Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices KOOPMANSFONTEIN to KWELEGHA

KOOPMANSFONTEIN
February 1894 to 11 November 1899
Unknown to September 1900
15 December 1900 to 11 November 1901

March 1903 to
Union
Area: Barkly West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 29.04.1913 05.03.1903 30.05.1910  
KOOPMAN'S RIVER
4 July 1849 to March 1853
6 July 1858 to 1859
1 March 1862 to 1874

Area: Tulbagh
1   OVAL       12.02.1863 07.02.1872 600
KOPPIESFONTEIN
December 1902 to Union
Area: Fraserburg
Not recorded
KORSTEN
August 1904 to
Union
Area: Port Elizabeth
1   BONC "1385"     ??.??.1904    
2   1C "Blank"   Last seen: ??.05.1937 28.05.1906 30.05.1910  
KOWIE
1821 to 1825

Area: Bathurst
1   CROWN         200
       
KOWIE WEST
1880 to
Union
Area: Bathurst
Renamed from Port Frances
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   CGH   Last seen: 11.06.1928 18.03.1898 30.05.1910  
       
KRAAIFONTEIN (STATION)
16.06.1876 to Union
Area: Stellenbosch
(1)   BONC "142?"   Could be
182
20.04.1878    
2   BONC "182"   17.01.1877 13.11.1878  
3   BONC "689"     23.06.1904    
4   1C "CAPE COLONY" Spelt: STA
Last seen: 20.12.1912
01.05.1878 30.05.1910  
5   1C "Blank"     13.11.1878    
KRAAIPAN
November 1897 to 11 October 1899
Unknown to
Union
Area: Vryburg
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 15.04.1924 11.04.1899 30.05.1910  
       
KRAAI RIVER
10 May 1858 to1864
Area: Aliwal North
Not recorded
KRAAL DOORNS
July 1903 to
Union
Area: Oudtshoorn
Not recorded
KRAKEEL RIVER
26 April 1856 to 14 August 1901
11 September 1901 to
Union
Area: Uniondale
1   BONC "575" Also used in Durbanville 11.02.1891 29.05.1901  
2   1C "Blank" Name 8 to 4 o'clock 11.11.1891 08.07.1891  
       
3   1C "Blank" Name 9 to 3 o'clock
Last seen: 05.05.1921
03.02.1909 30.05.1910  
       
4   1C "CGH"   17.08.1895 29.05.1901  
5   MANUSCIPT   New Discovery 11.09.1901    

Etkin
       
KRAN KUIL
October 1885 to
Union
 Area: Hopetown
1   BONC "554"     08.03.1896    
2   1C "Dot"   08.03.1896 03.10.1905  
3   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 02.12.1918 04.08.1906 30.05.1910  
KRAANSBOSCH
1882 to June 1887
Area: Knysna
Not recorded
KRAANSDRAAI
15 December 1902 to 4 June 1904
Area: Riversdale
Not recorded
KRAANS POST
1876 to August 1892
Area: Alexandria
Not recorded
KROMBECKS RIVIER
31 August 1859 to 1873
Area: Riversdale
Not recorded
KROMBOOM
November 1905 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
Not recorded
KROMME POORT
1878 to
Union
Area: Uitenhage
Not recorded
KROMME RIVER - Piquetberg -
1869 to 1873
Area: Piquetberg
Not recorded
KROM RIVER- Beaufort West -
November 1898 to
Union
 Area: Beaufort West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 10.11.1915 12.08.1899 30.05.1910  
       
KROOMIE SIDING
August 1905 to
Union
 Area: Fort Beaufort
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 27.07.1911 22.04.1907 30.05.1910  
       
KRUISFONTEIN
5 Juni 1849 to 1851
April 1907 to
Union
Area: Humansdorp
Not recorded
KRUISMAN'S RIVER
1860 to 1873
Area: Piquetberg
Not recorded
KRUIS RIVER
8 September 1853 to 1873
July 1883 to
Union
 Area: Oudtshoorn
1   BONC "?"   Indistict 05.02.1900    
2   1C "Dot"   25.11.1899
(Aab)
18.05.1910
(Aab)
 
KRUIS RIVER NEK
1882 to Unknown
June 1889 to October 1896
Area: Knysna
Not recorded
KRUIS VALLEY
1883 to February 1894
Area: Knysna
Not recorded
KUBUSIE
July 1907 to
Union
 Area: Stuterheim
Named changed from Kabousie
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 30.09.1918 15.08.1907 30.05.1910  
KUILS RIVER
1 March 1846 to
Union
 Area: Stellenbosch
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   OVAL       10.08.1857 27.09.1866 300
3   1C "RIVER" Name top and bottom
Last seen: 02.06.1920
20.12.1896 30.05.1910  
       
KUILS RIVER STATION TO
October 1894 to
Union
Area: Stellenbosch
Not recorded
KUKU
November 1893 to
Union
 Area: Komgha
1   BONC "499"     04.08.1906 07.07.1908  
2   1C "Dot" Last seen: 27.11.1933 02.12.1896 30.05.1910  
       
KUNANA
August 1896 to Unknown
1909 to
Union
Area: Vryburg
Not recorded
KURUMAN
September 1886 to 1 January 1900
9 September 1900 to
Union
 Area: Kuruman
Population 1904: 1860
1   BONC "534"   28.05.1886 06.11.1899  
2   1C "BECHUANALAND"   02.07.1891 06.11.1899  
       
3   SQC "CGH" Last seen: 28.06.1921 02.10.1900 30.05.1910  
       
4       Kuruman distributer of stramps 09.07.1900 27.07.1900  

       
KWEEKA TO
1 August 1910 to
Union
 Area: Victoria West
Not recorded
KWELEGHA
1882 to March 1883
May 1887 to Union
Area: East London
1   BONC "636"     11.04.1905    
2   1C "Dot"     02.08.1899 11.04.1905  
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 13.01.1925 29.10.1909 30.05.1910