Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices WINDSOR to WITTEKLIP

WINDSOR
February 1890 to August 1894

Area: Fort Beaufort
Renamed from Koonap
Renamed to Koonap
1   BONC "544"   Used at Koonap 02.06.1894 (23.06.1895)  
2   1C "CGH"     16.11.1892    
WINDSORTON
October 1893 to 15 October 1899
April 1900 to
Union 
Area: Barkly West
Renamed from Hebron
1   BONC "433" Used at Hebron (17.10.1891) 17.10.1895  
2   1C "CGH"     09.02.1895 14.09.1901  
       
3   2C "Bars+cross" Last seen: 17.03.1921 19.10.1903 30.05.1910  
WINDSORTON ROAD
October 1893 to 13 October 1899
April 1900 to
Union 
Area: Kimberley
Renamed from Hebron Station
Also using Hebron Station postmark until 1899
1   1C "CGH" Smaller typeface 09.02.1895
(Frescura)
20.12.1895
(Aab)
 
2   1C "CGH" Larger typeface
Last seen: 06.11.1913
15.02.1902
(Aab)
30.05.1910  
       
WINDVOGELBERG
July 1860 to 1876
Area: Queenstown
Renamed to Cathcart
Not recorded
WINTERBERG
November 1893 to
Union 
Area: Fort Beaufort
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Blank"   Last seen: 06.05.1920 16.12.1903 30.05.1910  
3   1C "CGH"     31.10.1894    
WINTER'S RUSH
March 1907 to
Union
Area: Barkly West
Not recorded
WITKOP
October 1888 to 15 November 1899
March 1900 to
Union
Area: Albert
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "CGH" Last seen: 08.05.1925 13.05.1907 30.05.1910  
WITMOSS STATION
1881 to
Union
Area: Cradock
1   BONC "302"   14.12.1883 08.10.1897  
2   1C "STATION" Last seen: 21.03.1913 14.01.1886 30.05.1910  
       
WITSLOOT
1881 to January 1882
Area: Victoria West
Not recorded
WITTEDRIFT
1863 to October 1887
July 1896 to
Union
Area: Knysna
1   BONC "1016"   25.07.1908 25.03.1909  
2   1C "Blank" Last seen: 22.07.1925 22.03.1898 30.05.1910  
       
(3)   1C "Dot"   First seen: 20.07.1911
Last seen: 10.04.1923
     
WITTE ELS BOSCH
1858 to
Union 
Area: Humansdorp
(1)   BONC     Probable      
(2)   1C "CGH"   First seen: 15.08.1915
Last seen: 08.07.1924
     
WITTEKLEIBOSCH
May 1898 to Juky 1909
 
Area: Humansdorp
1   BONC "1105"     26.10.1899 14.07.1904  
2   1C "CGH"   26.10.1899 15.05.1902  
  1    
WITTEKLIP
11 August 1854 to December 1883
Area: Uitenhage
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   DARC       14.09.1857 25.12.1874  

       
3   1C "Dot"   31.10.1892 25.02.1906  
4   2C "Bars + cross"   Last seen: 14.03.1911 06.07.1908 30.05.1910