Postal History of
the SOUTH AFRICAN  REPUBLIC

Post Offices PRETORIA to ROLFONTEIN

PRETORIA

Opened: 1854-1900 HQ: Pretoria PO Type: PO

    NUMBER "1"     25.12.1877 29.05.1880  
    1C "ZUID AFRIKA"   13.08.1871 29.05.1880  
       
    1C "Blank"   ??.07.1884 ??.??.1885  
  "G.P.O." 1C "TRANSVAAL"   20.04.1885 23.09.1887  
    1C "TRANSVAAL"   20.02.1883 30.07.1891  
  "ZAR" TRUNCTATED "Blank"     22.03.1889    
    1C "ZAR"   25.05.1881 24.11.1890  
    1C "Blank"   ??.06.1884 ??.07.1885  
    SQC "Blank" Blue: 27.06.1890 27.06.1890 27.01.1896  
    SQC "ZAR" Small postmark 11.11.1891 14.06.1898  
    SQC "ZAR" Large postmark 14.07.1898 06.02.1900  
       
    TRIANGLE "1"        
       
    2C "ZAR" Small postmark
Date below
19.12.1892 08.12.1896  
    1C "ZAR"   ZAR bigger 29.02.1893    
    OVAL     ??.03.1888 14.09.1888  
    SQC "ZAR"   07.03.1892 29.02.1893  
    2C "ZAR" ZAR narrow 15.12.1895 31.06.1897  
    2C "ZAR" ZAR appart 27.10.1893 17.08.1899  
    2C-D "ZAR"   21.04.1898
(Aab)
27.03.1900  
  "PWK" 2C "PRETORIA ZAR"   19.02.1898 05.05.1900  
       
  "GEREGISTREED" Oval "PRETORIA" large lettering      
  "GEREGISTREED" Oval "PRETORIA ZAR"   small lettering ??.06.1893 07.10.1893  
       
    Box       13.01.1892    
       

RANDFONTEIN

Opened: 1894 to 1900 HQ: Johannesburg PO Type: PA

    2C "ZAR"   20.09.1895 20.12.1899  

RHENOSTERKOP

Opened: 1898 to 1900 HQ: Middelburg PO Type: PA

    1C "ZAR"       03.05.1900  

RHENOSTERPOORT

Opened: 1890-1900 HQ: Middelburg PO Type: PA

    NUMBER "35"        

RHODESDRIFT

Opened: 1897 to 1901? HQ: Messina PO Type: PA
Renamed from Hendriksdal

Not recorded

RIETFONTEIN - Rustenburg -

Opened: 1888 to 1900 HQ: Rustenburg PO Type: PA

    2C "ZAR"     13.09.1899  

RIETFONTEIN - Wolmaransstad -

Opened: 1893 to 1900 HQ: Wolmaransstad PO Type: PA

    2C "ZAR"     07.04.1900  
       

RIETFONTEIN RAIL

Opened: 1897 to 1900 HQ: Germiston PO Type: PA

Not recorded

RIETKOLK

Opened: 1899 to 1900 HQ: Lichtenburg PO Type: PA

Not recorded

RIETKUIL

Opened: 1889 to 1891 and 1896 to 1900 HQ: Potchefstroom PO Type: PA

1   2C "ZAR" New find      

RIETPOORT

Opened: 1897 to 1900 HQ: Potchefstroom PO Type: PA

Not recorded

RIETVLEI

Opened: 1898 to 1900 HQ: Rustenburg PO Type: PA

    2C "ZAR"          

RIETVLEI RAIL

Opened: 1896 to 1900 HQ: Germiston PO Type: PA

Not recorded

ROLFONTEIN

Opened: 1879? to 1895 HQ: Volksrust PO Type: PA
Renamed to Amersfoort

    NUMBER "22"        
    2C "ZAR"          
    SEALER     Negative sealer