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Mouille Point Lighthouse , commissioned in was the second lighthouse in South Africa. It operated for the last time in 1908 when the Table Bay harbour breakwater light came into being. Large Waves, Beacon Of Hope, Local Attractions, Light Of The World, Adventure Is Out There, Beach Art, Cape Town, South Africa, Windmills

Mouille Point Lighthouse

The Mouille Point lighthouse, commissioned in 1842, was the second lighthouse in South Africa. It operated for the last time in 1908 when the Table Bay harbour breakwater light came into being. It consisted of a brick tower with lantern and gallery about 11 m (36 ft) tall. The tower was plastered and painted white and had a dioptric lamp which used about 730 gallons of sheep tail oil per annum. The lighthouse was finally decommissioned on the 15th April 1906 and was demolished in 1912…

after six years of hunting. The Lion's den.just as I remember it. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Desert Life, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, Solo Travel, Lion's Den, Dolores Park

Groote Schuur Zoo 1951.

AT LAST!!......after six years of hunting. The Lion's den.......just as I remember it.

Exterior façade Arthur Elliott, Wikipedia Entry By courtesy of The University of Pretoria's digital repository, UPSpace Old Pictures, Old Photos, South African Artists, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, Holiday Destinations, Live, Heart Transplantation

Groote Schuur Hospital

Exterior façade Arthur Elliott, 1870-1938 Wikipedia Entry By courtesy of The University of Pretoria's digital repository, UPSpace

Christmas lights in Adderly Street, Cape Town, We used to catch the bus to town to see them. Most Beautiful Cities, Beautiful World, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Historical Pictures, My Land, African History

Christmas lights 1966.

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One of my favourite things to do: take a train ride to Kalk Bay; indulge in coffee and a treat, browse through the trendy shops and watch the beautiful ocean Oh and don't forget the fish and chips ; Beautiful Ocean, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Cape Town South Africa, City Limits, Train Rides, African Beauty, Live, Day Trips

One of my favourite things to do: take a train ride to Kalk Bay; indulge in coffee and a treat, browse through the trendy shops and watch the beautiful ocean <3 Oh and don't forget the fish and chips ;)

De Waal Drive,   c1964. | by Etiennedup Old Pictures, Old Photos, Cities In Africa, Desert Life, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Old Buildings

De Waal Drive, c1964.

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Muizenberg Beach 1940| Flickr - Photo Sharing! Tomorrow Is Another Day, Cape Town South Africa, Beach Trip, Beach Travel, Whale Watching, African History, Lake District, Old Photos, Night Life

Muizenberg Beach

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Overnight train in South Africa in the - fond memories of holiday travel Good Old Times, The Good Old Days, South African Railways, South Afrika, All Nature, Zimbabwe, Train Travel, Holiday Travel, Cape Town

Overnight train in South Africa in the 70’s - fond memories of holiday travel

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Greenmarket Square, Cape Town | South Africa by The National Archives UK

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St. George's Cathedral

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Harbour Cafe circa 1960.

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