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Savage Memorial Hall - Public Library
Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), Eastern Cape

Henry Arthur (Harry) CHEERS: Architect
Orlando MIDDLETON: Project Architect

Style:Victorian Gothic Revival
Street:Market Square


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33°57'43.05" S 25°37'22.31" E

The erection of this library was made possible by a donation from the Estate of William Savage and a subsidy from the Colonial Government.

(NM; SAB Jan 1925:13 ill; Dwgs, specs and bills now in possession of Meredith Woods, Johnson & Schrader, Port Elizabeth)

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

Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pg 104
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 39