Twenty-Four Rivers, Waterberg

Twenty-Four Rivers, Waterberg

 

The collection consists of digitized material on the Church of St John the Baptist, designed by Sir Herbert Baker, Twenty-Four Rivers, Waterberg

Recent Submissions

  • Bakker, Karel Anthonie (2008-11-21)
    Hand drawn sketch of the tobacco shed on the farm 24 Rivers, done by Karel Bakker.
  • Unknown (2008-11-21)
    Photograph of Mr EA Davidson and his family with church in background.
  • Ox-wagon 
    Unknown (2008-11-21)
    Photograph of an ox-wagon near the farm 24 Rivers.
  • Walter Macfarlane & Co.; Saracen Foundry; Freeman & Co. (2008-11-21)
    Catalogue showing the metal works of the Walter Macfarlane & Co. Saracen Foundry, distributed by Freeman& Co, Cape Town, including examples of structures erected and items from pipes to baths.
  • Unknown (2008-11-21)
    Photograph of Mrs Anne Fawset and company
  • Pretor, Robert (2008-11-18)
    Letter sent to Mrs LM Barber from the Secretary of St. John the Baptist including the faculty for the extension of the Altar Rails and the placement of a hymnboard at the Church of St. John the Baptist, Twenty-Four Rivers.
  • Macintosh Cross & Farquharson Attorneys (2008-11-18)
    The deed of transfer for a portion of the farm known as 24 Rivers from Edith Anne Fawssett Major Spinster to The Pretoria Diocesan Trustees. The church of Saint John The Baptist is located on this portion. This particular ...
  • Pretor, Michael (2008-11-18)
    Deed dedicating the Church of St. John the Baptist on 24 Rivers to the service of the Christian religion.
  • Collins, C. (2008-11-18)
    Invoice sent by the stone mason C Collins to Herbert Baker and Fleming Architects for the stone font of the Church of St. John the Baptist on the farm 24 Rivers.
  • Unknown (2008-11-18)
    List of gifts and donations given to the Church of Saint John the Baptist from 1941 - 1989 including a sanctuary carpet, chalice veil and altar vessels. Contents of the original book where gifts and donations were recorded ...
  • Fleming, Frank Leonard Hodgson; Herbert Baker and Fleming Architects (2008-11-18)
    Letter to mrs. M.R. Peacock from Herbert Baker and Fleming Architects, signed by Frank Fleming, inquiring about the transportation issues for the completed stone font.
  • Herbert Baker and Fleming Architects (2008-11-18)
    A sketch plan, with notation describing it, for a proposed stone font to be installed in the Church of St. John the Baptist. Sketch plan along with other documentation was sent to Mrs MK Peacock.
  • Unknown; Baker, Herbert Sir (2008-11-18)
    Brochure with a photo of St. Alban's Cathedral, designed by Sir Herbert Baker, asking for financial assistance.
  • Fleming, Frank Leonard Hodgson; Herbert Baker and Fleming Architects (2008-11-18)
    Letter from Herbert Baker and Fleming Architects to the Rt. Rev. Lord Bishop of Pretoria, signed by Fleming. In the letter the architect's preference and arguments for building the font in the church out of stone is discussed.
  • Unknown (2008-11-18)
    A summarised history about Anglican worship in the Waterberg Parish of the Diocese of Pretoria stretching from 1907 till 4 October 1987.
  • Secretary, Diocesan (2008-11-18)
    Letter from the Diocesan secretary to Mrs M Davidson informing her that the Pretoria Diocesan Trustees are the owners of the property on which the Church of St. John the Baptist has been erected and that there is a condition ...
  • Pretor, Edward (2008-11-18)
    Note from the Bishop of Pretoria, to the Rev TD Verryn of the church of St. John the Baptist on the farm Twenty-Four Rivers. The Bishop gives approval for the recent petition for faculty or license the church put in as ...
  • Pretor, Robert (2008-11-18)
    Letter from the Bishop of Pretoria, Robert Pretor, to mrs LM Barber congratulating her on the new carpet for the Church of St. John the Baptist on the farm of Twenty-Four Rivers. He further explains that a faculty is not ...
  • Verryn, T.D. (2008-11-18)
    Petition for the erection of a carved wooden plaque at the church of St. John the Baptist on the farm Twenty-Four Rivers. The plaque is in honour of a church member, Mr. A. Barber, who had recently died.
  • Barber, L.M. (2008-11-18)
    Letter from Mrs LM Barber to the Bishop of Pretoria informing him of the gift of a new carpet for the Church of St. John the Baptist on the farm of Twenty-Four Rivers. She also asks if a faculty is required for the new carpet.

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