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Transvaal Hotel - Second
Pretoria, Gauteng

Date:1899
Type:Hotel
Status:Demolished
Street:Pretorius St

(SAB Dec 1926:53 ill)

This replaced the First Transvaal Hotel.

At some stage it was called Polley's Transvaal Hotel according to advertisement. It lends its name to Polleys Arcade which was built in its place.

These notes were last edited on 2021 06 02

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

Allen, Vivien. 1971. Kruger's Pretoria: buildings and personalities of the city in the nineteenth century. Cape Town: Balkema. pg 156
Dunston, Lola & Dunston, Tom. 1975. Young Pretoria 1889-1913. Pretoria: Dunston. pg 238, 239, 241