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Another " Vasbyt " move.

Another " Vasbyt " move.



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Hillbrow’s revolving restaurant and disco

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Daaglikse inspeksie - Jou bed lyk soos 'n kanoe troep!

Daaglikse inspeksie - Jou bed lyk soos 'n kanoe troep!

Gods and Foolish Grandeur: People in rooms II

People in rooms II

Otto Beit in his study in Belgrave Square, Sir William Orpen, 1913. Johannes Westrik and his family, by Tibout Regters, 1762. The lady on the right has her knitting and dainty ball of yarn. La mort du général Moreau, by Auguste Couder, 1814. Muerte de don Alfonso XII (El último beso), by Juan Antonio Benlliure y Gil, 1887. The King of Spain died of tuberculosis at the age of twenty-seven in 1885. Here he is surrounded by his widow, Queen Maria Christina, and their two daughters, Infanta…

Carlton Hotel, Johannesburg SA
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Carlton Centre

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Eventually to become Harrow Road, Ponte would be built at this site.
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Eventually to become Harrow Road, Ponte would be built at this site.


These pictures show what Joburg looked like in 1930

Archived footage and modern technology combine to show you exactly how South Africa’s biggest city has changed over the past 90 years.

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The Gate House - one of the remaining Randlord properties

A monument to the colourful history of Johannesburg, this Sir Herbert Baker certainly stirs hearts and minds. Magnificent views over Forest Town to Magaliesberg, and lush rolling lawns make this Randlord Mansion a property to covet. With a grand reception room and master craftsmanship, this home has been loved by its present owners for many years but is now ready to be part of a new legacy.

Jeppe Boys High School - Residence Entrance Hall

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JOHANNESBURG Roedean School, Parktown