Boksburg, Gauteng

Founded: 1887

Named after W Eduard Bok, secretary of the National Committee.


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List of references:

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pp 87-88
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 243
Oberholster, JJ. 1972. The historical monuments of South Africa. Cape Town: Rembrandt Van Rijn Foundation for Culture at the request of the National Monuments Council. pp 292
Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pp 148
Richardson, Deirdré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 190

List of structures:

Baptist Church: 1957.
Barclays Bank: 1934.
Bartlett Agricultural Holdings: 1937.
Boksburg Benoni Hospital: 1934.
Boksburg Hospital, admin block: 1939.
Boksburg-Benoni Hospital: 1938.
Boksburg-Benoni Hospital, add to European ward block: 1939.
Boksburg-Benoni Hospital, Isolation Hospital: 1939.
Catholic Church: 1936.
Christian Brothers Residence: 1937.
Donors' Clinic for SA Blood Transfusion Services: 1987.
Elandsfontein Station: 1892.
English Medium Junior School: 1939.
ERPM Clubhouse: 1904 : 1908.
Garage for W Symons: 1936.
Government Building - Magistrate's Office: 1890.
Henderson's Bldg: pre-1910.
Hospital: pre-1905.
Jubilee Home: 1939.
Magistrate's Office: 1890.
Masonic Hall: n.d..
Masonic Hotel: 1887.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1911.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk Boksburg-Noord: 1938.
NZASM Rand Tram Railway Station: n.d..
NZASM Rand Tram Row Houses: 1890-1899.
Police Barracks: n.d..
Post Office: 1898-1905.
Presbyterian Church: 1913.
Public Library: 1939.
Shops & offices for I Bentel: 1936. Boksburg North,
Slava Village: 2023.
St Dominic's Convent: c1920.
St Michael and All Angels: 1911.
Town Hall: 1911.
Town Hall: 1926.
Transvaal Hotel: 1936.
Voortrekker High School, assembly hall and domestic science centre: 1937.
War Memorial: 1921.
Wesleyan Church: pre-1909.