Strand, Western Cape

Founded: 1897

Originally called Somerset Strand.

List of references:

De Kock, Faure . 1996. Die Strand en sy Mense, 1896 - 1996. Strand: Munisipaliteit Strand. pp All
Heap, Peggy. 1970. The Story of Hottentots Holland : Social history of Somerset West, The Strand Gordon's Bay and Sir Lowry Pass over three centuries . Cape Town: Balkema. pp 133-145
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 51
Rhoda, Ebrahim . 2012. From slavery to citizenship : a walk through the history of a Strand community. Gatesville, Cape Town: Privately published. pp All

List of structures:

Beach Pavilion: 1925?.
Blinkwater Flats: 1963.
Hotel Metropole: pre-1906.
Market Building: 1905.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1930.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Strand-Noord: 1962.
Nurul Anwar Mosque: 1950s.
Shoe Factory: pre 1954.
Somerset Strand Hotel for DP Rossouw: 1892.
South African Legion House: c.1920.
St Andrew’s Anglican Church: 1926.
Town Hall: pre-1908.
Volkskas Bank - now ABSA: pre 1964.
Weaving Factory: pre 1954.
White House Hotel: 1896.