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Cape Town, western province, 1888

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305C/1

Scope and Contents

328 x 233 mm. A view from the Signal Hill Station looking in a southerly direction over the western side of Cape Town towards Devil's Peak. At the left of the print are the Houses of Parliament standing next to the central wooded area of the botanical gardens. Roeland Road leads off from the gardens (with the Roman Catholic cathedral at their junction) before petering out on the foothills of Devil's Peak. In the centre foreground St. Martin's Lutheran Church (with spire) and St. Paul's Church stand on either side of Orphan Street below Schoon Kloof.


  • Creation: 1888


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 1955.



Finding aid date

2004-07-20 16:45:52+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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