Cape Town Train Station
A steam train prepares to leave Cape Town station in a photograph from around 1890. In the background, the slopes of Signal Hill are visible. The old station was replaced by the present complex, in 1964
Cape Town , South Africa, in Colour....1949
Muizenberg beach( mountain of mice) was a very popular resort in those early years. These days it seemed to have lost its glamour to the Atlantic seaboard of Clifton and Camps Bay.
The Spirit of District Six: 32 Interesting Black and White Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Cape Town, South Africa in 1970
vintage everyday: The Spirit of District Six: 32 Interesting Black and White Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Cape Town, South Africa in 1970
O.K. Bazaars Adderley street 1953.
Last minute Christmas shoppers. Photo by kind permission of fellow flickr member expom2uk. see more of his photos at; www.flickr.com/photos/57768042@N00/sets/72157626036009824...
Old Railway station
A very rare image of the interior of the old Railway station, looking towards the platforms. Above the train indicator board is the famous "clock"......a favourite meeting place for Capetonians. Also at the centre of the photo we see a model locomotive in a glass case.This model brought much joy to little boys (myself included) when you put a penny into the slot the weels went round and round and even the driver gave you a friendly wave! Of interest is the following adverisements…