Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices SPITZKOP to SPRING VALLEY

SPITZKOP (BARKLE WEST)
1881 to 9 November 1899
Unknown to
Union
Area: Barkly West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "?"   Probable      
SPITZKOP (CALVINIA)
1882 to November 1891

Area: Calvinia
1   BONC "263"   13.12.1882    
(2)   1C "?"   Probable      
SPITZKOP VLEI
June 1894 to
Union
Area: Middelburg
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     21.05.1906    
SPREEUWFONTEIN
August 1891 to  September 1895

Area: Prince Albert
Gold discovered 1891
1   BONC "786"   ??.??.1892    
(2)   1C "?"   Probable      
SPRINBOKFONTEIN
3 December 1855 to
Union
Area: Namaqualand
Population 1904: 607
1   BONC "24"   ??.02.1868 25.01.1886  
2   BONC "213"   28.01.1882 06.01.1902  
3   DARC     05.11.1857 25.01.1886  
       
4   1C "CGH"   23.10.1888(Hamilton) 06.07.1900  
       
5   One-Liner   NEW FIND 31.03.1902    
       
6   1C "Blank" Last seen: 23.09.1911 12.03.1906 30.05.1910  
       
SPRINBOK VLAKTE
January 1892 to 1906

Area: Uitenhage
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     23.03.1904 23.06.1904  
SPRINGFIELD
December 1896 to August 1898
Area: Cape Town
Renamed to Philippi
Not recorded
SPRINGFONTEIN
August 1859 to 1873
Area: Riversdale
Not recorded
SPRING MOUNT
October 1894 to
Union
Area: Alexandria
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 21.05.1940 03.09.1898 30.05.1910  
SPRINGPUTS
August 1906 to Union
Area: Prieska
(1)   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 16.09.1942 02.04.1908 30.05.1910  
SPRINGVALE
1882 to February 1884
Area: Albany
Not recorded
SPRING VALLEY
1880 to
Union
Area: Tarka
1   BONC "228" NEW DISCOVERY 26.08.1893    
2   1C "CGH"   Date illegible      
3   1C "Dot" Last seen: 09.12.1918 ??.??.1885 30.05.1910  
       
4   1C RELIEF   Relief 27.08.1905