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Globe Tavern
Barberton, Mpumalanga

Albert Hubert HALDER: Architect
Date:1887
Type:Tavern
Status:Extant
Street:Pilgrim Street

 


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Coordinates:
25°47'29.84" S 31°03'15.67" E Alt: 883m

This former tavern was opened in 1887, two and a half years after Barberton was founded. It is typical of the wood-and-iron buildings that characterised the gold fields of the Eastern Transvaal (Mpumalanga) during the last quarter of the nineteenth century.

Provincial Heritage Site;6363;23/03/1979


Writings about this entry

Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 251