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28 Jany 1863. At Kalk Bay, near the Bishop's house, 1863-01

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059A/65

Scope and Contents

149 x 78 mm. A view from the beach showing a low rockface with the roofs of houses visible beyond. A note in C.W. Busk's hand adds: 'The Cape Town and Simons Town Rd. was only built as far as Wynberg in 1867, but now runs along where these rocks are, and cuts off all the houses from the sea; the road is just in front of the houses'.


  • Creation: 1863-01


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, but slight water staining along top edge.



Finding aid date

2003-04-02 16:25:24+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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