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Aliwal North, corner of the Market Place, 1900 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305J/29

Scope and Contents

190 x 144 mm. Showing the market square at Aliwal North with a bullock team and wagon in the foregrond. Founded in 1849, the town is situated on the Orange River and takes its name from the Battle of Aliwal, fought in India in January 1846 during the First Anglo-Sikh War.


  • Creation: 1900 - 1910


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate.


Cape Government Railways

Finding aid date

2002-10-22 12:10:29+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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