Postal History of Southern Rhodesia

Post Offices BULAWAYO STATION to CHIN MINE

BULAWAYO STATION
1898 to closed by March 1900
18.06.1904 to 12.10.1948

1   2C "Cross"     09.09.1905
(Proud)
20.11.1908
(Proud)
 
21.07.1915
(Proud)
11.08.1927
(Proud)
 
2   2C "S.RHODESIA"   Crosses on side 21.03.1909
(Proud)
01.08.1922
(Proud)
 
3   2C S.RHODESIA No time code
Year 4 digits
28.02.1916
(Proud)
25.08.1925
(Proud)
 
4   2C S.RHODESIA     05.10.1925
(Proud)
19.10.1928
(Proud)
 
5   2C S.RHODESIA   Large postmark 27.11.1928
(Proud)
21.12.1933
(Proud)
 
6   2C S.RHODESIA Time code after date
Year 4 digits
13.01.1934
(Proud)
01.01.1937
(Proud)
 
7   2C S.RHODESIA Time code after date
Year 2 digits
10.11.1937
(Proud)
28.08.1940
(Proud)
 
       
8   2C S.RHODESIA     31.07.1941
(Proud)
01.11.1946
(Proud)
 
9   2C S.RHODESIA     27.12.1946
(Proud)
12.10.1948
(Proud)
 
10 "PARCELS" 2C "BULAWAYO STATION"   28.08.1937
(Aab)
18.09.1944
(Proud)
 

BURNSIDE
01.08.1953 to 31.01.1962

Bulawayo District

1   1C S.RHODESIA     06.08.1953
(Proud)
14.12.1953
(Proud)
 
2   2C S.RHODESIA     21.08.1954
(Proud)
06.10.1961
(Proud)
 

BUSHTICK
31.03.1911 to 01.01.1929
15.02.1935 to 01.06.1952

Umzingwane District

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"   02.07.1910
(Proud)
01.01.1921
(Proud)
 
18.07.1935
(Proud)
15.03.1952
(Proud)
 
       
2   1C "S.RHODESIA"     17.12.1949
(Proud)
   

CASHEL
01.02.1957 to
10.11.1965
Melsetter District

1   2C S.RHODESIA   Larger postmark 12.03.1957
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 
2   2C S.RHODESIA Smaller postmark 09.10.1957
(Aab)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 

CAUSWAY
07.06.1949 to
10.11.1965
Post office in a Salisbury suburb

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"   Dashes on sides 07.06.1949
(Proud)
23.10.1953
(Proud)
 
2   2C "S.RHODESIA"
correct?
  01.09.1949
(Proud)
18.05.1953
(Proud)
 
       
3   1C "S.RHODESIA"     13.09.1949
(Proud)
   
4   2C "S.RHODESIA"
correct?
  16.06.1950
(Proud)
23.07.1957
(Proud)
 
5   2C "S.RHODESIA" Year 2 digits 13.09.1950
(Proud)
12.02.1955
(Proud)
 
       
6   2C "S.RHODESIA"     14.10.1953
(Proud)
19.11.1953
(Proud)
 
7   2C "S.RHODESIA"     09.02.1954
(Proud)
25.09.1963
(Proud)
 
8   2C "S. R"     30.01.1956
(Proud)
10.09.1956
(Proud)
 
9   2C ".RHODESIA"     15.07.1949
(Proud)
10.04.1957
(Proud)
 
10 (2) 2C "S.RHODESIA" Large postmark 11.03.1954
(Aab)
03.06.1956
(Proud)
 
11 (3) 2C "S.RHODESIA" Large postmark 06.11.1954
(Proud)
03.04.1964
(Proud)
 
       
12 (1) 2C "S.RHODESIA"   Small postmark 31.05.1951
(Proud)
10.09.1956
(Proud)
 
13 (3) 2C "S.RHODESIA"   Small postmark 29.12.1956
(Proud)
19.11.1958
(Proud)
 
14 (4) 2C "S.RHODESIA"   Small postmark 13.09.1962
(Proud)
18.02.1964
(Proud)
 
15 (5) 2C "S.RHODESIA"   Small postmark 25.04.1957
(Proud)
27.08.1957
(Proud)
 
16   2C "S.RHODESIA"   "1" above date 20.08.1963
(Proud)
   
17   2C "S.RHODESIA" "3" above date 03.11.1958
(Proud)
16.08.1965
(Proud)
 
18   2C "S.RHODESIA"   "4" above date 06.01.1961
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 
19   2C "S.RHODESIA"   "5" above date 08.02.1958
(Proud)
04.05.1965
(Proud)
 
20   2C "S.RHODESIA"   "6" above date 28.11.1957
(Proud)
10.11.1958
(Proud)
 
21   2C "S.RHODESIA"   "7" above date 23.07.1965
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 
22   2C "S.RHODESIA" "10" above date 19.10.1964
(Aab)
16.08.1965
(Proud)
 
23 "CAUSEWAY" 2C "POSTAGE PAID"     27.03.1961
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 

CHAKARI
10.12.1923 to
10.11.1965
Originally  called Turkois Mine and later Shagari

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"   10.12.1923
(Proud)
29.03.1954
(Proud)
 
2   2C "S.RHODESIA"   C and S appart 08.09.1954
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 

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3   2C "S.RHODESIA"   C and S close 04.04.1959
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 

CHARTER
1892 to 15.03.1909
Postal agency under Salisbury
Renamed to Marshbrook

1   BONC "274"   25.11.1896
(Proud)
04.06.1900
(Proud)
 
2   1C "Blank"   25.03.1896
(Proud)
24.02.1898
(Proud)
 
3   1C "MASHONALAND"   07.06.1899
(Proud)
15.03.1909
(Proud)
 

CHATSWORTH
22.09.1919 to 10.11.1965
Gutu District
Renamed from Makowries

1   2C "S.RHODESIA" Markings on side 02.12.1919
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 
2   2C "S.RHODESIA"     29.09.1961
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 
       

CHESHIRE
07.11.1921 to 12.11.1931
Runner from Inyanga

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"     30.06.1922
(Proud)
23.10.1928
(Proud)
 
2   2C "S.RHODESIA"     24.01.1930
(Proud)
01.08.1931
(Proud)
 

CHIBI
27.03.1912 to 10.09.1954
Postal agency under Fort Victoria

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"   01.07.1912
(Proud)
17.03.1954
(Proud)
 

CHIBUWE
01.12.1964 to 10.11.1965
Situated in the Chipinga District

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"     01.03.1965
(Proud)
10.11.1965
(Proud)
 

CHIBUZANA
26.01.1921 to 31.12.1934
Situated in the Melsetter District

1   2C "RHODESIA"   30.06.1921
(Proud)
02.10.1934
(Proud)
 

CHIGWELL
23.11.1920 to 26.01.1921
Situated in the Hartley District

Not recorded

CHILIMANZI
15.06.1925 to 22.04.1933

Situated in the Chilimanzi District

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"   05.12.1925
(Proud)
22.04.1933
(Proud)
 

CHIN MINE
27.04.1912 to 05.07.1917

Situated in the Chilimanzi District

1   2C "S.RHODESIA"   04.05.1912
(Proud)
01.01.1917
(Proud)