Postal History of KENYA

Post Offices KANGUNDO to KERICHO

KANGUNDO (MACHAKOS)
01.05.1950 to 11.12.1963
Postal agency under Machakos

1   1C "KENYA" Spelt Kangund
Missing "O" sometimes inserted by pen
13.11.1952
(Proud)
16.01.1956
(Aab)
 
2   1C "KENYA"   01.05.1956
(Proud)
28.03.1962
(Proud)
 
3   1C "KENYA"   Machakos added 21.11.1962
(Proud)
05.04.1963
(Proud)
 
4   1C "KENYA"   Machakos added
Larger postmark
20.02.1963
(Proud)
28.02.1963
(Proud)
 

KAPENGURIA
01.07.1930 to 11.12.1963
Postal agency under Kitale

1   DR "KENYA"   10.07.1933
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

KAPITI PLAINS
01.10.1904 to 1930

Not recorded

KAPSABET
1922 to 11.12.1963
HQ of Nandi District

1   DR "KENYA"   15.07.1930
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 
2   1C "KENYA"     14.08.1956
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

KAPTAGAT
01.04.1953 to 11.12.1963
Postal agency under Eldoret

1   1C "KENYA"  Large postmark 07.05.1954
(Proud)
11.08.1962
(Proud)
 
2   1C "KENYA"   Small postmark 19.09.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

KARATINA
01.06.1927 to 11.12.1963
PO from 15.12.1943

1   DR "KENYA"   04.09.1930
(Proud)
26.02.1962
(Proud)
 
       
2   2C "KENYA"   10.07.1944
(Proud)
22.06.1946
(Proud)
 
3   2C "KENYA"   Thin lines on sides 03.07.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

KAREN (NAIROBI)
28.12.1956 to 11.12.1963
Near Nairobi

1   1C "KENYA" Skeleton type
Nairobi added
01.01.1957
(Proud)
11.04.1957
(Proud)
 
2   1C "KENYA" Asterisk above date
Nairobi added
08.05.1957
(Proud)
12.10.1961
(Proud)
 
3   1C "KENYA" No Nairobi added 20.12.1960
(Proud)
31.03.1962
(Proud)
 
4   2C "KENYA" Thin lines on sides
Nairobi added
03.07.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

KARUNGU
1907 to 1910
01.02.1951 to 1953

Not recorded

KATULANI MACHAKOS
19.04.1955 to 11.12.1963 
Postal agent under Machakos

1   1C "KENYA"     20.05.1963
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 

KEDOWA
1922 to 11.12.1963
Station on the Kisumu branch line

1   1C "Blank"     31.07.1926
(Proud)
   
2   DR "KENYA"   16.10.1926
(Proud)
23.03.1963
(Proud)
 

KENANI
01.10.1904 to 01.07.1935
Railway station on main line

1   DR "KENYA"     02.05.1935
(Proud)
   

KENDU BAY
29.03.1949 to 11.12.1963
Port on Lake Victoria

1   1C "Blank"     01.09.1950
(Proud)
   
2   1C "KENYA"   07.08.1951
(Proud)
01.07.1952
(Aab)
 
3   2C "KENYA"     03.10.1953
(Proud)
07.09.1963
(Proud)
 

KERICHO
01.10.1904 to 11.12.1963
District HQ. PO from 01.12.1929

1   1C "Blank" Spelt KERICNO 22.10.1904
(Proud)
29.11.1919
(Proud)
 
2   2C "Blank"   20.01.1920
(Proud)
01.08.1923
(Proud)
 
       
3   DR "KENYA"   14.07.1924
(Proud)
25.04.1962
(Proud)
 
       
4   DR "KENYA" Name larger
Oval "O"
29.07.1931
(Proud)
30.10.1962
(Proud)
 
       
5   1C "KENYA" Skeleton 09.06.1953
(Proud)
15.12.1954
(Proud)
 
6   2C "KENYA"   18.11.1953
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)
 
7   1C "KENYA"   Name smaller 06.01.1960
(Proud)
   
8   1C "KENYA"     10.03.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963
(Proud)