Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices PAAUW PAN to PEARSTON

PAAUW PAN
September 1890 to 30 April 1901
Unknown to
Union
Area: Hopetown
1   BONC "761"
John Lund
  28.06.1906    
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 28.08.1924 19.10.1891 30.05.1910  
PACALTSDORP
February 1896 to
Union
Area: George
1   BONC "528"   17.12.1897    
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 05.11.1915 15.09.1897 30.05.1910  
PADDAFONTEIN
August 1893 to
Union
Area: Somerset East
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 09.06.1924 04.07.1899 30.05.1910  
       
3   1C "Blank"   Relief postmark 05.12.1908    
PAKHUIS
1 February 1862 to 1871
22 December 1882 to Union
Area: Clanwilliam
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "Dot"   First seen: 31.05.1914 06.10.????    
PALING KLOOF
May 1890 to
Union
Area: Cradock
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Dot"     16.02.1893 22.05.1900  
PALMERTON
14 November 1882 to August 1903
June 1907 to
Union
Area: Pondoland
1   BONC "83"   14.01.1897 04.01.1900  
       
2   BONC "1323"     06.01.1908 20.02.1908  
3   1C "Dot"
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Last seen: 06.06.1925 31.08.1892 30.05.1910  
       
PALMIETFONTEIN
September 1880 to
Union
Area: Herschel
1   BONC "239"   18.08.1881 12.08.1902  
       
2   1C "Blank"   23.06.1886 12.08.1902  
       
(3)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 02.03.1911
Last seen: 18.09.1923
     
PALMIET RIVER
1846 to 1848
2 October 1857 to 1858
Area: Caledon
1   OCT-NUM "28"          
PAMPOENPAN
July 1906 to March 1908
April 1910 to
Union
Area: Hopetown
Not recorded
PAMPOENPOORT
1882 to July 1908
December 1909 to
Union
Area: Victoria west
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 10.09.1912 19.12.1908 30.05.1910  
PANMURE
1 September 1866 to 1 May 1877
Area: East London
1   1C "Blank"   30.01.1875 08.01.1877  
       
PAPENDORP
22.04.1863 to 18 March 1878

Area: Cape Town
Later renamed Woodstock (about 1896)
1   DARC     09.04.1859    
2   1C "Blank"     19.09.1873 18.03.1878  
PAPKUIL
February 1891 to 1 November 1899
October 1900 to
Union
Area: Hay
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"
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  04.06.1891 06.12.1894  
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 25.02.1918 24.07.1909 30.05.1910  
PARK AVENUE, EAST LONDON
February 1903 to
Union
Area: East London
(1)   1C "CGH"   Probable      
2   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 12.06.1923 05.11.1906 30.05.1910  
PAROW
December 1903 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 26.10.1926 15.07.1904 30.05.1910  
PATATAS RIVER
27 May 1861 to 1863
1866 to 1866
1 February 1869 to 1873

November 1903 to Union
Area: Worcester
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "?"   Probable      
PATENTIE
February 1890 to Union
Area: Humansdorp
1   BONC "727"   16.04.1902    
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 27.10.1914 16.04.1902 30.05.1910  
PATERNOSTER
January 1895 to
Union
Area: Malmesbury
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "CGH" First seen: 16.02.1917
Last seen: 15.10.1940
     
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 02.09.1938 27.10.1909 30.05.1910  
PATRIOT'S KLIP
Nonvember 1884 to
Union
Area: Aliwal North
1   BONC "527"   14.12.1904    
2   1C "Blank" First seen: 16.09.1912 14.12.1904 30.05.1910  

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PAVET
1 October 1875 to 1877

Area: Queenstown
Not recorded
PEARSTON
16 November 1858 to Union
Area: Somerset East
1   BONC "640"   02.05.1890 19.02.1898  
       
2   OVAL   Red at times ??.02.1860 20.11.1873 100
       
3   1C "Blank"
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Name 8 to 4 o'clock 29.08.1896
(Aab)
04.04.1908
(Frescura)
 
       
4   1C "Blank" Last seen: 03.06.1911 02.06.1890 30.05.1910  
       
(5)   1C "Blank"   Name 10 to 2 o'clock
First seen: 22.01.1912