St. Mary's Diocesan School for Girls, Pretoria

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St. Mary's Diocesan School for Girls
Location
St. Mary's Diocesan School for Girls is located in Gauteng
St. Mary's Diocesan School for Girls
St. Mary's Diocesan School for Girls
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Coordinates 25°45′18″S 28°14′31″E / 25.75500°S 28.24194°E / -25.75500; 28.24194
Information
Religious affiliation(s) Diocese of Pretoria
Denomination Anglican
Patron saint(s) St Mary
Founder The Rt Revd Henry Bousfield
Website

St. Mary's Diocesan School for Girls is a South African Anglican private boarding school for girls located in Hillcrest, Pretoria in Gauteng.

St Mary’s DSG was founded in 1879 by the Rt Revd Henry Bousfield, the first Bishop of Pretoria.[1] For 75 years of its existence the school was run by the nuns of the Community of St Mary the Virgin.[2]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Addison 1979, p. 1.
  2. ^ Addison 1979, p. 27.

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