Warning: call_user_func_array() [function.call-user-func-array]: First argument is expected to be a valid callback, '' was given in /home/freetips/public_html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php on line 298
Old Pictures of Cape Town « Free Tips DOT COZA

Old Pictures of Cape Town

17 comments

Posted on 25th March 2009 by Tony in Random

, , , ,

Cape Town is a bustling, growing, exciting city to live in – one forgets there were quieter days. I got this in my mailbox this afternoon and thought I’d share it with you:

This is Adderley Street – Cape Town CBD

Adderley Street

This is Cape Town International Airport. Look at the Turbo-Props … Nifty!

Cape Town Airport

Here’s the Table Mountain Cable Car … the new ones have doors and everything 🙂

Cable Car

Here’s Camp’s Bay/Clifton side of the mountain

Camps Bay

This is the Cape Town Foreshore … wow, certainly looks different now!

Cape Town Foreshore

And here is Cape Town Harbour … no shopping malls!

Cape Town Harbour

And here is the N1 (National Road) between Cape Town and Johannesburg

National Road between Cape Town and Johannesburg

And here is Newlands Cricket Stadium

Newlands Cricket Stadium

And finally … here is Cape Town Train Station

Cape Town Train Station


17 Comments
  1. Don says:

    The foreshore is actually HoutBay and the Harbour is Kalk Bay!

    25th March 2009 at 7:44 am

  2. Tony says:

    Thanks for the updates. I cut and paste from a friend!

    25th March 2009 at 12:48 pm

  3. Etienne du Plessis says:

    These photos were lifted from my Flickr site at;

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/8270787@N07/sets/72157600938342274/
    where I have more than three hundred old Cape Town pics.
    I dont mind you displaying them, but please add a link to my site.

    25th March 2009 at 12:05 pm

  4. Pat van Koersveld says:

    Hi,

    Loved the photograph of the old Cape Town station, would like to see more if you have, especially the other end ie., Cape Flats Board and Cloak room areas nearby.
    Way back then people just didn’t take photographs as often as we do today.

    Thank you
    Pat

    25th March 2009 at 8:56 am

  5. cedric bass says:

    Mr. Du Plessis – these photos are not yours. You might have scanned them and put them online, but you are not the copyright holder of these works. Please credit your flickr account accordingly, and make them available to all under a creative commons licence.

    25th March 2009 at 1:50 am

  6. Tony says:

    Woah – guys, I don’t really know who owns the rights to these photos, but they’ve been floating around in emails from various places all over the show. It’s quite safe to assume that they’re in public domain by now.

    Instead of bickering, let’s just appreciate where we are and where we come from.

    25th March 2009 at 3:52 pm

  7. domki nad jeziorem tanie says:

    Rather unbelievably exciting web web site. Instead fantastic in the course of go through and relatively a lot fascinating articles or blog posts. Of program interval has not yet show up back yet again and greet.

    25th March 2009 at 8:54 am

  8. Alissa Lachenauer says:

    +1 I like it.

    25th March 2009 at 2:25 am

  9. house clearance balham says:

    Heya i’m for the primary time here ffpovv. I came across this board and I find It truly helpful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to provide something again and aid others such as you aided me.

    25th March 2009 at 8:16 pm

  10. navigate to this site says:

    You’ve made some decent points there. I looked on the web to find out more about the
    issue and found most individuals will go along with
    your views on this website.

    25th March 2009 at 10:39 pm

  11. This Internet page says:

    Hello There. I found your blog using msn. This
    is an extremely well written article. I will be sure to
    bookmark it and come back to read extra of your helpful information. Thank you for the post.
    I will certainly return.

    25th March 2009 at 11:48 am

  12. visit this page says:

    Amazing! Its genuinely remarkable piece of writing, I have got much clear idea about from this article.

    25th March 2009 at 12:16 pm

  13. source website says:

    I’m really loving the theme/design of your blog.

    Do you ever run into any internet browser compatibility problems?
    A handful of my blog audience have complained about my site not
    working correctly in Explorer but looks great in Opera. Do
    you have any tips to help fix this issue?

    25th March 2009 at 1:08 pm

  14. Learn Additional says:

    Great post. I will be dealing with some of these
    issues as well..

    25th March 2009 at 1:11 pm

  15. related says:

    Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google,
    and found that it’s truly informative. I’m gonna watch
    out for brussels. I will appreciate if you continue this
    in future. Lots of people will be benefited from your writing.
    Cheers!

    25th March 2009 at 1:12 pm

  16. like this says:

    Incredible points. Sound arguments. Keep up the amazing spirit.

    25th March 2009 at 1:42 pm

  17. Carrol Giovannini says:

    I leave a comment write more often!

    25th March 2009 at 2:41 pm

Leave a comment