n Cabo - When did Cape Town attain city status?

Volume 8, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 0379-4830


The above casual question asked by an acquaintance had me at a complete loss. Not that the question hadn't occurred to me before, but my earlier attempts to discover the answer had been in vain. The obvious source, the reference library at the Civic Centre was unable to help - nothing appeared in their files. The history of Cape Town by John Shorten was silent on the issue. The South African Library too was unable to find a solution. At that stage I had given up.

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