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St John's Church
Victoria West, Northern Cape

Sophia Wharton Myddleton (Sophy) GRAY: Architect

Date:1874
Type:Church
Status:Extant
Street:54 Church Street

 


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Coordinates:
31°24'13.46" S 23°06'45.38" E Alt: 1279m

Foundation Stone was laid on 27 December 1869, Completed in 1874 and consecrated on 13 May 1875.

Information supplied by Lu-Gerda de Klerk.

(Radford:1979 says this church is also attributed to W BUTTERFIELD).


Writings about this entry

Martin, Desmond. 2005. The Bishop's churches. Cape Town: Struik. pg 84-85
Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl. 2012. A Platteland Pilgrimage : 102 country churches of South Africa . South Africa: Booktown Richmond Press. pg 12
Menache, Philippe & David, Darryl Earl. 2010. 101 Country Churches of South Africa. South Africa: Booktown Richmond Press. pg 72
Radford, D. 1979. The architecture of the Western Cape, 1838 1901. A study of the impact of Victorian aesthetics and technology on South African architecture. Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis. Dept of Arch. University of the Witwatersrand. pg 207