Port Elizabeth - Eastern Cape

Founded: 1820

Named after Elizabeth, wife of acting governor Sir Rufane Donkin.

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List of buildings:

11 Cora Terrace: 2013.
2 Stores and dwelling for F Herst and Co: 1937.
26 Flats, North End: 1936.
A block of maisonettes: 1930. Humewood,
Aegis Assurance and Trust Co Building: n.d. : 1923.
Aegis Insurance and Trust Co Building, proposed: 1934.
African Homes Trust Building: 1931.
Afrikaans medium School: 1934.
Albany Hotel: c1881.
Aldwyn Towers Court: 1937.
Algoa Bay Sweet Factory, ext: 1933.
Algoa House Hotel: 1935.
Armourplate saftey glass factory: 1939.
Armstrong Auction Rooms: 1878.
Astoria Kinema : 1930.
Astra Theatre: 1934.
Athenaeum: 1896.
Atlas Cleaners and Dyers: 1940.
Aurora Creche: 1931.
Bagshaw, Gibaud and Co Shoe Store, add: 1927.
Bank of Africa: 1903.
Barclays Bank: 1956.
Barris Bros store, ext: 1939.
Beach Hotel: 1918 : 1923 - 1928. Humewood,
Berkeley Court: 1934 : 1990s. Summerstrand,
Bldg for Sir Lewis Richardson: 1930?.
Block for Mr Moore: 1926.
Block of flats for HD Pettit: 1938.
Boet Erasmus Rugby Stadium: n.d..
Bossington House Private Hotel: 1939.
Box factory for Mr Budlender: 1934.
Brittania Hotel, alt: 1934.
BSB Building: 1952.
Cadbury-Fry (SA) factory: 1937.
Campanile: 1922.
Campanile Hotel: 1934.
Canning factory: 1927. Sydenham,
Capitol Theatre: n.d..
Car storage buildings for General Motors (SA): 1936.
Castle Breweries, ext: 1934.
Castle Wine & Brandy Co bldg: 1937?.
Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin: 1825 : 1895 : 1932.
Cement Co offices, proposed bldg: 1927. New Brighton,
Cenotaph: 1929.
Centenary Memorial Pavilion 1820: 1921.
Cerebos Offices and Factory: 2009. Coega Industrial Development Zone,
Christian Science Church: 1939.
Church for Seventh Day Adventists: 1924.
Church Hall, South End: 1939.
Church of St Mary the Virgin: n.d..
City Hall: 1858.
Coega Development Corporation Headquarters: 2008.
Collegiate School for Girls: 1900.
Colonial Mutual Life Building - Pleinhuis: 1934.
Coloured Secondary School: 1927. North End,
Commercial Hall: pre 1848.
Convent and School: 1934.
Convent and School, Emerald Hill, prepared contract: c1901.
Cora Terrace: 1831.
Country Club: 1930.
Court Receife: 1937. Summerstrand,
Criterion Hotel, alts: 1928.
Crown Bakery, North End: 1936.
CTC Bazaars: 1937.
Cunningham Primary School : 1928. South End,
Customs House: 1891.
Customs House: 1864.
Dairy & flat over: 1926.
Dawson Court: 1937.
Deutsche Liedertafel - German Club: 1885.
Development of a picnic beach: 1920. Humewood,
DH Mobbs Boot Factory, adds: 1907.
Donkin Reserve - Environmental upgrade: 2009.
Donkin Street Houses: 1856-1880.
Donkin Tower Sculpture - 'Make Your Mark': 2012.
Dr Viljoen School, North End: 1930.
Duckpond Pavilion: 1992.
Durban House: 1923.
Dutch Church Parsonage: 1926. North End,
Eastern Cape Institute of South African Architects: c1986.
Eastern Province Building Society: 1939.
Eastern Province Cement Works, offices, labs, workshops: 1928. New Brighton,
Eastern Province Rugby Union, pavilion, St George's Pk: 1937.
Edwards Memorial Church: 1875.
Edworks factory: 1924.
Elizabeth Donkin Hospital for Infectious Diseases: 1930s.
Empire Hotel, alts: 1928.
Erica Girls' School: 1903. Richmond Hill,
Factory for Teikamdos Bros: 1934.
Feathermarket Hall: 1885 : 1908.
Felsted: 1936.
Firestone Tyre Co Factory: 1935.
Fischer's Building: 1911.
Flats: 1927.
Flats and private hotel: 1936.
Flats EB Pagden: 1935.
Flats for A Herbert Brookes: 1925.
