Description Goodwood is a suburb situated between the northern and southern suburbs of Cape Town, South Africa. It is 10 kilometres from the city centre and accessible from the N1, N7 and N2 highways. The town was established in 1905 and named after Goodwood Racecourse in England as the founders intended to make it a racing centre. A course was actually constructed, but after only one meeting it was abandoned. The first railway station was built in 1905, and today there are three within the municipal area: Goodwood, Vasco and Elsies River. These all lie on the Cape Town-Johannesburg main line. Location/Address/Phone No./Fax No.
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Deg & Decimal Min Latitude
S 33° 54' 40.68" -33° 54.678' Longitude
E 18° 33' 2.16" 18° 33.036'
Address Goodwood Estate Goodwood Western Cape South Africa Phone No. No phone number available Fax No. No fax number available More Information
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