Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices SINKSA BRIDGE to SOETAP

SINKSA BRIDGE
1881 to
Union
Area: George
1   BONC "332"     03.06.1894    
2   1C "BRIDGE" Name top and bottom 16.07.1892 27.12.1908  
SIR LOWRY ROAD
1 December 1881 to September 1882
  May 1883 to March 1884

 October 1887 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
1   BONC "332"   Date illegible      
2   BONC "656"   18.02.1888 ??.??.1898  
3   1C "CAPE COLONY"     02.04.1900 07.05.1900  
       
4   1C "Blank"   01.02.1895 28.11.1908  
       
5   1C "CAPE TOWN"   16.12.1898
(Aab)
17.10.1899
(Frescura)
 
6   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 23.10.1914 ??.07.1908 30.05.1910  
SIR LOWRY,S PASS
27 December to
Union
Area: Stellenbosch
1   BONC "583"     07.01.1895 02.08.1897  
2   OVAL  
Seen in red and black 03.10.1854 01.04.1867 120
3   1C "Blank"   Name 8 to 4 o'clock 10.02.1891 15.12.1901  
4   1C "Blank"   Name 9 to 3 o'clock 13.09.1907 09.01.1908  
5   1C "Dot"   04.05.1891 15.11.1909  
6   1C "CGH"     17.02.1896 11.02.1897  
SITTINGBOURNE
July 1906 to
Union
Area: King Williams Town
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 10.08.1947 10.10.1906 30.05.1910  
SKEAD'S JUNCTION TO
1897 to March 1909
Area: Cape Town
Not recorded
SLANGFONTEIN
1882 to
Union
Area: Beaufort West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "Blank"   First seen: ??.??.1938      
SLANGHOEK
June 1896 to
Union
Area: Worcester
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "CGH"   First seen: 31.05.1920
Last seen: 03.02.1933
     
SLANG RIVER
August 1885 to April 1894

Area: Tembuland
Renamed Elliot
1   1C "Dot"   07.01.1891
(Frescura)
05.02.1894
(Aab)
 
       
SMALHOEK
March 1899 to July 1903

Area: Fort Beaufort
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   03.04.1901
(Frescura)
20.11.1901
(Hamilton)
 
SMITH'S MINE
July 1899 to October 1899
Unknown to Union

Area: Barkly West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 10.06.1914 10.05.1903
(Aab)
30.05.1910  
3   2C "Bars + cross"     04.06.1906
(Frescura)
   
SMITHVALE
February 1893 to
Union
Area: Graaff-Reinet
1   BONC "225" Date illegible      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 13.06.1929 20.04.1893
(Hamilton)
30.05.1910  
       
SNEEZEWOOD
1 April 1893 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   28.07.1894 12.10.1908  
       
SNIPFONTEIN
July 1895 to December 1898
Area: Riversdale
Not recorded
SOETAP
May 1906 to
Union
Area: Kenhardt
1   2C "Bars + cross"     06.06.1906 27.10.1909