Modimolle (Nylstroom), Limpopo

Name means 'place of spirits'.


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Originally called Nylstroom because the first Voortrekkers thought they had found the source of the Nile.

List of references:

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pp 170
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 206
Richardson, Deirdré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 260
Silverman, Melinda (Ed). 2004. Nylstroom / Modimolle - Urban change in a small South African town. Johannesburg: School of Architecture, University of the Witwatersrand. pp All

List of structures:

Gereformeerde Kerk: 1929.
Hospital: 1950s?.
Hospital: 1950s?.
Hospital - Ons Toekoms: n.d..
House Mulder: 1060-1061.
Konsentrasiekampkerkhof - Concentration Camp Memorial: n.d..
Land Bank: 1950s?.
Landbank Official Residence: 1950s?.
Magistrate's Court: c1890s.
Medical Centre: c. 1955.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1974 : 1992.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1898-1899.
Nederduitse Hervormde Kerk: 1921.
St Michael's Anglican Church: n.d..
Tobacco warehouse/office: 1927.
Youth Camp / Jeugkamp: 1950s?. Bad-se-loop,