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Victoria Road
Camps Bay district, Western Cape

Thomas Charles John BAIN: Engineer
Date:1884-1888
Client:South African Roads
Type:Mountain Pass
Status:Extant

A late C19 endeavour to ease access to the outlying areas of the western seaboard of the Cape Peninsula.

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Ross, Graham. 2002. The romance of Cape mountain passes. Cape Town: David Philip. pg 148-149
Storrar, Patricia. 1984. A colossus of roads. Cape Town: Murray & Roberts / Concor. pg 14, 95-98