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Discovery of old cannons in Camps Bay, Cape Town
Camps Bay (Cape Town, South Africa), Weapons, Historic sites, Archaeology
Children examine the recently discovered guns. The battery that once stood here covered the seaward approaches to Camps Bay.
Muzzle-loading cannon, Salt River, 1957
Salt River (Cape Town, South Africa), Historical monuments, Archaeology, Urban development, Railways
This old muzzle-loading cannon was unearthed when the foundations for the railway workshops at Salt River were being sunk. Giving it an affectionate polish is Mr C. A. Driescher.