Postal History of SOUTH WEST AFRICA

Post Offices GRUNAU to HELMERINGHAUSEN

GRUNAU
January 1932 to Independence
Southern Namibia

1   2C "S.W.A."   Bars on sides 17.01.1951
(Putzel)
   
2   1C "?"   Relief      
3   2C "Cross"   04.07.1975
(Putzel)
27.10.1988
(Putzel)
 

GUCHAB
11.07.1916 to 15.03.1982
Near Otavi

1   Converted "Date" Converted from Gochas 21.02.1917
(Aab)
28.03.1935
(Putzel)
 
       
2   1C "S.W.A."   Relief 21.01.1939
(Putzel)
   
3   2C "S.W.A."     28.06.1941
(Putzel)
14.07.1949
(Putzel
 
       

GUIBIS
20.01.1957 to 27.07.1960
Postal agency near Bethanie

1   2C "S.W.A"     27.06.1958
(Goetze)
12.01.1944
(Raehs)
 

GUMUCHAB
01.03.1929 to 22.09.1935
Postal agency under Mariental

1   2C "S.W.AFRICA"   20.03.1931
(Putzel)
23.09.1935
(Putzel)
 

HAALENBERG
August 1916 to 15.04.1924?
Near Luderitz

1   OVAL       21.08.1916
(Putzel)
   
       
2   One-liner     With date underneath 23.08.1916
(Putzel)
   
3   Rubber "Star"     15.04.1924
(Putzel)
   

HAMAB
13.08.1956 to 1978
Near Karasburg
Renamed from Ham River

1   2C "S.W.A"   12.04.1973
(Putzel)
29.04.1978
(Aab)
 

HAM RIVER RAIL
Late 1916 to 08.02.1918
Near Karasburg

1   Rubber "RAIL"   24.12.1916
(Putzel)
11.12.1916
(Bennet)
 
    11.12.1916
(Putzel)
 

HAM RIVER
01.07.1923 to 13.08.1956
Near Karasburg
Renamed to Hamab

1   2C "YEAR"   ??.??.1924
(Putzel)
07.09.1929
(Putzel)
 
2   2C "SWA"     06.11.1933?
(Putzel)
   
3   SEALER            
4   2C "Blank"   Ham River/Rivier 21.07.1950
(Putzel)
   

HATSAMAS
1916 to 1925?
Near Windhoek

1   Manuscript       ??.??.1920
(Putzel)
   
       
2   Rubber "Star"     14.08.1916
(Putzel)
05.01.1917
(Putzel)
 
3   Converted   Converted from Gochaganas
With bow under name
13.06.1917
(Putzel)
08.10.1918
(Putzel)
 
       
4   Converted   Converted from Hatsamas
No bow under name
09.01.1915
(Putzel)
06.06.1922
(Putzel)
 
5   Sealer     Small PO in centre
Dots between P and O
     
6   Sealer     Large PO in centre
No dots between P and O
     

HELMERINGHAUSEN
1927 to Namibia
Near Maltahoehe

1   2C "S.W.A"   08.05.1935
(Aab)
26.04.1952
(Putzel)
 
       
2   Sealer         02.03.1973
(Putzel)
 
3   2C "S.W.A"   14.05.1969
(Aab)
16.07.1979
(Aab)