Postal History of KENYA

Post Offices GATITU MARKET to ISIOLO

GATITU MARKET (NYERI)
1955 to 25.07.1963
Postal agency under Nyeri

1   1C "KENYA"   06.08.1955
(Proud)
   
2   1C "KENYA"   Nyeri added to postmark 25.07.1963
(Proud)
   

GATUNDU
03.06.1963 to 11.12.1963

1   1C "KENYA"     03.06.1963
(Proud)
20.10.1963
(Proud)
 

GAZI (MOMBASA)
01.10.1904 to 11.12.1963
On the coast 30 miles from Mombasa

1   DR "KENYA"     06.05.1935
(Proud)
16.06.1962
(Proud)
 
2   2C "Blank"   Mombasa added to postmark 10.12.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

GHALIB ROAD NAIROBI
21.04.1956 to 11.12.1963

1   1C "KENYA" Large postmark 25.02.1957
(Proud)
12.076.1962
(Proud)
 
2   2C "Blank"   Small postmark 16.10.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

GIAKANJA
13.04.1955 to 09.04.1961
Postal agency under Nyeri

1   1C "KENYA"   20.01.1956
(Proud)
09.04.1961
(Proud)
 

GIDHUNGURI (KIAMBU)
08.12.1950 to 11.12.1963
Postal agency under Kiambu

1   1C "KENYA"   25.05.1952
(Proud)
07.06.1961
(Proud)
 
2   1C "KENYA"   Kiambu added to postmark 10.09.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

GILGIL
01.10.1904 to 11.12.1963
on mile 409. Postal agency until 1920

1   2C "EAP"   No rim at top 05.01.1921
(Proud)
09.04.1922
(Proud)
 
2   1C "KENYA"     22.05.1922
(Proud)
21.09.1926
(Proud)
 
3   DR "KENYA"   16.05.1927
(Proud)
25.09.1962
(Proud)
 
       
4   2C "KENYA"     07.12.1941
(Proud)
01.01.1943
(Proud)
 
5   1C "KENYA"   18.06.1946
(Proud)
22.05.1954
(Proud)
 
6   2C "KENYA"   03.02.1948
(Proud)
13.12.1948
(Proud)
 
7   2C "KENYA"   30.08.1949
(Proud)
17.12.1962
(Proud)
 
8   1C "KENYA"   18.11.1957
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

GILGIL STATION
1922

Not recorded

GIRIAMA
1917 to closed by 1922
Postal agency north of Malindi

Not recorded

GOBWEN
20.12.1913 to 1922
North of Juba River. Ceded to Italy 29.06.1925

1   DR "BRIT.EAST AFRICA"     20.02.1913
(Proud)
17.05.1917
(Proud)
 

GOLBANTI
1907 to 10.02.1909
Postal agency on Tana River

Not recorded

GVT RD NAIROBI
13.01.1920 to 20.12,1921

1   2C "Blank"     31.08.1920
(Proud)
20.12.1921
(Proud)
 

HOEY'S BRIDGE
17.09.1920 to 11.12.1963
27 miles from Eldoret

1   2C "EAP"   No rim at top 25.09.1920
(Proud)
24.07.1923
(Proud)
 
       
2   DR "KENYA"   04.05.1924
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 
3   1C "KENYA"   20.02.1956
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

HOMA BAY (KISUMU)
1910 to 1912
15.01.1955 to
11.12.1963
Port on Lake Victoria

1   1C "KENYA"   15.01.1955
(Proud)
15.01.1959
(Aab)
 
2   1C "KENYA" Nyeri added to postmark
large postmark
21.02.1961
(Proud)
11.10.1961
(Proud)
 
3   1C "KENYA"   Nyeri added to postmark 11.12.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

IHURURU MARKET (NYERI)
26.09.1955 to 11.12.1963

1   1C "KENYA"   26.09.1955
(Proud)
05.01.1962
(Proud)
 
2   1C "KENYA"   Nyeri added to postmark 21.01.1963
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

ISIOLO
01.06.1929 to 11.12.1963
District head quarters. Near Meru

1   2C "Blank"     07.09.1929
(Proud)
   
2   DR "KENYA"   12.12.1931
(Proud)
15.10.1961
(Proud)
 
       
3   2C "KENYA"     07.05.1938
(Proud)
   
4   1C "KENYA"   Dots on sides 28.06.1938
(Proud)
24.06.1960
(Proud)
 
5   2C "KENYA"   01.08.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)