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King Edward VIII Hospital - Victoria Mxenge Hospital
Congella, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

COWIN, POWERS and ELLIS: Architect 1932
Ernest Marston POWERS: Design Architect 1932
POWERS and POWERS: Architect 1939 additions
Date:1932 : 1939
Type:Hospital
Status:Extant
Street:719 Umbilo

 


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Coordinates:
29°52'51.34" S 30°59'22.87" E Alt: 19m

(SAB Mar 1932:37 comp; SA Acad exhib 1933, dwg by EM Powers; SAB Jan 1939:61)

Additions were done in 1939.

The hospital was renamed the Victoria Mxenge Hospital in August 2023.

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Hillebrand, Melanie. 1986. Art and architecture in Natal, 1910-1940. Pietermaritzburg: Unpublished Ph.D. Dept Fine Art and History of Art, University of Natal. pg 440