Postal History of
the SOUTH AFRICAN  REPUBLIC

Post Offices GERMISTON to HAENETSBURG

GERMISTON

Opened: 1890-1900 HQ: East Rand PO Type: PA, PO 1895 Period: ZAR

    ZAR Octagonal "Z.A.R."   12.03.1893    
          Small ZAR 26.01.1895 20.02.1900  
still used in Transvaal      
          Larger ZAR 27.08.1895 01.03.1897  

GODWANSRIVIER

Opened: 1892-1901? HQ: Machadodorp PO Type: PA Period: ZAR

    ZAR 2C Z.A.R.   19.01.1896 30.07.1898  
 

GOMMAMAAN

Opened: 1893-1901 Area: Vrijheid PO Type: PA Period: ZAR
The hamlet of Gommamaan in the Vryheid District was one of the post offices incorporated in Natal. The first postal agent had opened there in 1893 and operated until being closed in the Anglo-Boer War only to reopen situated in Natal!

    ZAR 2C Z.A.R. Only seen after occupation 10.02.1901 10.02.1901  
       

GREIJLINGSTAD

Opened: 1886-1900 HQ: HeidelbergPO Type: PA Period: ZAR

    2C Z.A.R.   30.04.1893 27.05.1896  
       

GROENFONTEIN

Opened: 1890-1893 HQ: Rustenburg PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

GROOT AFDELING

Opened: 1898-1900 HQ: Zeerust PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

GROOTFONTEIN

Opened: 1894-1900 HQ: Nylstroom PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

GROOT MARICO

Opened: 1868-1872 HQ: Zeerust PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

GROOT OLIFANTSRIVIER

Opened: 1899-1900 HQ: Middelburg PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

GROOTPAN

Opened: 1893-1900 HQ: Middelburg PO Type: PA

    2C Z.A.R.     27.02.1898
(Putzel)
   

GROOTSPELONKEN

Opened: 1899-1901 HQ: Pietersburg PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

GROOTSUIKERBOSCHKOP

Opened: 1887-1900 HQ: Lydenburg PO Type: PA

No postal markings seen

HAENERTSBURG

Opened: 1888-1901 Area: Pietersburg PO Type: PA

    ZAR Triangle "8"        
    ZAR OVAL   First copy seen      
    ZAR SQC Z.A.R.     13.07.1894    
    ZAR 2C Z.A.R.   24.09.1896 04.04.1900  
       
    ZAR SQ-C     13.07.1894 09.06.1900