Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices UPINGTON to VAALTON

UPINGTON
11 July 1882 to 10 Marc 1900
7 April 1900 to 
Union 
Area: Gordonia
Population 1904: 2508
1   BONC "429"     15.08.1884 26.10.1893  
       
2   BONC "966" or "996"   08.12.1897 23.05.1900  
3 "PO" 1C "Dot"   15.08.1884 02.08.1900  
       
4   SQC "CGH" Last seen: 28.03.1913 26.09.1899 30.05.1910  
       
5   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 10.03.1927 29.09.1906 30.05.1910  
       
UPLANDS
August 1896 to
Union 
Area: Knysna
1   BONC "165"   11.12.1900 20.03.1901  
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 30.06.1940 31.08.1897 30.05.1910  
UPPER BLINKWATER
December 1882 to May 1904
January 1906 to
Union 
Area: Fort Beaufort
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Dot"   Last seen: 11.05.1921 08.10.1902 30.05.1910  
UPPER GOURITZ RIVER
1858 to January 1894
Area: Mossel Bay
Not recorded
UPPER KLOOF STREET
February 1903 to
Union 
Area: Cape Town
1   RELIEF  
Putzel
New find 12.07.1905
(Putzel)
   
2   2C "Bars + cross"   21.12.1907 14.09.1909  
       
UPPER MAITLAND
February 1904 to March 1910

Area: Cape Town
1   BONC "1232"     22.03.1904 05.09.1906  
       
2   1C "Blank"     05.08.1905 03.08.1909  
       
UPPER PAARL
July 1883 to September 1887
September 1903 to
Union 
Area: Paarl
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 24.07.1912 08.10.1902 30.05.1910  
       
3   RELIEF     16.08.1906 24.12.1906  
UPPER TSITZA
November 1894 to April 1897
Area: Griqualand East
Not recorded
UPPER TYUMIE
1858 to 1873
Area: Victoria East
Not recorded
UPPER WYNBERG
1 August 1903 to
Union 
Area: Cape Town
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"   23.12.1903 23.03.1908  
       
3   RELIEF       21.05.1908 06.06.1908  
4   2C "Bars + cross" New find 24.06.1908 01.12.1908  
       
UPPER ZWART KEI
1865 to
Union 
Area: Queenstown
1   BONC     Illegable      
2   1C "Dot"
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Last seen: 16.03.1913
??.??.1891 30.05.1910  
UPSAL
December 1894 to September 1901
October 1901 to 
Union
Area: Somerset East
Not recorded
USHERVALE
September 1907 toDecember 1907
Area: Tembuland
Renamed to Viedgesville
Not recorded
VAALFONTEIN
1878 to
Union
Area: Calvinia
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"   First seen: 05.02.1935      
VAALTON
August 1909 to 
Union
Area: Barkley West
Not recorded