Postal History of
the SOUTH AFRICAN  REPUBLIC

Post Offices BANKPAN to BETHANIE

BANKPAN

Opened: 1899-1900 HQ: Bethal PO Type: PA  Period: ZAR

No postal markings seen

BAPSFONTEIN

Opened: 1892-1900 HQ: Germiston, Pretoria PO Type: PA  Period: ZAR, Transvaal and Union

    ZAR 2C ZAR   09.12.1895 28.06.1898  

BARBERTON

Opened: 1885-1901 HQ: Barberton PO Type: PA  Period: ZAR

    ZAR BONC "621" Was this used in Barberton? 08.04.1887 22.04.1887  
    ZAR Triangle "4"   31.12.1889 13.08.1892  
    ZAR BONC "ZAR"     05.02.1887    
    ZAR 1C ZAR   Larger lettering than no. 16.10.1885 16.11.1893  
     
    ZAR Oval     ??.11.1887 ??.03.1888  
    ZAR 1C ZAR   05.02.1887 13.12.1896  
       
    ZAR 1C "Dot"   05.02.1882 19.07.1889  
  Z.A.R. ZAR 2-TRUNC     Number 3 under date 18.11.1890 18.11.1890  
  Z.A.R. ZAR 2-TRUNC   "Star" under date 11.09.1888 05.10.1895  
       
    ZAR SQ-C       27.09.1892 27.09.1892  
    ZAR 2C ZAR Could be more types 22.11.1894 13.09.1900  
       
  P.W.K. ZAR 2C     11.01.1890 11.04.1900  
       
10 Geregistreed ZAR Oval       11.08.1887 11.08.1887  

BEGIN DER LIJN

Opened: 1891-1900 HQ: Wakkerstroom  PO Type: PA  Period: ZAR

1   ZAR 2C "ZAR"   04.12.1894 14.12.1896  

BELFAST

Opened: 1893-1901 HQ: Independent  PO Type: PA Period:  ZAR

1   ZAR Triangle 28        
2   ZAR 2C ZAR   01.10.1895 17.10.1899  
3   ZAR SQ-C ?   ??.??.1900 ??.??.1900  

BENONI

Opened: 1891-1900 Area East Rand PO Type: PA Period: ZAR

1   ZAR 2C ZAR   13.05.1895 22.07.1899  

BERGEN

Opened: 1894-1900  Area: Piet Retief PO Type: PA Period: ZAR

No postal markings seen

BERGENDAL

Opened: 1887-1893 Area: Middelburg PO Type: PA Period: ZAR

No postal markings seen

BERGVLEI

Opened: 1897-1900 HQ: Johannesburg PO Type: PA Period: ZAR

    ZAR 2C Z.A.R.   10.07.1899 10.07.1899  

BETHAL

Opened: 1886-1900  HQ: Standerton PO Type: PO Period: ZAR

1   ZAR SQ-C ZAR     03.05.1894 03.05.1894 1
2   ZAR 2C ZAR     23.10.1899    
       

BETHANIE  - Transvaal -

Opened: 1892-1900 HQ: Rustenburg PO Type: PA Period: ZAR

1   ZAR 2C ZAR   17.05.1894 18.06.1897