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Devil's Head. Table Mountain looking N. West from Wynberg Hill ..., 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/14

Scope and Contents

295 x 233 mm. A view looking towards Devil's Peak from Wynberg Hill with woodland and farmhouses in the valley below. The remainder of the caption reads ' ... Alex Breda's House Newlands on right side (Silver trees in foreground)'. The name Breda occurs several times in the Cape of Good Hope Directories for the period, most notably in connection with the firm of Breda, Halkett and Co. of 21 St. George's Street, Cape Town, but an Alexander Breda has not been traced.


  • 1866

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor condition, overall fading and yellowing.

Related Materials

For other photographs of Breda's house, see Y3059A/15-17.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2003-04-01 11:34:15+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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