Flats for Dr Jabkowitz: 1935.
Flats for Dr Leith: 1935.
Flats for Mr Harvey: 1934.
Flats G Stewart: 1926.
Flats Mrs I Levine: 1924.
Flats Mrs Lewitton: 1931.
Flats, Belmont Terrace: 1928.
Flats, for Estate of J Block: 1937.
Flats, reconstruction for Mrs Templar: 1934.
Flats, Robertson Rd, North End: 1935.
Flats, Westbourne Rd, for JP du Plessis: 1936.
Ford Motor Co (SA) Ltd,: 1928.
Fort Frederick: 1799. district
Fountain Road Advice Centre: 2012. Gqebera,
Frielinghaus Gate, St George's Park: 1938.
Garage & motor showroom for WH Singer: 1933.
Garage for Messrs Van Sandwyk, Edwardes Pty: 1936.
General Motors (SA) Ltd, North End: 1928.
General Post Office: 1900.
Gereformeerde Kerk: n.d..
Glengarry Court: 1939. Summerstrand,
Glenvandale Stadium: 2010.
Golf Club House: 1930. Humewood,
Govan Mbeki Multi-Purpose Sports and Community Centre: 2011.
Grand Theatre: 1935.
Greaterman’s Department Store: 1950s.
Greenacres Shopping Centre: 1993. Newton Park,
Greenbushes Hotel: 1936.
Grey High School: 1913.
Grey Institute: 1856.
Grosvenor Court: 1933. Summerstrand,
Guardian Assurance Building: 1937.
Hall, Eastern Province Arts & Crafts Society: 1927.
Hampton Court: 1936-1937.
Harbour Board Offices: 1905.
Harbour Board Wool Stores: c1904.
Hayward, Young & Co bldg: 1938.
Hebrew School: 1936.
Helenvale Multi-purpose Community Centre: 2013. Edenvale,
Highview : 1937.
Hill Presbyterian Church: 1863.
Holy Rosary Convent: 1883.
Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 1866. The Hill,
Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 1862-1866 : 1872-1873 : 1897-1898.
Hopewell Visitors Centre: 2012.
Hospital, Richmond Hill: 1859.
Hotel: 1925. Humewood,
Hotel Elizabeth: 1937?. Humewood,
Hotel Sydenham: 1935.
House A Sendzul: 1933.
House AB Thomas: 1926. Walmer,
House AJ Karstaedt: c1939.
House AS Marshall: 1936.
House at Schoenmakers Kop: pre 1934. district
House Benn: 1937. Mill Park,
House Berman: 1938.
House CH Clutterbuck: 1925.
House CH Sparks: 1935.
House CH Walton: 1909. Walmer,
House Clear: 1915.
House Dr Viljoen: n.d..
House EC Longworth: 1925. Walmer,
House Elliot - 'Lindani': 1924. Mill Park,
House F Owen Eaton: 1925. Mill Park,
House Fisher: 2012. Richmond Hill,
House G Wynne: 1926.
House GA Upton: 1939. Walmer,
House Gibaud - 'Beauville': 1926. Mill Park,
House Gibaud - 'Chesterton': 1915.
House GL Hill: 1926. Mill Park,
House Gluckman: n.d.. Mill park,
House Green - 'Pinecones': 1937. Mill Park,
House H Freilinghaus: Matoppos: 1920.
House H Knussell: 1925. Mill Park,
House Harris - 'Five Gates': 1927. Mill Park,
House Harvey - 'Santa Barbara': 1934.
House Hazell - 'The Old Mill House': 1924. Mill park,
House HB Smith: c1912.
House HB Smith, Mill Park: 1924.
House HD Pettit, remodelled (Swiss Villa?): 1928.
House Hehnen - 'Elden': 1928. Mill Park,
House Herholdt: 2010. Richmond Hill,
House Herholdt: 2010. Richmond Hill,
House HH McWilliams - The Poop: c1932. Amsterdamhoek,
House Hix: 1992.
House Hobart Kay - 'Far End': 1920. Mill Park,
House Hustler: 1925.
House J McCoy: 1927. Mill Park,
House J Smollan: 1926. Mill Park,
House Johnson: 1930. Mill Park,
House Jolliffe and Co. - 'White Gables': 1929.
House JS Neave: 1924.
House L Dubb: 1931. Mill Park,
House L Harling: 1939. Walmer,
House Lipschitz: 1946. Summerstrand,
House Loock: 1935.
House MacDonald: 1912. Mill Park,
House Marshal - 'The Homestead': 1911.
