designed by William O Backhouse.

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 221
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 167