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SEMEYN, Christiaan

Born: 1909 06 19
Died: 1985 08 02


Born in Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, the Netherlands. An architect by profession. Arrived in south Africa in 1935. He worked in the office of Gerard MOERDYK and was supervising architect for the construction of the Voortrekker Monument. He retired in 1952. It is uncertain as whether he formally registered as a practicing architect. He died in somerset West.

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Voortrekker Monument: 1938-1949. Tshwane (Pretoria), Gauteng - Supervising Architect

Books citing SEMEYN

Ploeger, Jan. 1994. Nederlanders in die Transvaal 1850-1950. Pretoria: Van Schaik. pp 113