Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices FISH WATER to FORT BEAUFORT STATION

FISH WATER
January 1890 to
Union
Area: Vanrhynsdorp
1   BONC "649"   Last seen: 07.11.1911 06.10.1890 30.05.1910  
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 16.07.1912 02.12.1890 30.05.1910  
FLAAUW KRAAL
May 1887 to October 1901

August 1902 to Union
Area: Wodehouse
1   BONC "635"   17.05.1897 10.12.1905  
2   1C "Dot" Last seen: 27.04.1943 17.05.1897 30.05.1910  
       
FLAGSTAFF
October 1894 to Union
Area: Pondoland
1   BONC "304"   07.07.1897 18.03.1899  
       
2   1C "CGH"
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Last seen: 12.12.1917 13.02.1896 30.05.1910  
FLORADALE
July 1895 to 13 October 1899
Unknown to
Union
Area: Hay
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 28.09.1916 06.01.1899 30.05.1910  
FLOWER'S HALT
February 1895 to November 1898
Area: Queenstown
Renamed from: Lesseyton Drift Hotel
1   1C "CGH" NEW DISCOVERY 04.02.1897
(John Lund)
   
FONTEIN VLEI
31.08.1859 to 1873
1882 to April 1904
Area: Riversdale
1   BONC "604"     21.10.1886    
2   1C "VLEI"   Name top and bottom 02.10.1886 21.10.1886  
FONTEINTJE
February 1893 to September 1896

Area: Queenstown
Not recorded
FOREST HALL
1881 to
Union
Area: Knysna
1   BONC "333"   15.03.1883 02.03.1909  
2   DARC   NEW DISCOVERY 19.05.18?8
(Aab)
   
3   1C "HALL" Name top and bottom
Last seen: 08.12.1925
15.03.1883 30.05.1910  
       
FORT BEAUFORT
05.04.1833 to
Union
Area: Fort Beaufort
Population 1904: 1690
(1)   OCT NUMBER "47"   Allocated but not seen      
2   BONC "32"     17.06.1870 14.12.1898  
       
3   OVAL   Rated as 4 by Goldblatt 23.12.1853 18.08.1878 40
       
4   DARC     11.03.1874 05.03.1878  
       
5   1C "Blank"          
6   1C "CGH"     12.01.1891 16.11.1891  
       
7   1C "BEAUFORT"   30.08.1880 29.03.1902  
       
8   2C "Bars + cross" Name: 9-3 o'clock
Small typeface
Last seen: 13.01.1913
07.02.1903 30.05.1910  
       
9   2C "Bars + cross" Name: 8-4 o'clock
Large typeface
First seen: 06.10.1910
Last seen: 08.06.1914
     
       
FORT BEAUFORT STATION TO
November 1904 to Union

Area: Queenstown
Not recorded