Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices NIEUWJAARSFONTEIN to OBSERVATORY

NIEUWJAARSFONTEIN
1881 to April 1884

Area: Richmond
Not recorded
NIEUWOUDTVILLE
January 1900 to 20 July 1901
Unknown to November 1901
September 1902 to
Union
Area: Calvinia
Renamed from Willem's River
1   BONC "781"     21.04.1900    
2   1C "CGH"
Red 17.03.1900 17.03.1900 26.02.1901  
3   1C "CGH" Last seen: 03.07.1916 26.03.1903 30.05.1910  
NIEUWVELD
1858 to 1872

Area: Beaufort West
Not recorded
NOOITGEDACHT
September 1905 to June 1909

Area: Griqualand East
1   2C "Bars + cross"
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  21.05.1906 09.10.1908  
NOORDHOEK
May 1900 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
1   BONC     Illegible ??.??.1902    
2   1C "CGH"     11.02.1908    
NORMANDIE
11 January 1853 to 1878
Area: Stellenbosch
1   OVAL       13.06.1862 17.01.1871 120
NORTHAM
February 1883 to July 1889

Area: Cradock
Not recorded
NORTH END
1 April 1876 to
Union
Area: Port Elizabeth
1   BONC "76"   10.06.1895 ??.??.1901  
2   1C "END"   18.02.1895
(Aab)
26.11.1906
(Frescura)
 
       
3   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 05.10.1912 05.12.1905 30.05.1910  
NORTH PAARL
1 January 1865 to 1868
Area: Paarl
Not recorded
NORVAL'S PONT
16 November 1889 to 17 October 1899
2 April 1900 to
Union
Area: Colesburg
1   BONC "714"   24.10.1890 08.08.1899  
2   BONC "1137"   07.05.1900 21.05.1900  
3   1C "CGH" Small rounded typeface 06.01.1891 02.09.1899  
       
4   1C "CGH"
John Lund
Large compact typeface
Last seen: 12.04.1912
24.10.1890 30.05.1910  
5   1C "Blank"   09.04.1901 28.12.1904  
6   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 09.07.1923 01.09.1905 30.05.1910  
7   Straight
Line
    ??.??.1900    
       
NOUS WEST
September 1896 to November 1898
Area: Kenhardt
Not recorded
NQAMAKWE
1 December 1876 to Union
Area: Transkei
1   BONC "312"   19.09.1896 16.08.1898  
2   1C "Blank"   22.03.1880 19.06.1907  
3   1C     Relief postmark 12.03.1908    
4   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 18.10.1913 07.10.1908 30.05.1910  
NQUQU
December 1902 to
Union
Area: Glen Grey
(1)   1C "Blank"   First seen: 11.05.1918      
NTLOLAS
September 1906 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East
(1)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 29.11.1912
Last seen: 29.03.1920
     
NTSIKIZINI
December 1908 to
Union
Area: King Williams Town
(1)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 08.07.1922      
NUY STATION (SIDING)
February 1893 to
Union
Area: Worcester
1   BONC "687"   29.01.1901 16.04.1901  
2   1C "CGH" Spelt Siding 08.02.1892 04.09.1905  
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Spelt Station
Last seen: 06.12.1923
24.06.1907 30.05.1910  
       
OATLANDS
11 January 1879 to
Union
Area: Aberdeen
1   BONC "248"   21.04.1884 29.07.1901  
2   1C "Blank"
John Lund
Last seen: 10.04.1928
(Aab)
21.04.1884 30.05.1910  
OBSERVATORY (ROAD)
9 January 1866 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
1   BONC "391"     23.09.1883 27.08.1890  
2   BONC "922"     23.04.1895 30.12.1896  
       
3   1C "Blank"  28mm circle 06.09.1871 02.07.1880  
4   1C "CGH" Spelt Road
Last seen: 14.05.1917
02.09.1898 30.05.1910  
5   1C "?"     05.09.1903 15.10.1908  
6   1C "ROAD" Name top and bottom 26.05.1881
(Frescura)
30.12.1896
(Aab)
 
       
7   SQC "CGH"   25.05.1897 16.01.1906  
       
8   2C "Bars + cross" Name 7 to 5 o'clock 02.12.1903 15.12.1904  
       
9   2C "Bars + cross" Name 9 to 3 o'clock 17.12.1905 14.09.1909  
       
(10)   2C "Bars + cross" Name 8 to 4 o'clock
Last seen: 23.12.1911
25.02.1910 30.05.1910