Vanrhynsdorp, Western Cape

Named after PB van Rhyn, first member for Namaqualand in the Cape Parliament.


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List of references:

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. pp 531
Maeder, GA & Zinn, C. 1917. Ons kerk album van Hollandsche kerken en leeraren. Capetown: Cape Times. pp 123
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 174-175
Richardson, Deirdré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 160-161

List of structures:

Afrikaanse Protestantse Kerk: n.d..
Catholic Mission Church - Wedding Chapel: n.d..
Church - denomination unknown: n.d..
Gaol: 1895.
Hoërskool Vanrhynsdorp High School: n.d..
Naasdrift public school, bldg: 1933.
Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1891 : 1956.
NG Kerksaal: 1983.
Old Commercial House: 1801.
Spruitdrift Primary School: 1934.