Cape Town Pier
The construction of a pier at the bottom of Adderley Street was completed in 1913 . It contained an amphitheatre, restaurant, observation tower, bathing cubicles and a landing stage for sailing and rowing boats. (waterfront.co.za)
The Pier, Rogge Bay, Cape Town
Sundays were a favoured day for outings on the Pier at the end of Adderley Street. In this photo from the early 1900s, people gather on the beach to watch fishermen bring in their catch while a number of small fishing boats lie at anchor at in the lee of the Pier.
Historic pictures - Cape Town photos / South Africa
A selection of old historic images from Cape Town and surroundings in black & white as well as in color until 1965. Thank you to Mr Etienne du Plessis in Port Elizabeth, who permitted the use of his collection. The original and complete photo-stream can be found under Etienne's FlickR-Adress http://www.flickr.com/photos/8270787@N07/ Copyright term: For literary, musical and artistic works, except for photographs, the copyright term in South Africa is fifty years from the end of the year of…