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  1. Shell tanker Vitta.jpg

    Passing Cape Town, mail and stores came out by helicopter.
  2. Union Castle - Safmarine
    Hi, I am hoping that the collective knowledge of folks can help. I am looking for a passenger list for the sailing of the SA ORANJE from Cape Town to Southampton for late June/early July 1969. I appreciate this is very specific, but I am caught up (potentially) in the Windrush problem as I...
  3. Leaving Cape Town

    Leaving Table Bay, Cape Town. Seals playing alongside.
  4. Table Bay, Cape Town

    Cape Town and Table Bay from Signal Hill. Gran’s journal, April 29, 1963: Boarded Tegelberg at 2 and soon were effusively greeted by young Mr. Li. He shook our hands and declared, ‘The child was born this A.M. He is 7 ½ lb. boy!’ He had just received a birth certificate from Dutch Council...
  5. Cape Town harbour

    South arm with control tower, from breakwater. Devil's Peak & Table Mountain behind.
  6. Mouille Point lighthouse

    19th century lighthouse near Cape Town
  7. Clock Tower

    A familiar landmark on Cape Town's waterfront
  8. Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

    Gentrification and prettification under way, Cape Town. The top station of the Table Mountain cableway stands out clearly.
  9. Cape Town

    Seen from Northern Star - April 1967
  10. Cape Town

    QE2 and Europa gracing the port probably in 1982
  11. Cape Town in 1885

    The port of Cape Town seen here in the 1880's. The picture was taken from an impressive German album, representing a collection of photographs of remarkable towns, locations and artwork. It was compiled and edited by the known American traveller, writer and lecturer John Lawson Stoddard...
  12. Cape Town

    Arrival at the South African port in May 1969 with SA Vaal and a Maersk Line vessel in view
  13. Cape Town

    A Clan Line vessel and one of the City of Durban class of Ellerman Line alongside in April 1967
  14. Eihatsu Maru

    The Eihatsu Maru is 50m Japanese tuna trawler that ran aground on Clifton beach, Cape Town on 12 May 2012. No loss of live.
  15. Randfontein

    Postcard from N.V. Vereenigde Nederlandsche Scheepvaartmaatschappij.
  16. Solea in Cape Town

    ex Well Boat, formerly based in and around the West Coast of Scotland (laterlly Oban)
  17. Cape Town Harbour, January 1968

    S.A. Oranje (ex Pretoria Castle) and Union Castle's Reina del Mar in Cape Town Harbour, January 1968. My wife and I were about to sail to Southampton on S.A. Oranje.
  18. Loading The Gold

    Loading The Gold (if my memory serves me correct in Cape Town Early 1977) onto the RMMV Southampton Castle
  19. Table Moutain 2AM taken 60sec exposure

    Table Moutain 2AM taken 60sec exposure from the dockside whilst on RMMV Southampton Castle 1977. Slightly different shot from the usually I was determined to see the "table cloth"
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