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Table Mountain from Wynberg Hill, 1857 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/10

Scope and Contents

208 x 155 mm. A view looking towards the eastern side of Table Mountain from Wynberg, SSE of Cape Town and now a suburb of the city. With light woodland and a few scattered farmhouses at the foot of the mountain.


  • Creation: 1857 - 1879


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor condition, overall fading and yellowing.

Related Materials

For another photograph taken from the same viewpoint, and probably on the same occasion, see Y3059A/12.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2003-04-01 10:46:57+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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