Postal History of
NATAL

Post Offices DANNHAUSER to DUNDEE

DANNHAUSER
189?-1910
Area:
Ladysmith
PO Type: PA

1

  POA "63" Used in 1893
also used at other locations
     

2

  POA "90" Used in 1901 to 1904
also used at other locations
     
3   1C "NATAL"
Hamilton
No markings on sides 28.11.1897
(Aab)
15.07.1905
(Hamilton)
 
4   1C "NATAL" Dots on sides
New find
23.10.1905
(Aab)
04.03.1907
(Aab)
 
       
5   2C "NATAL" No markings on sides 15.04.1897
(Putzel)
06.10.1897
(Hamilton)
 
6   OVAL "ZAR"
Boer occupation 02.01.1900    
7 "DANNHAUSER" OVAL "VELDPOST ZAR" Boer occupation 29.03.1900 04.05.1900  
       
8   1C "NATAL" Dots on sides
Last Seen: 09.02.1912
(Putzel)
12.01.1904 30.05.1910  
9   2C "NATAL" Blocks on sides
Last Seen: 09.02.1912
(Putzel)
12.01.1904 30.05.1910  

DARGLE (THE DARGLE)
1876 to Union
 Area: Pietermaritzburg

PO Type: PA

1   NUMBER "58"        
2   1C "NATAL"
Hamilton
  23.07.1891
(Hamilton)
23.07.1892
(Aab)
 
3   2C "NATAL"   No markings on sides      
4   2C "NATAL" Bars on sides
Last seen: ??.09.1910
(Putzel)
09.09.1909
(Aab)
30.05.1910  

DARGLE ROAD
1890 to 1910 
Area:
Pietermaritzburg

PO Type: PA

1   1C "NATAL"          
2   2C "NATAL"
Hamilton
No markings on sides 03.02.1894
(Hamilton
30.12.1904
(Aab)
 
       
(3)   2C "NATAL" Markings on sides
First Seen: 09.01.1911
Last Seen: 28.06.1917
     

DARNALL
188?-190?
Area: North Coast

PO Type: PA

1   POA "43" Used in 1900 to 1901
also used at other locations
     
  30.09.1900    
2   1C "NATAL"          
3   2C "NATAL" Markings on sides
Last Seen: 18.10.1921
(Putzel)
??.09.1908 30.05.1910  
       

DARNALL STATION RO
Opened: 1903 to 1904
Area: North Coast

PO Type:
RO

Not Recorded

DEEMOUNT
1907 to Union
Area:
Near Harding
PO Type: PA

1   POA "97" Used in 1906 to 1910
also used at other locations
     

DEEPDALE (RAIL)
1883 to Union
 Area:
Bulwer

PO Type: PA

1   1C "NATAL"   09.05.1893
(Aab)
01.09.1909
(Aab)
 

 DE JAGER'S (DRIFT)
1892 to Union
Area: Dundee

PO Type: PA

1   POA "45" Used in 1900 to 1901
also used at other locations
     
2   POA "112" Used 1902
also used at other locations
     
3   1C "NATAL" NEW DISCOVERY 21.08.1899    
4   2C "NATAL" Dots on sides      
5   2C "NATAL" Bars on sides 11.03.1910    
       

DENNYDALTON
1904-1910
Area:
15 miles from Babanango

PO Type: PA

1   POA "44" Used in 1906 to 1910
also used at other locations
     
       

DERING
190? to ?
Area:
23 miles from Camperdown
PO Type: PA

1   POA "70"   Used in 1900 to 1902
also used at other locations
     
2   2C "NATAL" Markings on sides      

DE WAAR
1880 to (02.12.1888)
Area:
Ladysmith

PO Type: P
A

1   1C "NATAL"   17.05.1883
(Putzel)
02.12.1888  

DEWDROP (INN)
1868 to 1872
1882 to (19.02.1900)

Area:
Ladysmith

PO Type: PA

1   1C "NATAL"   10.01.1886
(Putzel)
19.02.1000
(forpotal
history)
 

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DINGLEY DELL (DINGLEYDALE)
1891 to 1897
1904 to 191?

