Cape Town 1960’s

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When Table Mountain still had a forest 1968 - Cape Town photos / South Africa Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Table Mountain, Dream City, Most Beautiful Cities, Live, Landscape Photography

When Table Mountain still had a forest 1968.

Particularly the Silverstream area used to look like the Knysna forests with massive trees (not Pine), thick green undergrowth and lots of birds.

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

Christmas lights 1966.

Photo; Thanks to Gertrude Panzenberger Smith for the use of this image. For more of her images see; www.facebook.com/gertrudepanzenberger.smith/photos_stream...

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Crossing Adderley street. c1940.

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Clifton 1967 Miss Moss · Bygone Cape Town Dublin, Clifton Beach, Miss Moss, Cape Town South Africa, Beaches In The World, Summer Feeling, African History, Bikini Beach, Beach Babe

Clifton 1967

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The Ritz Hotel, Sea Point in Cape Town, South Africa during Old Pictures, Old Photos, Cape Town Hotels, Cape Town South Africa, African History, Africa Travel, The Good Old Days, Places To Visit, Tactical Survival

The Ritz Hotel, Sea Point, 1966

This is now over 20 storeys tall, with revolving restaurant and video shoppe See what this looks like in 1978 here: www.flickr.com/photos/mallix/387779513/

 Sea Point during the sixties - Cape Town photos / South Africa Cape Town South Africa, East Africa, Old Pictures, Old Photos, African History, Live, Dolores Park, Street View, Beer Garden

Beach Rd. Sea Point during the sixties

A poor quality postcard of a sunny day in Beach Rd. Sea Point. We used to be regular visitors to the beer garden of the hotel on the left side of the pic. Can anybody recall the name?

Wreck of the SA Seafarer close to the Green Point Lighthou… Old Pictures, Old Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Seafarer, Out Of Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Shipwreck, African History, Live

Wreck of the SA Seafarer close to the Green Point Lighthouse

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Widening of Adderley str. Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Back In Time, African History, Live, Old Houses, Old Photos, Bazaars

Widening of Adderley str. Sept. 1969

Upon completion of the new station, Adderley street was widened up to the O.K. Bazaars building. Photo Hilton.

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Heerengracht 1967.

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 Unfortunately, developers and idiots alike have managed to totally screwed up Houtbay and the surrounding areas, prompting a name-change to "Cement Bay" Old Pictures, Old Photos, Dream City, Most Beautiful Cities, Africa Travel, Cape Town, Homeland, Wonders Of The World, Travel Guide

Houtbay, 1966

I couldn't believe it, either. Unfortunately, developers and idiots alike have managed to totally screwed up Houtbay and the surrounding areas, prompting a name-change to "Cement Bay"

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Athlone Cooling Towers 1967

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History - The Doll House, Mouille Point, Cape Town Made the BEST Chocolate double Thicks - Don't know what their fries tasted like - That all went to the seagulls! Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Local Attractions, Most Beautiful Cities, Abandoned Mansions, African History, Willis Tower

The Doll House, Mouille Point, Cape Town

The legendary drive-in restaurant/roadhouse, opposite the Green Point lighthouse.

New Railway Station 1966 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Travel Brochure, Most Beautiful Cities, Cape Town, Live, Old Houses, South Africa

New Railway Station 1966

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Cape Town International Airport (then still called DF Malan Airport), circa Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photographs, South African Air Force, V&a Waterfront, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, African History

Old photographs of Cape Town - TravelGround Blog

I was recently forwarded an email with a collection of old photographs that has been taken in Cape Town, including the above image of Cape Town Station. Aside from the location, no details were given as to the history of the […]