Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices POTFONTEIN to PRUDHOE

POTFONTEIN
December 1884 to
Union
Area: Hopetown
1   BONC "477"   22.10.1890 22.04.1901  
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 27.08.1924 10.06.1893 30.05.1910  
       
POTTEBERG
October 1907 to
Union
Area: Bredarddorp
1   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 06.09.1910
Last seen: ??.05.1911
     
PRAMBERG
30 July 1860 to 1 July 1872
Area: Victoria West
Renamed to Spytpoort
Not recorded
PRIESKA
1 July 1877 to 16 February 1900

22 March 1900 to Union
Area: Prieka
Population 1904: 1319
1   BONC "366"   16.12.1889 06.04.1900  
       
2   1C "Blank"   21.11.1878
(Aab)
07.05.1903  
       
3   SQC "CGH"   07.05.1896 05.09.1904  
       
4   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 23.06.1911 09.10.1905 30.05.1910  
       
PRIESKA STATION TO
01 December 1906 to
Union
Area: Prieska
Not recorded
PRINCE ALBERT
1 January 1849 to
Union
Area:Prince Albert
Population 1904: 1778
1   OCT-NUM "53" Pre-adhesive period ??.03.1852
(Cover)
05.01.1853
(Frescura)
 
Post-adhesive period 08.10.1889
(Aab)
16.07.1897
(Frescura)
 

       
2   BONC "728"   08.05.1890 13.03.1900  
3   OVAL     22.12.1853 29.11.1878 100
       
4   1C "Blank"   No dot separator 27.08.1893 11.08.1902  
5   1C "Blank" With dot separator
Last seen: 05.01.1920
16.07.1882 30.05.1910  
       
6   1C "ALBERT"   Name top and bottom 29.05.1883 02.05.1900  
       
7   1C "Blank"   Relief 14.09.1906 17.12.1906  
8   2C "CGH"   ??.02.1901 02.03.1906  
9   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 08.10.1912 23.04.1903 30.05.1910  
PRINCE ALBERT ROAD
11 August 1879 to
Union
Area: Prince Albert
1   BONC "237"   ??.??.1882 24.10.1893  
2   1C "ROAD"   16.07.1882 06.02.1906  
       
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 10.01.1911 03.04.1907 30.05.1910  
PRINCE ALFRED HAMLET
1 April 1866 to
Union
Area: Ceres
Population 1904: 653
1   BONC "593"   03.10.1900 21.11.1900  
2   1C HAMLET Name top and bottom
Last seen: 18.09.1912
21.11.1900 30.05.1910  
       
PRONKSBERG
September 1905 to May 1905
Area: Wodehouse
Not recorded
PROSPECT TO
1 October 1907 to
Union
Area: Bedford
Not recorded
PRUDHOE
January 1905 to
Union
Area: Peddie
1   2C "Bars + cross"     25.06.1907 23.06.1909