Area:
11 miles from Waschbank
PO Type: PA

1   POA "6" Used in 1891 to 1892
also used at other locations
     
2   POA "50" Used 1896
also used at other locations
     
3   POA "112" Used in 1906 to 1910
also used at other locations
     
       
(4)   1C "NATAL"   Last Seen: 20.11.1911
(Putzel)
     

DOESBURG
March 1900
to 191?
Area:
Stanger

PO Type: PA

1   POA "79" Used in 1900 to 1902
also used at other locations
     
2   2C "NATAL" Markings on sides
Last Seen: 27.10.1910
23.03.1908 30.05.1910  

DONNYBROOK
March 1905
to 1910
Area:
Ixopo

PO Type: PA

(1)   2C "NATAL"   No markings on sides
Last Seen: 12.02.1912
(Putzel)
     
2   2C "NATAL"
Bars on sides 20.12.1906 ??.05.1910  
       

DRIEFONTEIN
March 1900
to 191?
Area:
Stanger

PO Type: PA

1   POA "59" Used in 1908 to 1910
also used at other locations
     
(2)   1C "NATAL"   No markings on sides
First seen: ??.07.1912
     

DRIEMEYER'S
Opened: 1884
Area: Unknown

PO Type: PA

Not Recorded

DRONKVLEI
March 1
890 to 191?
Area:
Bulwer
PO Type: PA

1   2C "NATAL" No markings on sides
Last seen: 26.01.1911
17.07.1899 30.05.1910  
       
(2)   2C "NATAL" Blocks on sides
First seen: 22.12.1910
Last seen: 30.01.1912
     
       

DROOGDAL
March 1905
to 191?
Area:
Dannhauser

PO Type: PA

1   POA "92" Used in 1907 to 1910
also used at other locations
     
2   1C "NATAL"        
3   2C "NATAL"   Markings on sides      

DRUMMOND
March 190
1 to 191?
Area:
Between Durban and PMB

PO Type: PA

1   1C "NATAL"          
2   2C "NATAL"   Markings on sides      

DUFF'S ROAD
March 1
879 to 191?
Area:
Durban

PO Type: PA

1   2C "NATAL" Markings on sides 11.01.1894 10.01.1910
(Putzel)
 
       

DUMISA
March 189?
to 191?
Area:
Umzinto

PO Type: PA

1   POA "13"   Used in 1891 to 1902
also used at other locations
     
2   POA "65" Used 1903
also used at other locations
     
3   2C "NATAL" Markings on sides
Last seen: 11.07.1910
03.08.1901
(Putzel)
30.05.1910  

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DUNDEE
March 18
68 to 1910
Area:
Dundee
PO Type: P
O

1   NUMBER "34"        
2   POA "85"   Used in 1900 to 1901
also used at other locations
     
3   1C "NATAL" Smaller typeface 18.02.1889
(Putzel)
16.11.1898
(Putzel)
 
4   1C "NATAL" Larger typeface
Also used during Boer occupation
06.05.1899
(Putzel)
10.05.1900
(Putzel)
 
       
5   2C "NATAL"   No markings on sides 21.01.1894
(Putzel)
10.02.1899
(Putzel)
 
6   2C "NATAL"   Dots on sides
Smaller lettering
Time code = lettre
24.04.1902
(Putzel)
28.07.1909
(Putzel)
 
       
7   2C "NATAL" Dots on sides
Larger lettering
Time code = letter
27.07.1900
(Aab)
11.05.1902
(Aab)
 
8   2C "NATAL"   Dots on sides
Time code = am/pm
12.02.1903 08.05.1905
(Putzel)
 
9   2C "NATAL" Blocks on sides
Last seen: 25.07.1913
30.10.1908
(Putzel)
30.05.1910  
10   2C "NATAL"   Bars on sides 14.08.1906
(Aab)
30.04.1908
(Putzel)
 

DUNDEE COALFIELDS (RAIL)
March 18
86 to 191?
Area:
Umzinto

PO Type: PA

1   POA "93" Used in 1900 to 1901
also used at other locations
     
2   2C "NATAL" Coalfields 07.??.1894 10.04.1902  
3   2C "NATAL"   Coalfields Rail