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Kalk Bay, the Point [i.e. Kaappunt]. Simon's Town [i.e. Simonstad] in the distance, 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3059S/4

Scope and Contents

205 x 154 mm. A view looking south from Kalk Bay (in False Bay) towards Simon's Town and Cape Point on the horizon.


  • Creation: 1900


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Biographical / Historical

T.D. Ravenscroft was a commercial photographer active in South Africa around 1900 and with a studio at Rondebosch.

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from slight fading at edges.




Ravenscroft, T D, fl 1900, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-01-06 11:32:23+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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