Documentary

Part 1 - The History of Newtown


Part 2 - Mary Fitzgerald


Part 3 - The Market Precinct


Part 4 - The Electrical Precinct


Part 5 - The Transport Precinct


Did You Know?

Did you know that in 1896 a shunting train carrying 55 tons of dynamite crashed close to the Braamfontein Station? The explosion killed 72 people and left a crater four storeys deep. Buildings were damaged in and around Newtown.