House Marshall: 1936.
House Matheson - 'Kismet': 1929.
House Middleton (own house): 1902. Walmer,
House Mrs J Simpson: 1925. Mill Park,
House Mrs Kerbel: 1938?. Summerstrand,
House Mrs MC Fraser: 1939.
House Mrs Racussen: 1934. Scotstown,
House Mudie: 1914. Mill Park,
House Mudie: 1931.
House N Abrahams: 1936.
House N Messaris: 1936. Jutland Estate,
House Narshai: c1987.
House Nelson Pearson: 1931.
House O Bracht - 'Aloes': 1911.
House OL Oosthuizen: 1939.
House Oosthuizen - 'Abbotsford': n.d.. Mill Park,
House P Christian: 1931-32.
House Page - 'Newlands': 1915.
House Peykce - 'Warring Lodge': 1915.
House Pole - 'Keer Weder': 1919. Mill park,
House RA Bateman: 1937.
House RD Buchanan: Dunlop House, nr Grand Hotel: n.d..
House RN Henderson: 1930.
House Schoeman: 2013. Walmer,
House Scribante: 2015. Little Walmer Golf Estate,
House Smedley: 1948.
House Smollan - 'The Gables': 1929.
House Stanley Marks: 1924.
House Starmer: 1928. Mill Park,
House Stauckelbach - Ridgewood: 1936.
House Subel: 1929.
House Thompson: 2012. Walmer,
House Till: 1929.
House Turner - 'Rylston': 1917.
House TW Bell: 1928. Walmer,
House VT Jones: Lloc, Walmer (opposite McWilliam's house): n.d..
House Walker - 'Lindores': 1929.
House Weinberg: 1929.
House Westwood: 1935.
House Westwood: 1935.
House Westwood - 'Eltham': 1931. Mill Park,
House Westwood - 'Greyhurst': 1937. Mill Park,
House Westwood - 'The Tavern': 1936.
House Whitward - 'Waverley': 1912.
House Young: 1915. Mill park,
Houses of various styles and designs for F Oldfield at Mill Park: 1923.
Humewood Bathing House: 1913. Humewood Beach,
Humewood Hotel: 1920.
Humewood Mansions - Humewood Hotel: 1920 : 1923 : c1984.
Humphrey Executors & Trust Co Bldg: 1927.
King Edward's Mansions, now King Edward Hotel: c1904. Donkin Reserve,
King George VI Art Gallery - Nelson Mandela Municipal Art Gallery: 1927 : 1947.
Kirkwood High School: 1936.
Kwanobuhle Youth Services Centre: 2004. Kwanobuhle,
Law Courts: 1934.
Lawson Brown High School: 1938.
Lennon's bldg: 1927.
Lennon's factory: 1939.
Lennon's Laboratory: 1939.
Lennon's warehouse: 1927.
Lennon's, alt: 1939.
Library Buildings: 1932.
Lighthouse, Bird Island: 1873. district
Lighthouse, Cape Recife: 1851.
Lighthouse, Donkin Reserve - Hill and Donkin Memorial Pyramid: 1861.
Lighting Innovations: 2014.
Lombard Chambers: 1879.
London and SA Bank: 1872.
Lowcliffe House: 1038.
Lutheran Church: pre-1908.
MacKay School: 1928.
Magistrate's Court: 1934.
Magistrate's Court: pre 1934.
Marine Court: n.d..
Marshall & Co bldg, add: 1928.
Masjid Abraar - Rudolph Street Mosque: 1894.
Masjid Aziz - Pier Street Mosque: 1901.
Masjid ul-Akbar - Grace Street Mosque: 1855.
Masonic Hall: n.d..
Masonic Hotel: 1933.
Masonic Temple: c1904.
Masonic Temple: c1904. South End,
Match Factory: 1898. North End,
McDonald & Vardy Building: 1880s.
Memorial Hall, St John the Baptist Church: 1927. Walmer,
Memorial Pyramid: n.d..
Mendelson & Frost Bldg: 1926.
Mercantile Centre: 1969.
Metro Theatre Cafe: c1937.
Mill Park Bowling Club Pavilion: 1933.
Mission School: 1891.
Mosenthal Bldg: 1904.
Mosenthal's Bldg converted into Clothing factory: 1926.
Mosenthal's Warehouse: c1915.
Mosque: 1866.
Motor Showroom, add, for Malcolmess: 1928.
Mount Road Power Station: 1931.
Mount Road Power Station: 1905-1906.
