BULAWAYO MEMORIES

1890's onwards


 1895 - Main Street                                                                                                                                         1897 - Lobengula - Indaba Tree
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 1897 - First Train Arrival in Bulawayo
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 1898 - Band Stand Opening - Main Street & 8th Avenue (Part of Post Office site - Cenotaph)
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 1900 - Railway Institute                                                                                                            1902                                                                 1905
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 1905 - Congregational Chapel
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 1908 - Fort Street - East to West showing 2nd Bulawayo Club on corner, Grand Hotel back right
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 Convent School 1910
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 1915 - St.Mary's Catholic Church                                                                                            1915 - Queens Hotel (Abercorn Street & Selborne Avenue)                        
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 1920s - Market Square (Now City Hall)                                                                1927 - Palace Hotel (Abercorn Street cnr 11th Avenue)
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 1927 - Sanders (Abercorn Street cnr 9th Avenue)                                                        1929 - Bulawayo Technical School opening ceremony (Rhodes Street and 12th Avenue)
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 1930 Ellenbogen & Co in background right - Selbourne Avenue cnr.                          1932 Rhodes Statue - Main Street & 9th Avenue
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 1931 Meikles
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 1933 - 40 Years Anniversary Parade

 Meikles - Selborne Avenue - Frife Street  (where Barclays Bank annex is on corner)
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 1943 - Main Street & 8th Avenue (looking west)                           Main Street & Selborne Ave (looking east)
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 1947 -Main Street & 9th Avenue                                                              1943 - Bradlows Buildng - Abercorn Street (Looking west)
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 1950s Abercon Street & Selborne Avenue (looking east) Polliacks on Selborne, Sanders and Bradlows Building               1951 - Matopos Hotel
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 1950 Drill Hall Grounds with Cooling Towers in background
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1950s The Chalet Hotel - corner Rhodes Street and 8th Avenue (from top of City Hall tower) and Stanberra House
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 1960 Meikles - cnr Selborne Avenue & Abercorn Street 
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 1961 - Dunlop Factory - Mafeking Road                                                                           1960 Hotel Victoria & Sanlam Building in distance - Rhodes Street & 10th Avenue
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