Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices LEEUWENBOSCH to LOCHNAGAR

LEEUWENBOSCH
September 1855 to 1861
Area: Alexandria
Not recorded
LEEUWENFONTEIN
29 January 1855 to 1861
Area: Uitenhage
Not recorded
LEEUWFONTEIN - Bedford -
10 May 1858 to 1863
1 April 1866 to 1867
Area: Bedford
Not recorded
LEEUWFONTEIN - Wodehouse -
1899 to December 1899
February 1900 to  April 1907
Area: Wodehouse
Not recorded
LEEUWPOORT
June 1883 to June 1884
Area: Kimberley
Not recorded
LEEUW RIVER
August 1907 to
Union
Area: Somerset East
1   2C "Bars + cross"     28.01.1909    
LEHLONONO
August 1905 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East
Renamed from Phielans Brook
1   2C "Blank"

 

New find 25.12.1909    
(1)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 12.05.1915
Last seen: 15.04.1930
     
LEHMAN'S DRIFT
February 1891 to July 1902
 September 1903 to December 1904

Area: Queenstown
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"
John Lund
  27.08.1900    
LEIPOLDTVILLE
October 1905 to
Union
Area: Clanwilliam
(1)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 22.01.1912
Last seen: 30.??.1924
     
LEMOENFONTEIN
April 1888 to September 1894
Area: Aliwal North
1   BONC "?"   Could be
565 or 665
26.08.1890    
2   1C "CGH"     26.08.1890    
LEMOEN KRAAL
5 July 1862 to Union
Area: Albany
1   1C "?" NEW DISCOVERY      
LERIBE
See BASUTOLAND
LE ROUX
November 1903 to Unknown

July 1905 to
Union
Area: Oudtshoorn
Renamed from Riet Vlei
1   2C "Bars + cross" NEW DISCOVERY 15.04.19?? 20.01.1909  
LESSEYTON DRIFT HOTEL
1 July 1871 to February 1895
Area: Queenstown
Renamed to Flower's Halt
Not recorded
LESSEYTON
1871 to 1873
February 1895 to November 1899
April 1900 to
Union
Area: Quuenstown
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "CGH"   First seen: 18.10.1915      
LETJESBOSCH
25 March 1861 to 1870
1882 to October 1887
May 1888 to
Union
 Area: Hopetown
1   BONC "162"   23.05.1901 14.04.1902  
2   1C "Blank"
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  17.03.1891
(Hamilton)
31.03.1892
(Frescura)
 
3   1C "CGH" Last seen: 21.11.1922 16.08.1898 30.05.1910  
       
LETTSKRAAL
February 1904 to
Union
 Area: Graaff-Reinet
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 31.08.1945 21.02.1906 30.05.1910  
LIBODI
June 1894 to
Union
 Area: Pondoland
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 13.11.1918 15.02.1901
(Aab)
30.05.1910
 
 
LICHTENBURG CONVICT STATION
24 February 1854 to25 March 1856
Area: Paarl
Renamed from Berg River Convict Station
Not recorded
LIEBENBERG'S DAM
January 1883 to December 1897
February 1898 to June 1899
 Area: Victoria West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"     24.??.1888 02.09.1897  
LILY FOUNTAIN
4 December to
Union
 Area: Fort Beaufort
1   OVAL     02.06.1860 30.07.1893 160
       
LILY VALE
1881 to February 1892
Area: Komgha
Not recorded
LIME BANK TO
1903 to Unknown
Area: Cradock
Not recorded
LINE-DRIFT
27 July 1856 to 1 October 1862
September 1893 toJune 1897
Area: Peddie
1   1C "CGH" New discovery 21.11.1894
(Aab)
   
       
LINTON
December 1888 to 19 March 1900
Unknown to
Union
 Area: Bedford
1   BONC "691"     25.03.1890    
2   1C "CGH"
John Lund
  25.03.1890 04.05.1901  
3   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 19.06.1925 11.04.1905 30.05.1910  
LITTLE BRAK RIVER
 1 May 1879 to 1880

 Area: Mossel Bay
Not recorded
LOCHNAGAR
December 1897 to August 1899
Area: Vryburg
Not recorded