Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices VOGELSTRUISLEEGTE to WAKU

VOGELSTRUISLEEGTE
June 1895 to
Union 
Area: Willowmore
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 25.09.1930 02.06.1904 30.05.1910  
VOGELSTRUIS NEK
7 March 1850 to
Union 
Area: Tarka
1   BONC "288"   20.12.1905 06.03.1907  
       
2   1C "Dot" New find 09.10.1884
(Aab)
   
3   1C "CGH" Last seen: 27.04.1914 26.04.1900 30.05.1910  
       
3   1C "Dot"   03.10.1884
 
02.05.1892  
VOGEL VLEI
1876 to
Union
Area: Mossel Bay
1   BONC "746"   27.08.1901    
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 09.02.1913 25.06.1906 30.05.1910  
       
VOGES
November 1904 to
Union
Area: Piquetberg
(1)   1C "Blank" First seen: 24.12.1910
Last seen: 16.12.1911
     

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VOLKERS RIVER
April 1886 to July 1887
Area: Somerset East
Not recorded
VONDELING
December 1892 to
Union
Area: Willowmore
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 01.09.1924 01.12.1905
(Philatelicfriends)
30.05.1910  

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VOOR ATTAQUAS KLOOF
1859 to
Union
Area: Mossel Bay
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH"     11.05.1896 12.05.1906  
VOORZORG
October 1900 to
Union 
Area: Worcester
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "Blank"   First seen: 06.01.1920      
VOSBERG
February 1896 to 15 March 1900
21 March 1900 to February 1902
July 1902 to
Union
Area: Victoria West
(1)   BONC "99"   Reported by Frescura      
2   BONC "1118"   ??.??.1903 29.02.1904  
3   1C "Blank" Last seen: 19.04.1922 20.04.1903 30.05.1910  
4   1C "CGH"   23.04.1899 22.01.1902  
       
VRAAI PLAATS
1899 to 1900
Area: Hopetown
Not recorded
VREDENBURG
February 1882 to 9 October
Unknown to
Union 
Area: Malmesbury
Population 1904: 407
1   BONC     14.03.1901    
2   1C "CGH"     ??.??.1899 22.04.1900  
3   1C "Blank" Last seen: 04.05.1921 04.01.1884 30.05.1910  
       
4   1C "Blank" Spelt:
Vredenburg Dist. Malmesbury
28.07.1892 07.05.1901  

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VREDENBURG STATION
February 1882 to September 1899
Area: Stellenbosch
Renamed to Vlottenburg
Not recorded
VREDENDAL
September 1883 to July 1906
February 1908 to April 1908

Area: Vanrhynsdorp
1   BONC "480" Possibly 488 or 480
Reported by Frescura
     
(2)   1C "?"          
VRIESPOORT
December 1897 to May 1900
Area: Aberdeen
Renamed from Oudeplaats (1897)
Renamed to Oudeplaats (1900)
(1)   BONC     Possibly 1044
used at Oudeplaats
     
2   1C "CGH"     12.08.1898    
VRYBURG
16 November 1895 to 21 October 1899
June 1900 to
Union
Area: Vryburg
Originally opened in British Bechuanaland in January 1883
1   1C "BB" Last seen: 17.10.1913
Used in Br. Bech. before
(17.04.1893) 30.05.1910  
2   1C "CGH"   Typeface: Tall rounded
Last seen: 27.07.1912
14.08.1897 30.05.1910  
       
3   1C "CGH"   Typeface: Slightly compact 03.12.1900 12.02.1904  
       
4   Oval "VRIJBURG" Occupation by Boer forces 03.05.1900 06.05.1900  
5   1C "Blank" Occupation by Boer forces 14.04.1900    
6   SQC "BB"
John Lund
Used in Br. Bech. before 21.08.1894 18.12.1895
(John Lund)
 
6   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 20.09.1911 07.07.1904 30.05.1910  
VRYBURG STATION
June 1903 to Union
Area: Vryburg
Originally opened in British Bechuanaland in January 1893 (1st. PO)
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Dot" Last seen: 04.07.1913 31.08.1903 30.05.1910  
       
VYGEBOOMS RIVIER
December 1897 to
Union
Area: Caledon
Not recorded
WAAI KRAAL
September 1893 to July 1904
February 1904 to March 1905
Area: Willowmore
Renamed to Fullarton Siding
Not recorded
WAGENAAR'S KRAAL
November 1853 to 12 September 1901
Unknown to
Union
Area: Victoria West
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CAPE COLONY"   23.09.1885
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08.11.1907  
       
(3)   1C "?"   Probable      
(4)   1C "Bars + cross"   First seen: 14.02.1911
Last seen: 08.05.1917
     
WAGENHUIZ KRANTZ
June 1906 to May 1907
Area: Bredarsdorp
Not recorded
WAKU (STATION)
1880 to Union
Area: Cathcart
1   BONC "217"   31.03.1901    
2   1C "STAION" Name top and bottom
Last seen: ??.11.1913
19.01.1888 30.05.1910