Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices GRANGE SIDING to GREEN POINT

GRANGE SIDING
October 1904 to
Union
Area: Herbert
Renamed from Witteputs Siding
1   1C "Blank"
  13.04.1905 23.11.1909  
GRASBERG
April 1899 to Union
Area: Jansenville
Not recorded
GRASKOP
April 1899 to
Union
Area: Calvinia
Renamed from Kloud's Kraal
1   1C "CGH"   18.03.1900 16.02.1901  
       
GRAS KRAAL
01.05.1879 to April 1888
Area: Fraserburg
Not recorded
GREAT BERG (RIVER) (SIDING)
October 1903 to
Union
Area: Piquetberg
1   BONC "1198"     ??.10.1905    
2   1C "Blank" Spelt: Siding 23.08.1904 08.03.1907  
       
3   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 30.12.1916 15.11.1907(Aab) 30.05.1910  
GREAT BRAK RIVER
03.05.1864 to
Union
Area: George
1   BONC "271"   30.06.1891 30.12.1905  
       
2   1C "BRAK RIVER" Name top and bottom
Last seen: 20.10.1917
10.01.1889 30.05.1910  
(3)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: ??.12.1911      
GREAT KEI DRIFT
June 1892 to
Union
Area: Stutterheim
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 09.05.1942 19.07.1903 30.05.1910  
GREEFDALE
March 1889 to 9 November 1899

Unknown to c. 1901
December 1902 to Union
Area: Barkly West
1   BONC "709"     ??.??.1896    
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 26.07.1916 24.09.1909 30.05.1910  
GREENBUSHES
1877 to January 1888
Area: Port Elizabeth
Not recorded
GREEN POINT
1871 to
Union
Area: Stutterheim
1   BONC "287"   Straight foot to "2"
Narrow "7"
20.08.1883 23.08.1895  
       
2   BONC "287" Wavy foot to "2"
Broad "7"
25.04.1898 01.10.1898  
       
3   D-ARC   Used at Sea Point to 1879 03.03.1862 20.08.1883  
       
4   1C "Dot" New find 11.11.1887    
5   1C "CGH" Small rounded typeset 23.06.1892
(Hamilton)
20.03.1901
(Frescura)
 
6   1C "CGH" Tall compact typeset
Last seen: 12.03.1912
18.07.1895
(Frescura)
30.05.1910  
7   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 06.12.1913 29.11.1900
(John Lund)
30.05.1910