Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices LAKENVLEI to LEEUWBERG

LAKENVLEI
February 1882 to April 1884
Area: Tulbagh
Not recorded
LAMBERTS BAY
9 February 1859 to December 1891
Renamed Van Puttensvlei and moved to a new location
December 1891 to
Union
Area: Clanwilliam
1   BONC "566"     ??.??.1890    
(2)   DARC     Despatched 1862      
3   1C "Blank" Last seen: 30.12.1912 06.03.1894 30.05.1910  
LANDPLAATS
1 December 1875 to March 1883
Area: Middelburg
Name changed to Tafelberg
Not recorded
LANGBAAKEN
1875 to May 1885

Area: Fraserburg
1   1C "BAAKEN" NEW DISCOVERY

Name top and bottom
13.01.1884    
LANGEBAAN
1874 to 1876
8 August 1882 to
Union
Area: Malmesbury
Name changed from Saldanha Bay (1874)
Name changed to Osstenwal (1876)
Name changed from Oostenwal (1882  )
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CAPE COLONY"   01.03.1892 01.03.1908  
LANGEBERG
31 August 1859 to 1866
10 July 1868 to
Union
Area: Riversdale
Not recorded
LANGEBERGSFONTEIN
July 1891 to
Union
Area: Clanwilliam
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   CGH       28.08.1905    
       
LANGEKLOOF
1832 to 1853
Area: George
1   OCT NUMBER "35"   11.08.1851 06.05.1852  
LANG RIET VLEI
4 February 1873 to December 1891
Area: Malmesbury
Not recorded
LANGFORD
June 1878 to February 1883

Area: Herbert
Moved to Douglas
1   DIAMOND "8"   ??.??.1878 ??.??.1883  
       
2   DARC     04.06.1878 15.06.1882
(Aab)
 
LANG KUIL
November 1889 to
Union
Area: George
(1)   BONC "713"     ??.??.1901    
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 22.04.1913 01.11.1903 30.05.1910  
LANGTOWN
1880 to 1882
Area: Mossel Bay
Not recorded
LANG VALLEY
March 1891 to April 1901
July 1901 to October 1902

Area: Robertson
1   BONC     Illegible 18.06.1893 20.03.1901  
2   1C "CGH"   18.06.1893 09.01.1905  
       
LANGVERWACHT
1881 to
Union
 Area: Oudtshoorn
1   BONC     Illegible      
2   1C "Dot"
John Lund
Last seen: 30.12.1916 12.10.1907 30.05.1910  
LANGVLEI
June 1904 to
Union
 Area: Robertson
(1)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 12.01.1912
Last seen: 25.12.1917
     
LATEGAAN'S VLEI
April 1885 to
Union
 Area: Oudtshoorn
1   BONC "507"     ??.??.1901    
(2)   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 12.03.1912      
LAWRENCE STREET
1 February 1882 to
Union
 Area: Port Elizabeth
1   BONC "331"   16.01.1883 ??.??.1897  
       
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 10.10.1913 23.03.1899 30.05.1910  
3   1C "PORT ELIZABETH"   09.07.1884 26.03.1901  
       
4   2C "PE"     11.04.1902 19.11.1907  
       
LEENDERT'S PLAATS
December 1894 to
Union
 Area: Fraserburg
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 10.07.1929 11.11.1909 30.05.1910  
LEEUWBERG
February 1893 to
Union
 Area: Hopetown
1   BONC "625"     ??.??.1900    
(2)   1C "CGH"   First seen: 30.09.1930
Last seen: 18.11.1932