Carl Herrmann Building
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Was W Irving Building.
Rennie 1978 lists it as no 7 Corporation Street, but both no's 5 and 7 are clearly visible on the photographs above each one of the doors.
The building is currently (2012) offices and is very well looked after.
It housed Carl Herrmann & Company for many years.
The company that used to occupy it was started by my grandfather and was later owned and run by my father.
I am the third in the line of the Carl Herrmann’s of Cape Town. The building was sold when my father passed away in 1983.
(Carl Herrmann, July 2016)
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