Municipal Baths near Harbour: 1898.
Murray Mansions: 1934.
Museum, hall for whale skeletons: 1930.
Nedbank Building: 1976.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1955. Newton Park,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1950. Walmer,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1909.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1964. Nooitgedacht,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1955. Newton Park,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1940. Kensington,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - North: 1948. Sidwell,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Wes: 1948. Newton Park,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk Saal (Hall): 1955. Algoa Park,
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk Saal (Hall): 1956. Central,
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium: 2009.
Netherlands Bank: 1927.
New Church: 1852-1853.
New Store for Morris and Martin - First part: 1936.
Newton Park Swimming Pool - Mandela Bay Aquatic Centre: 2011?. Newton Park,
Newton Primary School: 1930.
Newton Primary School, add: 1935.
NG Kerk Saal: 1963. Newton Park,
NMMU Business School: 2011-2014.
NMMU Library: 2010. Missionvale,
no.23 Northcliffe Ave: c1978. Walmer,
North End Grey School: 1900.
North End Public Library: 1936.
North End Swimming Baths : 1930. North End,
Nurses' Home: c 1899.
Obelisk: pre 1894.
Ocean View Private Hotel, ext: 1939. Humewood,
Octagon Cafe: 1913. Humewood,
Offices for Larpeut: 1936.
Offices, stores for Messina Bros, Coles & Searle, PE harbour grounds: 1936.
OK Bazaars: 1938.
OK Bazaars: 1937.
Onion Row: 1986.
Opera House: 1892.
Opera House, improvements: 1926.
Oral Solid Dosage Manufacturing Suite for Aspen Pharmacare: 2011?. Korsten,
P.E.M. Health Centre: 1930. North End,
Palace Mansions for A Herbert Brookes: 1923.
Palmerston Hotel: 1934.
Parsonage House Museum: c1830.
Paterson Secondary School: 1926.
Pavilion and Tidal Bath: 1934-1936. Sea View,
Pearson Conservatory - Restoration: 1882 : 2011.
Pearson High School: 1930s.
Pearson Street Congregational Church: 1881.
Perseverance Building Soc: 1934.
Piet Retief Monument: 1938. Summer Strand,
Pioneer Motor Ltd, North End: 1928.
Polliack's Bldg: n.d..
Port Elizabeth Airport: c1974.
Port Elizabeth Boot & Shoe Factory: 1926.
Port Elizabeth Club: 1905.
Port Elizabeth Museum Complex - Bayworld: 1958.
Port Elizabeth Museum, Snake Park and Aquarium: 1919 - 1925.
Port Elizabeth Tramway & Co's power station and car house: 1895.
Porter's (Pty) Ltd: 1933. North End,
Portuguese Cannon at Cape Recife: 1647 : 1993. district
Presbyterian Church: pre-1908.
Prester John Memorial: 1986.
Primary Dept Girls' Collegiate School: 1926.
Prince Alfred's Guard Drill Hall: 1882.
Printing works for Lawler's: 1938.
Private Hotel for L Pryor: 1937. Humewood,
Proposed church: c1891.
Proposed Garage: 1928.
Provident Insurance and Trust Co office: 1879.
Provincial Hospital - Second section, alt: 1931.
Provincial Hospital, coloured servants quarters': 1937.
Provincial Hospital, First Section, alt: 1930.
Provincial Hospital, third section, alt: 1931.
Public Library (Savage Memorial Hall): 1901.
Railway Hotel, add for Ohlsson's Cape Breweries: 1939.
Railway Hotel, rebuilt: 1928.
Railway Station: 1875.
Red Location Art Gallery and Archive Library: 2011. Red Location,
Red Location Museum of Struggle: 2006. New Brighton,
Reserve Bank: n.d..
Residential Hotel for Mrs Nosworthy: 1939.
Restoration of 22 Landsdown Place: 2009. Richmond Hill,
Richardson Building: 1923.
Robson's Chapel, add, Chapel Lane: 1881.
SAPS 10111 Radio Control Centre: 2011. Korsten,
Saraphil Mansions: 1926.
Savage & Son, skin store: 1928.
Savage Memorial Hall (Public Library): 1902.
Saville House: 1935.
Seaman's Institute: 1897-1900 : 1936.
Seaview Hotel: 1937.
Selwyn House: c1882.
Settlers' Memorial Tower: c1905.
Shamwari Townhouse: 2009.
Shops: 1935.
Shops & store for Messrs Upton: 1934.
Shops, for B Stein: 1938.
Shops/flats: 1926.
