Southwell, Eastern Cape
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Established in 1849 as a mission station, it was located at Lombard's Post, a fortified farmhouse originally granted to Pieter Lombard in 1790 as a leningsplaas (loan farm). Canon Henry Waters was the first resident minister.
In 1925 a survey was done for a railway branch from Martindale to Southwell. The railway was never built.
- "Mission Stations - N-S". South African History Online. Retrieved 6 September 2014.
- "Lombard's Post, Bathurst". Artefacts. Retrieved 6 September 2014.
- Peires, Jeffrey B. (1989). The Dead Will Arise: Nongqawuse and the Great Xhosa Cattle-killing Movement of 1856-7. Indiana University Press. p. 35. ISBN 0-253-20524-7.
- "Eastern Cape, ALBANY district, Southwell, St James Anglican Church, cemetery". eGGSA library. Retrieved 6 September 2014.
- St James Church
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