Bus to Wynberg leaving the Beach Hotel, Hout Bay    1920

Bus to Wynberg leaving the Beach Hotel, Hout Bay 1920 South Africa

1930 Cape Town Kaapstad Table Mountain South Africa - ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAVURE AF2

This is an original 1930 photogravure of Cape Town (Kaapstad, iKapa), South Africa, located at the foot of Table Mountain. Period Paper is pleased to offer an exceptional collection of historic origin

The old Cape Town Railway Station.

The old Cape Town Railway Station. I remotely remember this. But we lived on the Atlantic side, so used the bus and not the train.

How the leopard got there #HoutBay - I have often wondered.......1963.

Placing the Bronze Leopard on its Granite Pedestal near Flora Bay, Hout Bay March 1963

Woodstock Beach  circa 1935 by Etiennedup, via Flickr

Woodstock 1935 showing beach road and the bathing pavilion on the beachfront which is almost exactly where the is today.

In 1905 the first house was erected and by 1930 there were two residents living there permanently (the others were holiday cottages). After the arrival of electricity in 1947 the expansion of the settlement gained in momentum and with the road being tarred in 1954 it became a very sought after area.   Llandudno c 1900

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