Old photos

Collection by Jennifer Jo

64 
Pins
 • 
6 
Followers

Cape Dutch architecture on Long Street.

Traditional Cape Dutch architecture on Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa

South Africa’s New Urban Landscape | The Victorian buildings of Cape Town’s Long Street

Condé Nast Traveler

South Africa’s New Urban Landscape | The Victorian buildings of Cape Town’s Long Street

Standard Bank, 1970.

Explore Etiennedup's photos on Flickr. Etiennedup has uploaded 3238 photos to Flickr.

Adderly Street circa 1977

Becoming more recognisable to modern day Cape Town (the new Station has already been built, but where is the Golden Acre?). Look how green Lion's Head is! Find an older picture here: www.flickr.com/photos/mallix/346396916 To see a modern version of this (from reverse angle) go here: www.flickr.com/photos/dvdmerwe/389218163/

Adderley street, 1955.

Explore Etiennedup's photos on Flickr. Etiennedup has uploaded 3258 photos to Flickr.

Cape Town like you’ve never seen it before: 1940 – 1980

Cape Town has been voted as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and these vintage photos show the city in a way you’ve never seen – or at the very least, don’t remember.

Adderley Street, Cape Town in the early 1900s | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Adderley Street, Cape Town in the early 1900s

Explore HiltonT's photos on Flickr. HiltonT has uploaded 8432 photos to Flickr.

Rhodes Memorial, 1911.

Rhodes Memorial nearing completion 1911 Photo; via Edith Morris.

The Tower, Cape Town Pier | Flickr - Follow string of pics for lovely glimpses into history

The Tower, Cape Town Pier

Explore HiltonT's photos on Flickr. HiltonT has uploaded 8432 photos to Flickr.

Wale Street, Cape Town. An early view of Wale Street showing, at left, St. George's Cathedral. The bell tower, which is prominent in this photograph, was demolished in 1952 after it became unsafe. The first building on the right is now the Taj Hotel while the building in the middle distance at right is the present day Mandela-Rhodes building. Part of Signal Hill can be seen in the background. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Wale Street, Cape Town

An early view of Wale Street showing, at left, St. George's Cathedral. The bell tower, which is prominent in this photograph, was demolished in 1952 after it became unsafe. The first building on the right is now the Taj Hotel while the building in the middle distance at right is the present day Mandela-Rhodes building. Part of Signal Hill can be seen in the background.

Hanover Street, Cape Town 1963| Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Hanover Street, Cape Town

Explore HiltonT's photos on Flickr. HiltonT has uploaded 8432 photos to Flickr.

Surfers corner, Muizenberg circa 1968.

Explore Etiennedup's photos on Flickr. Etiennedup has uploaded 3258 photos to Flickr.

Point duty late 50's.

City Traffic Cop doing point duty at the intersection of Waterkant and Adderley streets.(this was usually done at peak-hour) Photo:Thanks to Alex Lawrence for the use.