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Amaliënstein

Amaliënstein
The Amalienstein Mission Complex
The Amalienstein Mission Complex
Amaliënstein is located in Western Cape
Amaliënstein
Amaliënstein
 Amaliënstein shown within Western Cape
Amaliënstein is located in South Africa
Amaliënstein
Amaliënstein
Amaliënstein (South Africa)
Amaliënstein is located in Africa
Amaliënstein
Amaliënstein
Amaliënstein (Africa)
Coordinates: 33°28′59″S 21°27′58″E / 33.483°S 21.466°E / -33.483; 21.466
CountrySouth Africa
ProvinceWestern Cape
DistrictEden
MunicipalityKannaland
Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)

Amaliënstein is a former mission station of the Berlin Missionary Society, 22 km east of Ladismith, on the road to Calitzdorp. Named after Amalie von Stein, benefactress of German missions.[1] The church complex was completed in 1853.[2]

References

  1. ^ Raper, Peter E. (1987). Dictionary of Southern African Place Names. Internet Archive. p. 58. Retrieved 28 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Amalienstein & Zoar". Route 62. Retrieved 7 January 2014.