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Empire Theatre
Central, Johannesburg, Gauteng

REINFORCING STEEL COMPANY: Engineer

Date:1936
Type:Theatre
Status:Demolished
Street:Commissioner Street

Had a girder of reinforced concrete spanning 22,6 m with a depth of 2,3 m – the limit of possibilities for the material - probably designed by ALL BAKER for, and engineered by the REINFORCING STEEL CO.


Writings about this entry

Chipkin, Clive M. 1993. Johannesburg Style - Architecture & Society 1880s - 1960s. Cape Town: David Phillip. pg 99, 104