Showrooms and offices for Hugh Parker: 1936.
Shree Siva Subrahmanya temple, attrib: c1893.
Sidwell Primary School: 1937.
Smith Sign Co: 1938.
South African Mutual Life Assurance Society: c1898-1900.
South End Boys' Club: 1939.
South End Grey School, Upper School Bldg: 1902.
Southern Life Association: 1938.
St Augustine's Church Hall - Mac Sherry Hall: 1936.
St Augustine's Presbytery, alt: 1932.
St Augustine's Roman Catholic Cathedral: 1866.
St Cuthbert's Church: 1884 : 1898-1899 : 1932-1933.
St Cuthbert's Church, ext: 1898.
St Cuthbert's Church, memorial altar and pulpit: n.d..
St Cuthbert's Church, wood & iron: 1883.
St Dominic's Priory Chapel and Refectory: n.d..
St George's Club: n.d..
St John's Methodist Church: 1894 : 2011.
St Joseph's Nursing Home: 1926.
St Joseph's Private Hospital, bldg: 1927.
St Joseph's private hospital, ext: 1930.
St Mary's Church, designed the East Window, a memorial window to John Owen Smith: 1895.
St Mary's Collegiate Church: 1832.
St Mary's Collegiate Church - Collegiate Church of St Mary the Virgin: 1895-1897.
St Mary's Collegiate Church, Prince Alfred's Guard Memorial Chantry: 1926.
St Mary's Collegiate Church, Rose Wirgman Memorial Gateway: 1926.
St Monica's Church, South End: 1935.
St Patrick's Church: 1934.
St Patrick's Church: n.d..
St Patrick's Hall: 1879.
St Peter's Greek Orthodox Church: 1958.
St Saviour's Anglican Church: 1942. Walmer,
Staff Quarters at St Joseph's Hospital: 1947.
Standard Bank: 1874-1876 : 1880.
Standard Bank, alt, add, North End: 1932.
Standard Bank, ext: 1927.
Standard Building Society: 1932.
Standard Printing Co, extensive alt: 1935.
Sterley Cottage - 10 Castle Hill: c1830.
Sterley Cottage - 12 Castle Hill: c1830.
Store, M Platzky: 1939.
Stores for Kerbel & Co: 1937.
Strandview Mansions: 1938. Summerstrand,
Sub-post & telegraph office: 1928.
Swallow and Sutcliffe Building - Lowcliffe House: 1938.
Swartkops Mineral Baths Sanatorium: 1938.
Swiss Villa, remodelled: 1925.
Sydenham School ext: 1928.
Synagogue: n.d.. Glendinningvale,
Synagogue: 1911. Richmond Hill,
Synagogue: 1876.
Sytner Bros building - Birmingham House: c1900.
Technical College: 1925.
Temple Israel: 1955.
Terminus Hotel: n.d..
Textile factory: 1927. Belgravia,
Theatre Royal: pre 1895.
Three shops: 1930.
Town Hall: 1908 : 1930. Walmer,
Town Hall: 1858.
Tree House: 2010. Crossways Farm Village, Thornhill, district
Trinity Church, Port Elizabeth: n.d..
Two new schools for the Grey Institute: 1898.
Ubuntu Centre: 2011. Zwide,
United Bldg Soc: 1932.
United Building: 1934.
University of Port Elizabeth, Summerstrand Campus - NMMU: 1974 - 1979.
Vardy House for Vardy bros: n.d..
Victoria Memorial Home: 1902.
Villas Marina: n.d..
Walmer Link Social Housing: 2012. Walmer,
War Memorial: 1924. Walmer,
Warehouse for Hirsch, Loubser & Co: 1905.
Warehouse for Lieberman, Bellstadt & Co: c1904.
Warehouse for T Morgan & Sons: 1936.
Warehouse, shops for McKechnie Bros: 1928.
Wesleyan Chapel, Russell Rd: 1870.
Wesleyan Church, South End: 1882.
Wesleyan Methodist Church Hall: 1935. Newton Park,
Western Court Flats: 1924.
Whitehall Court: 1939.
Williams, Hunt & Brook, Garages: 1928.
Willows Holiday Resort: n.d.. district
Windsor Hotel: 1933.
Wool Exchange: n.d..
Wool Store for J Buchman: 1937.
Wool store, North End: 1927.
Wool warehouse for Boere Saamwerk Bpk: 1926.
WWII Gun Battery at Cape Reciffe: 1940s. district
YMCA - CVJM: 1936.
YWCA: 1906.

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