Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices AMALINDA to ASKEATON

AMALINDA (VILLAGE)
17.01.1882 to February 1890
May 1904 to ca. January 1906
ca. 1906 to
Union
Area: East London

1   BONC "1219"   Last seen: 24.07.1912     160
2   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 30.01.1915 15.05.1906 30.05.1910 40
(3)   1C "Blank"   Relief
Spelt Amalind Village
First seen: 02.01.1915
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AMALINDA STATION
October 1905 to
Union
Area: East London

1 STN 2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 23.08.1912 01.08.1907 30.05.1910 60
       

AMANDELBOOM
08.08.1859 to 1873
01.05.1876 to September 1883
Area: Fraserburg
Renamed to: Williston

1   BONC "1375"         300
2   1C "Blank"     12.07.1869 29.09.1876 200

AMANTIA
April 1887 to October 1887
Area: Kimberley

Unknown

AMATOLE BASIN
January 1896 to
Union
Area: King Williams Town

Unknown

AMOSKUIL
1881 to 15.12.1882
Area: Malmesbury

Unknown

ANDRIESBERG
April 1898 to April 1899
Area:
Queenstown

Unknown

ANDRIESKRAAL
February 1882 to February 1890
April 1890 to August 1903
Area:
Humansdorp

1   BONC "540"
John Lund, Lundy on Stampboards
  16.04.1901 05.11.1902 50
2   1C  
Edenvale Stamps
Andries at top
and Kraal at bottom
24.11.1885 05.11.1902 30
(3)   1C   First seen
13.??.1913
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ANENOUS
April 1896 to
Union
Area: Namaqualand

1   BONC "950"   01.04.1902 18.04.1902 80
2   1C "C.G.H." Last seen: 07.01.1914 01.04.1902 30.05.1910 80
       

ANNS VILLA
February 1896 to
Union
April 1890 to August 1903
Area: Somerset East
Renamed from: Websters Zuurberg

1   1C "C.G.H."
www.michael-hamilton.com
Last seen: 16.04.1923 02.09.1896 30.05.1910 120

ANTELOPE PARK
October 1896 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East

1   BONC "147"
John Lund, Lundy on Stampboards
  19.01.1901 19.11.1901 160
2   1C C.G.H.   02.04.1901 05.04.1905 80

ARMOED
1881 to 02.09.1901
Unknown to
Union
Area:
Oudtshoorn
Looted by boer troops on 2 September 1902

1   BONC "233" Rounded top to 3

Also used at Kabousie with strate top to 3

 

01.02.1902 21.02.1902 160
2   2C "Bar + cross"
John Carter
Last seen: 29.07.1927 21.02.1902 30.05.1910 80

ARTOIS SIDING
1902 to 1909
Area: Tulbagh

Unknown

ARUNDEL (SIDING)
December 1890 to 14.11.1899
Unknown to
Union
Area: Colesburg
Occupied by Boer forces on 14 December 1899

(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"
John Lund
Arundel Siding 20.05.1894
 
28.06.1895
(John Lund)
120
3   1C CGH Last seen: 11.11.1913 03.12.1900 30.05.1910 80

ASHTON
October 1887 to
Union
Area: Robertson

1   BONC "658"   Last seen: 02.08.1912 1887 30.05.1910 15
       
2   1C CGH   17.06.1890 24.09.1903 12
       
3   1C "Blank" Last seen: 26.11.1913 24.01.1905 30.05.1910 10
       

ASKEATON
November 1889 to
Union
Area: Tembuland

(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C CGH   Last seen: 01.03.1931 06.11.1901 30.05.1910 100