Postal History of
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

Post Offices COMMANDO DRIFT to DAMSVLEI

COMMANDO DRIFT
01.12.1902 to 30.11.1903
15.01.1904 to 30.04.1908
Area: Hoopstad

1   BONC "4"   Allocated May 1904 to 30.09.1908      
2   DR     Only one incomlete postmark reported      

COMMANDO SIDING
01.10.1907 to Union
Area: Ficksburg

1   BONC "115" Allocated 1 October 1907 to unknown      

COMMISSIE POORT
OVS to Union
Area: Wepener

1   BONC "18" Allocated February 1908 to unknown      
2   DR "O.R.C"   ??.06.1904
(Aab)
22.06.1906
(Putzel)
 

CONSTANTIA DRIFT
01.08.1903 to Union
Area: Ladybrand

1   BONC "6" Allocated February 1908 to 27.11.1910
Last seen 27.11.1910
     
       
2   BONC "108"   Allocated April 1907 to July 1910      
3 "P.O.A." DR "CONSTANTIA DRIFT O.R.C"     01.12.1903
(Putzel)
04.08.1905
(Putzel)
 

CORNELIA
01.07.1903 to Union
Area: Vrede

1   BONC "31"   Allocated 15.10 1904 to unknown      

CORNELIS RIVER BRIDGE
15.10.1904 to Union
Area: Harrismith

1   BONC "117"   Allocated January 1908 to unknown      
2 "P.O.A." DR "CORNELIS RIVER BRIDGE"     13.09.1904
(Putzel)
   

CORNETSPRUIT
15.04.1903 to Union
Area: Rouxville

1   BONC "80"   Allocated December 1905 to 15.11.1906      
2   1C "O.R.C"     30.11.1906
(Putzel)
   
3 "S.O." 2C "O.,R.C"     05.02.1907
(Putzel)
   

CROWN MINES
15.12.1909 to Union
Area: Kroonstad

1 "S.O." 2C "Bar"     01.03.1910
(Putzel)
   

CYPHERFONTEIN

1   BONC "56" Allocated
April 1905 to unknown
     

DAGGAFONTEIN
15.01.1903 to 31.08.1908
Area: Dewetsdorp

1   BONC "23" Allocated September 1904 to August 1907      
2   BONC "1316"   Allocated June 1904 to September 1904      
3 "PAK" 1C "Dot"   Using old OVS postmark      
       
4   GUPTA "O.R.C"     07.02.1904
(Rhodesia)
   

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5 "S.O." 2C "O.R.C"     26.11.1906
(Putzel)
   

DAMSVLEI
01.11.1906 to 01.07.1907
Area: Bloemfontein
Renamed from Abrahamskraal
Renamec to Abrahamskraal

Not recorded