Port Alfred - Eastern Cape

Founded: 1821

Named after Prince Alfred, second son of Queen Victoria.

References



Originally called Port Kowie, it changed to Port Frances in 1825 and named Port Alfred in 1860.

List of buildings:

Anglican Church: 1936.
Bridge over the Great Fish River (Boy Retief Bridge): 1956. district
Customs House and other buildings: 1823.
Flats, Mrs NO Brewer: 1926.
Kowie River Bridge - Henry Putt Bridge: 1989.
Kowie River Wagon Bridge - Henry Putt Bridge: 1907.
Lighthouse, Great Fish Point: 1898. district
Market Building: 1928.
Nico Malan Bridge: 1972.
Police Station: n.d..
Railway Station Building: 1884.
Richmond House: 1840.
Richmond House - Cock's Castle: 1860.
School: n.d..
Settler Church - Methodist: 1827 : 1939.
Settler Church - Methodist: 1823.
St Nicholas Church: 1939.
Warehouse: n.d..
West Reach House: 1988.
White Gables: c1830.

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