Zoo Lake Are Blue Plaque - Sourced by Kathy Munro

Zoo Lake Area is part of the 81 ha presented to Johannesburg in 1904 by Wernher Beit and Co for the purpose of a public park to be known as Hermann Eckstein Park. The dam in this area (originally the old Braamfontein Farm) was enlarged in 1906 and the Coronation Fountain commissioned in 1937.

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Lower Park Drive, Parkview

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Old photograph of Zoo Lake (Sourced by Kathy Munro)


Zoo Lake (Kathy Munro)