Postal History of KENYA

Post Offices KWALE to LIKONI

KWALE (MOMBASA)
 12.08.1930 to  11.12.1963
20 Km from Mombasas, District HQ

1   DR "KENYA"   12.08.1930
(Proud)
01.12.1960
(Proud)
3
       
2   1C "KENYA"   12.02.1962
(Proud)
06.06.1963
(Proud)
5

KYAMBU
15.02.1908 to 18.12.1918
15 km from Nairobi
Renamed Kiambu

1   1C "B.E.A."     15.02.1908
(Proud)
17.04.1908
(Proud)
200
2   DR "E.A.P"   01.03.1909
(Proud)
18.12.1918
(Proud)
50

LAKE MAGADI
01.01.1923 to 11.01.1929
Terminal of branch line to Magadi Soda Lake
Renamed Magadi

1   2C "KENYA"     22.05.1923
(Proud)
  120
2   DR "KENYA"   06.08.1924
(Proud)
11.01.1929
(Proud)
40

LAKE SOLAI
01.09.1926 to 20.01.1932
01.03.1944 to
11.12.1963
Terminus of branch line from Rongai

1   DR "KENYA"     03.01.1928
(Proud)
27.05.1931
(Proud)
60
2   2C "KENYA"     14.04.1946
(Proud)
17.05.1949
(Proud)
25
3   2C "KENYA"   24.06.1950
(Proud)
11.03.1963
(Proud)
8

LAMU
 30.05.1890 to 11.12.1963
A German office was open here from 1888 to 1891

1   1C "Blank"   30.05.1890
(Proud)
13.07.1899
(Proud)
30
2   SQC "Blank"     08.11.1891
(Proud)
20.10.1899
(Proud)
30
       
3   2C-D "E.A.PROTECTORATE"   28.01.1900
(Proud)
05.03.1913
(Proud)
20
4   DR "E.A.P."     27.05.1913
(Proud)
19.07.1923
(Proud)
10
5   2C "BRIT. E.AFRICA."     08.05.1919
(Proud)
17.07.1923
(Proud)
20
6   2C "KENYA"     25.02.1928
(Proud)
28.06.1928
(Proud)
160
7   DR "KENYA"   18.03.1932
(Proud)
16.04.1952
(Proud)
3
8   DR "KENYA"     16.04.1952
(Proud)
18.11.1953
(Proud)
25
9   1C "KENYA"   12.11.1955
(Aab)
11.12.1963 3

LAMURIA
1926 to 18.02.1947
Nyeri District

1   2C "Blank"   Year not legible 11.02.19??
(Proud)
  300
2   DR "KENYA"   20.03.1935
(Proud)
18.02.1947
(Proud)
12

LANGATA NAIROBI
01.02.1957 to 11.12.1963

1   1C "KENYA"   24.02.1957
(Proud)
04.02.1962
(Proud)
6
2   1C "KENYA"     23.09.1962
(Proud)
11.12.1963 8

LAVINGTON NAIROBI
01.06.1960 to 11.12.1963

1   1C "KENYA"   10.12.1960
(Proud)
15.10.1961
(Proud)
8
2   1C "KENYA"     27.11.1961
(Proud)
11.12.1963 6

LESERU
01.09.1926 to 11.12.1963
Railway agency on main line

1   DR "KENYA"     30.04.1935
(Proud)
11.12.1963 6

LESIRKO
 31.08.1929 to 13.02.1930
Railway agency
Renamed to Ol'Joro Orok

Not recorded

LIKONI
 15.02.1947 to 11.12.1963
Opposite Mombasa island

1   1C "KENYA"   15.02.1947
(Aab)
11.06.1947
(Proud)
50
2   2C "KENYA"   27.04.1947
(Proud)
16.11.1962
(Proud)
3
3   1C "KENYA"     17.11.1955
(Proud)
08.02.1963
(Proud)
2