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Commemoration Church, High Street, Grahamstown

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Post date: 07/08/2012
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Visual Description: Early example of a gothic revival church in South Africa. Fine riple bay facadewith buttresses and pinnacles. Railings and wall important. Interior features.
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Condition: Good
Construction Date: 1845-1850;1875
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Catalogue: Radford 1989 (a), No: I.10, Significance Category:

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WORK STARTED ON BUILDING IN 1845. COMPLETED IN 1850. CHANCEL ADDED IN 1875. SEE VAN DER RIET V111-2 AND 3. SEE 1.4 IN PILOT STUDY. Bibliography archive:
 
 

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