Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices BLOEMFONTEIN to BONT RAND

BLOEMFONTEIN
 October 1890 to
1894
Area: Gordonia
Not recorded
BLOED RIVER (BLOOD RIVER)
 1868 to
1879
August 1897 to January 1907
Area: Prince Albert
1   BONC "1072"   04.05.1900 29.07.1900 60
2   OVAL     Spelt Bloed River 22.07.1875   600
3   1C "CGH" Spelt Blood River 04.05.1900 10.10.1900 60
       
BLUE CLIFF
 01.07.1877 to Union
Area: Uitenhage
1   BONC "352"   12.07.1886   30
2   1C "CLIFF"
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  12.07.1886 05.08.1907 10
       
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 09.01.1913 28.05.1908 30.05.1910 10
BODIAM
 May 1887 to October 1904
January 1905 to
Union
Area: Peddie
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     01.04.1903
(Putzel)
19.08.1903 120
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 20.12.1917 12.03.1910 30.05.1910 60
BOETSAP (BOETSAAP)
 
1881 to 09.11.1899
09.06.1900 to June 1902
Area: Barkly West
Trasfered to Klein Boetsap
Boer war closure 1899
1   BONC "510"     1901   300
2   1C "BOETSAAP"
John Lund
Blank at top 04.01.1891 05.12.1900 200
(3)   2C "Bar"   First seen: 26.02.1921      
BOKFONTEIN
 April 1882 to
Union
Area: Ceres
1   BONC "1156"         300
(2)   1C "Dot"   First seen: 09.12.1913      
BOK KRAAL
 May 1908 to
Union
Area: Vanrhynsdorp
(1)   2C "Bar + cross"   First seen: 12.02.1911      
BOKOLOLO
 December 1904 to July 1907

Area: Herbert
Not recorded
BOKPOORT
 June 1896 to
Union
Area:Beaufort West
Not recorded
BOK RIVER
February 1893 to
Union
Area: Ceres
(1)   BONC "304"   Probable      
(2)   1C "CGH"   First seen: 11.03.1933      

BOKSPRUIT
May 1894 to 18 November 1899
 27.04.1900 to
Union
Area: Barkly East
Closed due to Boer war 1899

1   BONC "597"         200
2   1C "CGH"     12.11.1900   160
3   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 17.01.1913 02.07.1906 30.05.1910 60

BOLIGHA
June 1883 to December 1884

Area: East London

Not recorded

BOLO (RESERVE)
June 1882 to
Union
Area: Stutterheim

1   BONC "421"   25.09.1895 06.12.1901 20
(2)   1C "Blank"   Bolo Reserve
First seen: 02.05.1912
     
3   1C "CGH" Last seen: 22.07.1918 25.09.1895 30.05.1910 10
       

BOLOTWA
11.06.1872 to
Union
Area: Glen Grey

1   BONC "281"     15.07.1896 10.12.1896 20
2   BONC "522"     18.03.1898   20
3   1C "Blank"     12.09.1878   120
4   1C "Dot" Last seen: 03.02.1921 04.05.1891 30.05.1910 30
       

BONAWE
May 1885 to
Union
Area: Tembuland

(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 01.04.1915 01.04.1892 30.05.1910 80

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BONNIEVALE
September 1904 to
Union
Area: Swellendam

(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"
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Last seen: 16.04.1913 30.10.1905
(Hamilton)
30.05.1910 12

BONTEBOK FLATS
1 July 1876 to
Union
Area: Cathcart

1   BONC "249" New find 24.12.1900   300
Backstamped
Cathcart
     
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 16.04.1913 25.12.1907 30.05.1910 60
       

BONTHOEKEN
May 1905 to Union
Area: Wodehouse

1   2C "Bars + cross"
New discovery ??.08.1906
(Aab)
21.11.1906
(Aab)
500

BONT RAND
October 1904 to
Union
Area: Griqualnd East

(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 15.11.1943 1908 30.05.1910 80