Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices KEISKAMMA to KENSINGTON

KEISKAMMA
1864 to 1874
Area: Peddie
Renamed from Wicklow
Renamed to Bell
Not recorded
KEISKAMMAHOEK
1 April 1870 to
Union
Area: King Williams Town
1   BONC "299"   ??.??.1891 25.04.1898  
2   1C "HOEK"
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Name top and bottom 09.12.1893 01.02.1908  
       
3   1C     Relief 22.06.1908    
4   2C "Bars + cross"
John Lund
Last seen: 08.05.1917 20.10.1908 30.05.1910  
KENDREW STATION
29 September 1879 to
Union
Area: Graaff-Reinet
1   BONC "371"   21.01.1889 06.04.1893  
2   BONC "464"   01.04.1884    
3   1C "Dot" Last seen: 01.06.1912 02.11.1882 30.05.1910  
KENEGHA DRIFT
March 1897 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East
Renamed from Tshisa
1   BONC "772" Used  at Thisa before 1897 30.06.1891 10.07.1897  
2   1C "CGH"   10.07.1897 24.07.1900  
       
3   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 02.07.1924 01.10.1909 30.05.1910  

Argyl Etkin
       
KENELM
April 1893 to March 1901
Area:Griqualand East
Not recorded
KENHARDT
1 September 1875 to 3 March 1900
3 April 1900 to
Union
Area: Kenhardt
Population 1904: 782
1   BONC "53"   18.04.1882    
2   BONC "72"   ??.??.1886 11.04.1905  
       
3   BONC "421"   24.07.1883    
4   DARC       03.05.1876 18.04.1882  
5   1C "Blank" Frescura reports 2  types
First seen: 14.09.1889
Last seen: 16.10.1897
     
6   1C "Blank"   Frescura reports 2  types
First seen: 14.09.1889
Last seen: 16.10.1897
     
7   1C "CGH" Last seen: 27.08.1914 13.05.1899 30.05.1910  
       
KENILWORTH - CAPE TOWN -
January 1883 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
1   BONC "460"     25.02.1885 27.01.1897  
       
2   BONC "207"   06.07.1898 22.10.1898  
       
3   1C "Dot"   Only Kenilworth 23.02.1885 05.12.1894  
       
4   1C "CGH"   03.07.1895
(Aab)
24.10.1903  
       
5 "CAPE" 1C "CGH" Kenilworth Cape
Last seen: 24.09.1920
15.05.1899 30.05.1910  
       
6   2C "Bars + cross" Dash between Kenilworth and Cape
Small typeface
23.02.1902 07.12.1907  
       
7   2C "Bars + cross" No dash between Kenilworth and Cape
Last seen: 04.11.1927
Large typeface
31.12.1901 30.05.1910  
KENILWORTH - KIMBERLEY -
March 1893 to 15 October 1900
c February 1900 to
Union
Area: Kimberley
1   1C "KIMBERLEY" Last seen: 22.01.1924 06.03.1899 30.05.1910  

Raymond Stanton
There is a particular thing  on the Kenilworths where I think Frescura in his book must have had a blind spot.  Anyway it is clear to me that both numerals 460 and 207  were used at Kenilworth Cape. Likewise all the known date stamps with the exception of 'Kenilworth Kimberley'.
Raymond Stanton
     
KENILWORTH RACE COURSE TO
01 July 1899 to Unknown
Area: Cape Town
Not recorded
KENSINGTON
September 1905 to April 1907
Area: Cape Town
Not recorded