Heilbron Railway Station
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 09:13
Thread Categories: 
Endangered
2017 campaign nomination
2017 Top Ten Endangered Site
Thread Location: 
Free State
Heilbron
Local Champion: 
Twin Mosia
Piet Lombard

The line from Wolwehoek to Heilbron was completed in 1899 with the Heilbron Railway Station opening the same year. The station building is a Provincial Heritage Site and has been severley neglected. The structure has been vandalised and the roof is missing. Local activists are pushing for Ngwathe Municipality and Transnet to take responsibility and for the Free State Provincial Heritage Resources Authority to issue a compulsory repair order. Click here to view location on google maps.

Source: 2017 Endangered Heritage Sites Nomination Form.

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