Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices THORN BAY to TINA BRIDGE

THORN BAY
January 1884 to June 1885
Area: Clanwilliam
Not recorded
THORNGOVE - Barkly West -
March 1891 to June 1893
Area: Barkly West
Not recorded
THORNGROVE - Somerset East -
October 1893 to Union
Area: Somerset East
1   BONC "511"   25.04.1894 01.09.1897  
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 10.11.1924 13.04.1893 30.05.1910  
THORNHILL - Herbert -
1882 to  10 November 1899
c. March 1900 to August 1905
Area: Herbert
1x   DIAMOND "10" New Allocation found 07.11.1890
(Aab)
   
       
1   BONC "801"   10.02.1896    
2   1C "Blank"   07.11.1890
(Aab)
04.08.1896  
THORNHILL - Uitenhage -
1882 to February 1899
April 1899 to
Union
Area: Uitenhage
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     09.01.1900    
3   1C "Dot" Last seen: 04.08.1920 ??.??.1893 30.05.1910  
4   SQC "CGH"     19.08.1900    
THREE ANCHOR BAY
February 1902 to
Union
Area: Cape Town
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 24.08.1910 25.03.1902 30.05.1910  
       
3   RELIEF       15.05.1906 21.05.1906  
4   2C "Bars + cross" Short rounded typeface
09.05.1902 11.11.1907  
5   2C "Bars + cross" Medium rounded typeface

Last seen: 29.06.1912
09.10.1907 30.05.1910  
       
(6)   2C "Bars + cross" Taller compact typeface
Heavy bars
First seen: 26.08.1911
Last seen: 21.07.1913
     
THREE SISTERS
July 1895 to
Union 
Area: Victoria West
    BONC "939?"   Confirmation needed 03.12.1904    
2   1C "CGH"
John Lund
Last seen: 21.11.1914 10.11.1896 30.05.1910  
TIDBURY'S TOLL
September 1890 to October 1895
October 1896 to
Union
Area: Stockenstrom
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 03.09.1911 23.09.1909 30.05.1910  
TIGER KLOOF
January 1905 to
Union
Area: Vryburg
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 13.12.1928 07.12.1907 30.05.1910  
TINA BRIDGE
May 1907 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East
1   2C "Bars + cross"
http://www.michael-hamilton.com
Last seen: 19.04.1911
(Hamilton)
10.10.1909 30.05.1910