The early suburbs of Grahamstown : an outline of their development


In:South African journal of cultural history Vol 6 Issue 3, Jun
Pages:p. 97-104

Briefly looks at the origins of suburban growth in London, then at the growth of this phenomenon in mid nineteenth century Grahamstown. Notes and describes similarities and differences. Outlines the typology of suburban house types as found in Grahamstown and again notes some differences from similarities with contemporary English house form. All is in the nature of a pioneering study