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Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa. From 1678 it was the centre of civilian, administrative and military South Afrika, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Places Of Interest, Places To See, Around The Worlds, Military Life, Statues

Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa. From 1678 it was the centre of civilian, administrative and military life at the Cape, until the settlement grew and some functions and activities moved away from the Castle. Today the Castle is the seat of the military in the Cape, and houses the Castle Military Museum and Iziko Museums of Cape Town

Cape Town 1877 and even then it was only an hour from Franschhoek home of La Clé des Montagnes - 4 luxurious villas on a working wine farm Old Pictures, Old Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Table Mountain, Live, Beautiful Places, Scenery, Places To Visit, Travel

City, c1877.

The Molteno reservoir starting out. Here you can find out more,en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molteno_Dam

 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, South African Railways, Old Train Station, Train Stations, Old Western Towns, Cape Town South Africa, Old Trains, Out Of Africa

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

Electric Tram leaving Camps Bay for Cape Town 1902 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Desert Life, Cape Town South Africa, Outdoor Camping, Camping Tips, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, The Great Outdoors

Electric Tram leaving Camps Bay for Cape Town

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Cape Town Docks from Signal Hill 1912 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cities In Africa, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Signal Hill, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities

Cape Town Docks from Signal Hill

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Old windmill on site of Pyott's Factory, Albert Road, Cape Town [now Old Biscuit Mill]. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Cape Dutch, Old Windmills, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Woodstock, Adaptive Reuse, Homeland

Time Traveller

The images of Arthur Elliott have become the frame through which the Cape views its own past. Don Pinnock considers how much of what he photographed we have

Exterior façade Arthur Elliott, Wikipedia Entry By courtesy of The University of Pretoria's digital repository, UPSpace Old Pictures, Old Photos, South African Artists, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Ivory Coast, African History, Holiday Destinations, Live

Groote Schuur Hospital

Exterior façade Arthur Elliott, 1870-1938 Wikipedia Entry By courtesy of The University of Pretoria's digital repository, UPSpace

size: Photographic Print: Promenade Pier at Cape Town, South Africa : Entertainment Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town Holidays, City By The Sea, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Countries Of The World, Places To Go

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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, Cape Town South Africa, Modern City, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, City Streets, Live, Old Houses

West Street, Durban

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Old Railway station. Yet another image of one of Cape Town's famous landmarks of yesteryear. This view is towards the enterance from Adderley street. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, South African Railways, Cities In Africa, South African Air Force, Cape Town South Africa, Famous Landmarks, Most Beautiful Cities

Old Railway station.

Yet another image of one of Cape Town's famous landmarks of yesteryear. This view is towards the enterance from Adderley street.

The POW Camp on Green Point Common in 1900 The Mouille Point (not the Green Point) lighthouse can be seen top, centre. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Beacon Of Hope, Desert Life, Cape Town South Africa, Prisoners Of War, Travel Brochure, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures

The POW Camp on Green Point Common in 1900

The Mouille Point (not the Green Point) lighthouse can be seen top, centre.

Cape Town station in Note the dual gauge tracks, 4 ft in broad gauge and 3 ft 6 in Cape gauge. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Apartheid Museum, South African Air Force, Cape Town South Africa, Table Mountain, Most Beautiful Cities, Places Of Interest

Cape Town station in 1875. Note the dual gauge tracks, 4 ft 8½ in broad gauge and 3 ft 6 in Cape gauge.

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The Tower, Cape Town Pier

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