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Avenue, Bishop's Court, near Cape Town, 1888

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305C/5

Scope and Contents

192 x 126 mm. A view looking along an avenue of fir trees at Bishop's Court, a farm and vineyard between Kirstenbosch and Claremont originally named Bosheuval. Bought by Bishop Gray in 1848, it was planned to use the house for a school and was so employed until 1851 when the Collegiate School moved to Woodlands at Rondebosch.

Dates

  • 1888

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Language of Materials

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

General

WS.

Finding aid date

2004-07-21 09:31:07+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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