Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices HAPPY VALLEY to HEIDELBERG STATION

HAPPY VALLEY
January 1906 to
Union
Area: Cathcart
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 14.09.1918 19.01.1906 30.05.1910  
HARTEBEESTE KRAAL
May 1905 to
Union
Area: Swellendam
Not recorded
HARTEBEEST KUIL
June 1887 to
Union
Area: Willowmore
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "CGH"          
3   1C "Dot" Last seen: 31.12.1914
(Aab)
30.11.1905 30.05.1910  
HARTENBOSCH
15 February to 1852
1882 to
Union
Area: Mossel Bay
1   BONC "215" Also used at Malmesbury 03.07.1892 31.10.1893  
2   1C "Dot"   Last seen: ??.??.1922 09.08.1892 30.05.1910  
HARTFONTEIN
April 1896 to
Union
Area: Tarka
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   Tall narrow typeface 21.11.1901 29.11.1906  
3   1C "CGH"   Rounded typeface
First seen: 15.08.1923
Last seen: 10.09.1943
     
HAZENJACHT
1 July 1876 to
Union
Area: Oudtshoorn
Renamed from: Van Wyk's Kraal
1   BONC "850"   Last seen: 31.05.1923 01.12.1900 30.05.1910  
2   1C "Dot" Last seen: 10.07.1924 31.05.1905 30.05.1910  
       
HEALDTOWN
June 1890 to
Union
Area: Fort Beaufort
1   BONC "735" Last seen: 02.04.1913 17.09.1900 30.05.1910  
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 01.03.1913 01.01.1900 30.05.1910  
HEBRON
c 1892 to June 1894

Area: Barkly West
Renamed: Windsorton
1   BONC "433" Also used at Windsorton 17.10.1891    
2   1C "Dot"   29.06.1891 30.06.1894  
       
HEBRON STATION
c 1890 to 1899

Area: Barkly West
Renamed: Windsorton Station
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   ??.??.1892
(Aab)
??.??.1899  
HEERENLOGEMENT
October 1895 to
Union
Area: Vanrhynsdorp
Not recorded
HEIDELBERG
15 March 1856 to Union

Area: Swellendam
Population 1904: 1429
1   BONC "307"   11.11.1881 25.11.1909  
       
2   DARC     31.01.1858 21.04.1877  
3   1C "Blank" 9 to 3 o'clock 11.11.1881 25.11.1909  
       
4   1C "Blank" 8 to 4 o'clock
Last seen: 11.02.1911
06.03.1882 30.05.1910  
5   1C "CGH" New find 18.08.1908
(Aab)
   
6   2C "Bars + cross"   8 to 4 o'clock
Last seen: 22.11.1913
25.03.1907 30.05.1910  
7 "CAPE" 2C "Bars + cross" 9 to 3 o'clock
Last seen: 15.12.1913
20.03.1906 30.05.1910  
       
HEIDELBERG STATION
1905 to Union
Area:Swellendam
Not recorded