Postal History of
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

Post Offices GROENFONTEIN to HARRISMITH

GROENFONTEIN
01.10.1903 to 30.11.1905
Area: Kroonstad

1 "P.O.A." GUPTA "GROENFONTEIN ORC"   Rubber
11.10.1905
(Putzel)
   

GOENVLAKTE
 May 1910 to Union
Area: Trompsburg
Renamed from Groothof

1   BONC "22"   Allocated
Groenvlakte
May 1910

Withdrawn
Groenvlakte
Unknown
     

GROOT CONSTANTIA
? to 1908
Area: Hoopstad

Not recorded

GROOTHOEK
May 1903 to Union
Area: Harrismith

1 "P.O.A." GUPTA "GROOTHOEK ?"   Rubber 22.09.1905
(Putzel)
   
2 "S.O" 2C "O.R.C" ORC partly removed 22.11.1906
(Putzel)
   

GOOTHOF
01.11.1906 to May 1910
Area: Trompsburg
Renamed to Groenvlakte

1   BONC "22"   Allocated
Groothof
November 1906

Withdrawn
Groothof
May 1910
     

GROOT RIETGAT
? to January 1908
Area: Kroonstad

Not recorded

GRUISFONTEIN
01.09.1907 to Union
Area: Springfontein

1   BONC "111" Allocated
Gruisfontein
September 1907

Withdrawn
Gruisfontein
Unknown
     

GUMTREE RAIL
01.08.1908 to Union
Area: Ficksburg

1 SO 2C "O.R.C" Last seen: 12.08.1913 13.10.1908
(Putzel)
Union  

HAAGENSTAD
15.11.1902 to 30.04.1904
Area: Bloemfontein

Not recorded

HAMMONIA
? to Union
Area: Ficksburg

1 "P.O.A. HAMMONIA" GUPTA "DIST. FICKSBURG. O.R.C"     08.01.1904
(Putzel)
   
2   BONC "79" Allocated
December 1905

Withdrawn
Unknown
     

HARRISMITH
1901 to Union

1   1C "O.R.C"   26.04.1902
(Putzel)
14.02.1905
(Aab)
 
2 "POST OFFICE" 2C "HARRISMITH" Last seen:  22.06.1911 28.07.1905
(Aab)
Union  
       
3 "HARRISMITH" 2C "POST OFFICE"   03.01.1904
(Aab)
09.11.1906
(Putzel)
 
4 "P.O." 2C "O.R.C"   04.05.1904
(Aab)
04.02.1905
(Putzel)
 
5   2C "O.R.C"
Large ORC 09.01.1909
(Aab)
25.11.1909
(Aab)
 
       
6   2C "O.R.C"   Smaller ORC 02.03.1909
(Putzel)
   

HARRISMITH ARMY
1901 to Union

1 "P.O." 2C "O.R.C"     26.12.1904
(Putzel)
   
       
2   2C "O.R.C"   14.04.1905
(Putzel)
28.04.1906
(Aab)
 

HARRISMITH RAIL
1901 to Union

1   2C "R.O"