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Rosebank, Cape Town 1895 | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Olympic Peninsula, Most Beautiful Cities, Whale Watching, Historical Pictures, Landscape

Rosebank, Cape Town

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The USS Huntington arrives to a very desolate foreshore in The foreshore was built in but due to the economic climate after the war, it took a while to be properly utilized. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Global Holidays, Cape Town South Africa, Picture Story, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, African Art, My Land

Picture Story: Cape Town as it was - a trip down memory lane

Take a nostalgic trip down Cape Town's memory lane through these classic photos of an ever-changing city

The Cape's annual agricultural show was held at the Rosebank showgrounds up to whereafter it relocated to Goodwood. The land was transferred to UCT and today the Baxter, College of Music and student residences are located here. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Antique Maps, African History, Live, San Diego

Rosebank showgrounds circa 1950

The Cape's annual agricultural show was held at the Rosebank showgrounds up to 1952, whereafter it relocated to Goodwood. The land was transferred to UCT and today the Baxter, College of Music and student residences are located here.

Washer women at the seasonal wetland on Rondebosch Common Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures, African History, California Travel, Old Photos, Places To Visit, Washer, Landscape

Washer women at the seasonal wetland on Rondebosch Common

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Picture Story: Cape Town as it was - a trip down memory lane Old Pictures, Old Photos, Global Holidays, Beach Road, Picture Story, Most Beautiful Cities, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Amazing Destinations

Cape Town of Yore Pictorially - The Casual Observer

It is not that I am au fait with Cape Town but apart from Port Elizabeth, I possess a natural affinity for Cape Town. Besides spending three months in Cape Town performing a due diligence and many an Easter participating in the Two Oceans, I have never actually spent much time there. Nonetheless photographs of the old […]

Landscape with Black River and Lion's Head by Charles Rolando Visual Memory, Woodstock, Cape Town, Lions, South Africa, Landscapes, The Past, African, Graphics

Landscape with Black River and Lions Head by CharlesRolando

Landscape with Black River and Lion's Head by Charles Rolando

Landscape with Black River and Lion's Head by Charles Rolando Visual Memory, Woodstock, Cape Town, Lions, South Africa, Landscapes, The Past, African, Graphics

Landscape with Black River and Lions Head by CharlesRolando

Landscape with Black River and Lion's Head by Charles Rolando

Royal Observatory, Cape Town | The Cape may justly be considered one of the most important stations of the Southern Hemisphere for the purpose of taking astronomical observations. The Royal Observatory was established by the English Admiralty in 1820. The present buildings were completed nine years later and regular observations commenced in 1829. Tunbridge Wells, Cape May, Cape Town, South Africa, Purpose, Buildings, Southern, English, History

Royal Observatory, Cape Town

The Cape may justly be considered one of the most important stations of the Southern Hemisphere for the purpose of taking astronomical observations. The Royal Observatory was established by the English Admiralty in 1820. The present buildings were completed nine years later and regular observations commenced in 1829. A new telescope, the gift of Mr. Frank McClean of Tunbridge Wells, England, has just been erected, and it is anticipated that many valuable discoveries will be added to those…

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'Sketches at the Royal Observatory, Cape Town' Giclee Print | Art.com

Giclee Print: Sketches at the Royal Observatory, Cape Town : 24x18in

Confluence of the Salt River and the Black River in Cape Town Airline Flights, Cape Town, South Africa, Mango, Salt, River, City, Photography, Outdoor

Cape Town in Photo

Confluence of the Salt River and the Black River in Cape Town

Declaration of the South African Astronomical Observatory as a National Heritage Site Astronomical Observatory, Heritage Site, Cape Town, African

Declaration of the South African Astronomical Observatory as a National Heritage Site

On December 21, 2018, the South African Heritage Resources Agency(SAHRA) officially declared the South African Astronomical Observatory as a National Heritage Site. This is a very exciting developm…

1830 Observatory North East showing the back of the building. The site chosen by Fallows was known as Slangkop (Snake Hill) at the confluence between the Black and Liesbeek rivers. The slopes of devil peak are at far left of the drawing and Blaauwberg behind the horse and rider. Unknown Artist. Original in the possession of the Library of Parliament. Source: Warner – Astronomersroyal_cape_gall_early | ASSA Due South, City Library, Cape Town, North West, Rivers, Devil, Snake, Horses, Drawing

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1830 Observatory North East showing the back of the building. The site chosen by Fallows was known as Slangkop (Snake Hill) at the confluence between the Black and Liesbeek rivers. The slopes of devil peak are at far left of the drawing and Blaauwberg behind the horse and rider. Unknown Artist. Original in the possession of the Library of Parliament. Source: Warner – Astronomersroyal_cape_gall_early | ASSA

1833 May 17 sketch - Charles D’Oyly View of the Observatory from the Cape Flats. The view is from the North-East, showing the newly completed porches over the Northern doors of the main building. To the North-East (right foreground) is the stable built by Captain Ronald. To the left of the main building are the Transit meridian pillar (due South of main building), a low edifice which is probably the fence around Fallows’s grave and a flagpole. (This sketch was made during the short period… Due South, City Library, Stables, Cape Town, North West, Porches, South Africa, Fence, Facade

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1833 May 17 sketch - Charles D’Oyly View of the Observatory from the Cape Flats. The view is from the North-East, showing the newly completed porches over the Northern doors of the main building. To the North-East (right foreground) is the stable built by Captain Ronald. To the left of the main building are the Transit meridian pillar (due South of main building), a low edifice which is probably the fence around Fallows’s grave and a flagpole. (This sketch was made during the short period…