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Philadelphia Public school
Philadelphia, Western Cape

John PARKER: Architect

Date:1900 : 1913


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33°39'57.29" S 18°34'49.84" E Alt: 78m

Die dorpskool, nou die Laerskool Philadelphia, is in 1900 gebou en in 1913 herbou en vergroot.

(Morné van Rooyen)

The town school, now the Philadelphia Primary School, was built in 1900 and renovated and enlarged in 1913.


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

Fransen, Hans. 2004. The old buildings of the Cape. A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town - Calvinia - Colesberg - Uitenhage. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball Publishers. pg 319