Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices TWEEDALE to UITENHAGE STATION

TWEEDALE TO
1897 to
 Union 
Area: Middelburg
Not recorded
TWEEFONTEIN
November 1891 to 
Union 
Area: Steynsburg
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     19.02.1907    
TWEEFONTEIN SIDING
August 1899 to November 1907

Area: Worcester
Renamed to De Wet
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   01.11.1900 27.12.1902  
TWEE REVIEREN
April 1882 to
Union 
Area: Uniondale
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Dot"   Last seen: 06.10.1943 24.09.1907 30.05.1910  
TWENTY-FOUR-RIVERS
1869 to 1873
Area: Piquetberg
Renamed to Porterville
Not recorded
TWIST KRAAL
January 1890 to
Union 
Area: Middelburg
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"
http://www.michael-hamilton.com
  04.05.1895 27.05.1910
(Hamilton)
 
TWO STREAMS
May 1906 to
Union
Area: Uitenhage
Renamed from Assegaai Bush 
Not recorded
TWO WATERS
May 1879 to
Union 
Area: Uitenhage
1   BONC "174"   01.05.1879 03.11.1888  
       
2   1C "WATERS"
http://www.michael-hamilton.com
Name top and bottom
Last seen: 17.02.1912
15.06.1901 30.05.1910  
       
TYGERSFONTEIN
January 1894 to
Union 
Area: Riversdale
1   BONC "444"   16.11.1898    
2   1C "CGH"   11.06.1901 07.04.1907  
TYLDEN
11 August 1859 to
Union
Area: Queenstown
1   BONC "387?"   OR 287 09.08.1881 22.06.1886  
2   1C "CAPE COLONY"   10.03.1876 02.05.1896  
3   1C "CGH" Last seen: 03.06.1913 16.05.1899 30.05.1910  
UGIE
April 1885 to
Union
Area: Griqualand East
1   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"   01.05.1895 18.03.1904  
3   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 12.07.1917 15.05.1905 30.05.1910  
       
UITENHAGE
16 February 1814 to
Union
Area: Uitenhage
Population 1904: 12193
1   OCT-NUM "38"     13.12.1849 29.08.1850  
       
2   CROWN         120
       
3   BONC "14"   ??.??.1867 ??.??.1896  
       
4   BONC "416"   04.12.1882 22.08.1892  
       
5   OVAL   Known in red
RARE on stamps!!
Rated as 3 by Goldblatt
20.12.1853 01.02.1875 25
6   1C "CAPE COLONY"   Symmetrical 01.07.1878 12.07.1886  
7   1C "CAPE COLONY" Disaxial 29.09.1893 06.09.1903  
8   1C "Blank"     26.01.1895 06.08.1907  
9   1C "CGH"
Type 1
2 types recorded
First seen: 27.01.1890
Last seen: 21.10.1910
03.04.1901 06.12.1901  
10   1C "CGH"   Type 2
2 types recorded
First seen: 27.01.1890
Last seen: 21.10.1910
     
11   SQC "CGH" Format 2+3 02.09.1893 31.12.1898  
12   SQC "CGH" Format 2+4 04.06.1899 07.02.1902  
       
13   RELIEF   1 Usage 23.03.1903
(Frescura)
13.07.1903
(Frescura)
 
2 Usage 22.10.1908
(Frescura)
11.11.1908
(Frescura)
 
3 Usage
14.12.1910 to 23.01.1911
     
14   2C "Bars + cross" "N" missing
Spelt: Uitehage
29.04.1903
(Frescura)
01.06.1903
(Frescura)
 
       
15   2C "Bars + cross"   03.05.1903
(Frescura)
31.12.1903
(Aab)
 
       
(16)   2C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 26.04.1911
Last seen: 07.10.1921
     
UITENHAGE STATION
4 October 1875 to March 1887
Area: Uitenhage
Not recorded