please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.
Alexandra Beer Hall
Alexandra, Johannesburg, Gauteng
Click to view map
26°06'39.23" S 28°05'23.22" E Alt: 1611m
Transcription of Blue Plaque:
The Alexandra Beer Hall
7 2nd Avenue
In the early days of Alex, many women turned to the
illicit brewing of beer to make a living. In the 1940s
municipal authorities put an end to this, and created
beer halls to generate funds to cover the costs of
managing the township.
The Heritage Portal