Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices HERTZOG to HONEYNEST KLOOF

HERTZOG
1 January 1867 to 1869
09.07.1879 to
Union
Area: Stockenstom
Renamed from Stockenstrom
1   OCTAGONAL NUMBER "48"        
2   BONC "465"   09.03.1893 12.06.1904  
3   1C "Dot" Last seen: 02.08.1916 27.12.1896 30.05.1910  
HEUVEL KRAAL
1882 to August 1896
May 1903 to
Union
Area: Willowmore
1   BONC "1395"     03.01.1905 29.05.1906  
2   1C "KRAAL" Name top and bottom
Last seen: 18.07.1911
(John Lund)
27.12.1896 30.05.1910  
HEX RIVER
1 November 1877 to
Union
Area: Worcester
1   BONC "217"   31.03.1901 29.03.1902  
       
2   1C "CAPE COLONY" Last seen: ??.12.1921 05.02.1891 30.05.1910  

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HEX RIVER EAST
20 October 1878 to May 1898
Area: Worcester
Renamed to De Doorns
1   BONC "349" Later used at De Doorns 04.06.1889    
2   1C "EAST" Name top and bottom 10.11.1891 ??.??.1897  
HEX RIVER RAILWAY WORKS
16 August 1876 to 1877

Area: Worcester
Not recorded
HEX RIVER STATION
1903 to
Union
Area: Worcester
Not recorded
HEYDON
February 1894 to
Union
Area: Middelburg
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 04.08.1912 20.11.1903 30.05.1910  
HIGHLANDS
1 November 1877 to
Union
Area: Albany
1   BONC "?"   Could be
269
07.04.1888    
2   BONC "1226"     08.05.1905    
3   1C "Blank"
Last seen: 27.07.1917 27.04.1886 30.05.1910  
       
4   1C "Dot"   Last seen: 17.04.1915 06.09.1906 30.05.1910  
HOEDKOP
July 1903 to May 1904

Area: Victoria West
Not recorded
HOEK-VAN-DE-BERG
October 1909 to
Union
Area: Robertson
Renamed from Brakfontein
Not recorded
HOETJES BAY
6 January 1865 to
Union
Area: Malmesbury
1   Barred Diamond "11"   18.04.1900 24.09.1900  
2   1C "Dot"
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Last seen: 12.07.1911 19.12.1889 30.05.1910  
       
HOGSBACK
December 1906 to
Union
Area: Victoria East
1   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 08.08.1910 18.02.1907 30.05.1910  
HONDEKLIP BAY
24 February 1855 to January 1883

April 1884 to August 1885
February 1894 to Union
Area: Namaqualand
1   BONC "108"     27.10.1905    
2   OVAL     Spelt HVNDE-KLIP-BAY 06.05.1864 12.08.1864 600
3   OVAL     Spelt HONDEKLIP-BAY 17.11.1865   600
4   DARC       17.04.1874    
5   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 12.12.1913 09.06.1901 30.05.1910  
HONEYNEST KLOOF
August 1892 to October 1899
c. March 1900 to
Union
Area: Herbert
1   BONC "748"     27.12.1893    
2   BONC "1134"     22.09.1900    
3   1C "CGH"
John Lund
Rounded typrface 27.12.1893 05.11.1900  
4   1C "CGH" Compact typface
Last seen: 11.11.1915
05.08.1904 30.05.1910