Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices SOUR FLATS to SPION KOP

SOUR FLATS
December 1886 to April 1899

Area: Knysna
Renamed to Balmoral
1   BONC "615" Later also used under new name 17.02.1889 09.05.1902  
2   1C "Dot"
John Carter
  17.02.1889 ??.07.1899  
SOUTH END
August 1894 to November 1895
July 1901 to June 1902

August 1902 to
Union
Area: Port Elizabeth
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   2C "P.E."   ??.??.1904 17.09.1908  
       
SOOTHEY'S ARMS
1882 to October 1883
Area: Swellendam
Not recorded
SOUTHEYVILLE
1880 to
Union
Area: Tembuland
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 01.10.1923 19.02.1907 30.05.1910  
SOUTH MIDDELVELD
1880 to
Union
Area: Mossel Bay
Renamed from Middelveld South
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   Last seen: 14.11.1934 30.08.1900 30.05.1910  
SOUTH RAMANSDRIFT
January 1906 to June 1909

Area: Namaqualand
1   2C "Bars + cross"     14.01.1910    
SOUTH UNION STREET
1 February 1882 to April 1884
Area: Port Elizabeth
Not recorded
SOUTHWELL
10 May 1858 to
Union
Area: Bathurst
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 20.02.1916 17.10.1892 30.05.1910  
       
SPECTAKEL
17 April 1862 to 1867
1 July 1873 to
Union
Area: Namaqualand
Population 1875: 471
1   BONC "44"     ??.??.1874 07.10.1892  
2   DARC     02.10.1880 21.11.1898  
       
SPIOENBERG
1880 to January 1890
April 1891 to March 1902
Area: Fraserburg
Not recorded
SPION KOP
August 1894 to December 1898

Area: Wodehouse
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     22.09.1896