Cape Town - Looking back

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Cape Town, the southern capital of Nordic Walking - Modern Nordic Walking* there with Southpole Nordic Walking South Africa - SA's only Nordic Walking organisation, since 2005 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, The Beautiful Country, Most Beautiful Cities, The Great Outdoors, Live

1917 "Our Day" Cartwrights building and tram in Adderley Street, Cape Town

From the Coulter family photo album, courtesy Hans Niehaus. Fred and Agnes Stephens owned The Homestead at Oranjezicht from 1907-1947. Their three sons were killed in the First World War. These photographs of a fund raising event in Cape Town, October 18-21, 1917, were taken by Charles Coulter who was married to the Stephens's fourth child, Alice. His photo album was found among his papers when Coulter's law firm was being wound up and rescued by Hans Niehaus - to whom thanks for allowing me…

 A steam train prepares to leave Cape Town station in a photograph from around In the background, the slopes of Signal Hill are visible. The old station was replaced by the present complex, in Old Pictures, Old Photos, Old Western Towns, Cape Town South Africa, Old Trains, Out Of Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, Africa Travel

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

Windsor Castle in Cape Town Harbour 1977 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Hobby Town, Hobby Shop, Durban South Africa, Windsor Castle, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, Vintage Photographs

Windsor Castle in Cape Town Harbour

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Cape Town's first traffic light. The city's first three traffic lights were installed in January one is in Darling street near the Castle. They were promptly named Robots. a uniquely South African term which has remained through the years. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Retro Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Cape Town South Africa, Traffic Light, Beach Trip, Beach Travel

Cape Town's first traffic light.

The city's first three traffic lights were installed in January 1932.This one is in Darling street near the Castle. They were promptly named Robots. a uniquely South African term which has remained through the years.

This is an original 1930 photogravure of Cape Town (Kaapstad, iKapa), South Africa, located at the foot of Table Mountain. Period Paper is pleased to offer an exceptional collection of historic origin Landscape Stairs, Landscape Architecture, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Banff National Park, National Parks, Landscape Design Plans, Cape Town South Africa, Landscape Photography Tips

1930 Cape Town Kaapstad Table Mountain South Africa - ORIGINAL PHOTOGR

1930 Cape Town Kaapstad Table Mountain South Africa - ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAVURE AF2

Camps Bay Main Road, Cape Town - remember those buses. Most Beautiful Cities, Beautiful World, Amazing Places, Local Attractions, East Africa, Rest Of The World, Africa Travel, Beach Photos, Old Pictures

Camps Bay Main Road, Cape Town - 1974. BelAfrique your personal travel planner - www.BelAfrique.com

Vintage Historical Cape Town photos - old pictures of Cape Town Old Pictures, Old Photos, South Afrika, Cape Town South Africa, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, Travel Around The World

Vintage Historical Cape Town photos - old pictures of Cape Town

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Cape Town, the southern capital of Nordic Walking - Modern Nordic Walking* there with Southpole Nordic Walking South Africa - SA's only Nordic Walking organisation, since 2005 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Botany Bay, Cape Town South Africa, Table Mountain, Victoria, Historical Pictures, Scenery

Victoria Road, just before you get to Clifton in 1890.

Photo thanks to Etienne du Plessis

Adderley Street, Cape Town Cape Town was laid out by the Dutch, but the buildings put up by the Boers have now almost disappeared, and today it has stores and public buildings that make it not unlike a modern city of England or the United States Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Modern City, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, City Streets, Live

West Street, Durban

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General Post Office, Adderley Street, Cape Town

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Lower Adderley Street the first road to the left is Riebeeck Street and the circle is where the fountain stands today. Warships can be seen in the dock in the first year after the war ended. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Johannesburg City, City By The Sea, Most Beautiful Cities, My Land, African History, Cape Town, Live

Cape Town, Still on the Water's Edge

The War Memorial, Adderley Street c1945