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)
25.08.1905
(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
Blocks level with date
Last seen: 25.07.1913
30.10.1908
(Putzel)
30.05.1910  
10   2C "NATAL" Blocks on sides
Blocks below date
30.05.1910
(Aab)
   
11   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