Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices CARLISLE BRIDGE to CEDARVILLE

CARLISLE BRIDGE
1881 to
Union
Area: Albany
1   BONC "581"   21.01.1899
(Frescura)
  30
2   1C "Dot"   02.10.1895
(Frescura)
12.10.1907
(Frescura)
15
3   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 26.08.1930
(Frescura)
17.09.1909
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 15
CARLTON
September 1888 to
Union
Area: Middelburg
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 23.10.1910
(Frescura)
17.07.1894
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 30
       
CARMEL
November 1905 to
Union
Area: Stellenbosch
Not Recorded
CARNARVON
15.02.1875 to
Union
Area: Carnarvon
Population 1904: 1863
Renamed from Schietfontein
1   BONC "60" Also used in De Aar 02.07.1900
(Aab)
  60
New find      
2   BONC "415"   30.06.1882
(Frescura)
20.12.1886
(Frescura)
6
       
3   BONC "490"   31.12.1888
(Frescura)
09.05.1909
(Frescura)
6
       
4   BONC "1142"   10.09.1900
(Frescura)
28.09.1900
(Frescura)
50
5   1C "Cape Colony"   22.12.1878
(Frescura)
21.12.1904
(Frescura)
4
       
6   1C "Blank"     20.12.1886
(Frescura)
09.11.1894
(Frescura)
5
7   1C "CGH" Small postmark
Last seen: 06.01.1911
(Frescura)
04.07.1891
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 3
       
8   1C "CGH" Large postmark
Distance between C and Carnarvon larger
09.01.1899
(Aab)
16.02.1910
(Frescura)
4
9   SQC "CGH" Last seen: 14.02.1911
(Frescura)
06.08.1900
(Aab)
30.05.1910 3
       
10   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 02.05.1921
(Frescura)
02.11.1908
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 12
CARNARVON FARM
December 1888 to 1892

January 1895 to Union
Area: Wodehouse
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 07.01.1919
(Frescura)
14.02.1906
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 80
CATHCART
 01.12.1876 to
Union
Area: Cathcart
Population 1904: 1714
Renamed from Windvogelberg
1   BONC "301"   16.03.1880
(Frescura)
20.06.1893
(Frescura)
8
       
2   BONC "1047"   08.09.1899
(Frescura)
10.12.1902
(Frescura)
8
       
3   1C "Cape Colony"   19.02.1886
(Aab)
23.09.1898
(Frescura)
4
(4)   1C "Blank"   First seen: 26.08.1911      
5   1C "CGH"   23.09.1893
(Frescura)
06.04.1905
(Frescura)
4
6   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 05.08.1916
(Frescura)
11.08.1905
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 4
       
CATHCART VALE
 1855 to January 1884
Area: Victoria East
Renamed to Orange Grove
Not Recorded
CEDARBERG
 September 1904 to
Union
Area: Clanwilliam
Not Recorded
CEDARVILLE (DRIFT)
 1878 to
Union
Populaion 1904: 865
Area: Griqualand East
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "DRIFT"   Name top and bottom 22.03.1893
(Frescura)
  150
3   1C "Blank" 9-3 o'clock 14.04.1897
(Frescura)
21.07.1903
(Aab)
10
4   1C "Blank" 8-5 o'clock
Last seen: 13.10.1911
(Frescura)
04.03.1905
(Frescura)
30.05.1910 8