Postal History of
ZULULAND
Post Offices ENTONJANENI to UMLALAZI
Postmarks were used after incorporation into the NATAL, 30 June 1898

ENTONJANENI
Replaced by Melmoth

Opened: 1888-1892  Area: Central PO Type: PO

1   "POST OFFICE" 1C "ENTONJANENI"   30.06.1888
(Kantey)
21.09.1894
(Hamilton)
 
       

ESHOWE

Opened: 1887-1898 Area: Central PO Type: PO

1     1C "Blank"
www.michael-hamilton.com
Earliest date 21.08.1887
(Hamilton)
24.12.1888
(Kantey)
 
2     2C "ZULULAND"   13.10.1894
(Aab)
03.03.1896
(Aab)
 
       
3     1C "ZULULAND" Date in 2 lines 02.01.1894
(Kantey)
29.06.1898
(Kantey)
 

ESHOWE CAMP

Opened: ?-? Area: Central PO Type: Temporary

Natal Telegraph report only

HLABISA

Opened: 1894-1898 Area: North/Central PO Type: PA

1   "R.M.OFFICE" 1C "HLABISA" Only used in purple 13.11.1894 12.09.1897  

INGVAVUMA

Opened: 1895-1898 Area: North PO Type: PA

1     1C "ZULULAND" Only used in purple 31.08.1895
(Hamilton)
29.06.1898  

INYONI

Opened: ?-? Area: Central PO Type: ?

 

LOWER TUGELA
There seem to be 2 post offices. 1 in Zululand and 1 in Natal

Opened: 1894-1898 Area: South PO Type: ?

1     2C "ZULULAND?"   03.11.1894 29.06.1898  
A post office existed on moth sides of the Tugela. One in Zululand and one in Natal      

LOWER UMFOLOZI

Opened: 1894-1898 Area: North/Central PO Type: PA

1   R.M.OFFICE   LOWER UMFOLOZI
http://www.michael-hamilton.com
looks like Hlabisa 1 18.10.1895 19.11.1895  

Rhodesia.co.za
       
2     1C "ZULULAND?" Only used in purple 03.11.1894 29.06.1898  

MAPUTA

Opened: 1894-1898 Area: North PO Type: PA

1   "RESIDENT
MAGISTRATE"
3C "MAPUTA"   07.12.1898 29.06.1898  

MELMOTH
Replaced Entonjaneni

Opened: 1893-1898 Area: Central PO Type: PO

1     2C "ZULULAND?"   17.12.1893
(Aab)
29.06.1898  

NDWANDWE
Changed to Nongoma

Opened: ?-? Area: Central PO Type: PA

 

NKANDHLA

Opened: 1890-1898 Area: Central PO Type: PO

1     3C "ZULULAND"   24.09.1890
(Kantey)
17.12.1892
(Kantey)
 
       
1     2C "ZULULAND"   looks like Nondweni 2   22.12.1894  

NONDWENI

Opened: 1891-1898 Area: West PO Type: PO

1     Oval "ZULULAND"   28.08.1891
(Kantey)
07.12.1894
(Kantey)
 
2     2C "ZULULAND"   03.03.1895
(Hamilton)
29.06.1898  

NONGOMA

Opened: 1894-1898 Area: North PO Type: PO

1     Oval "ZULULAND"   05.02.1895
(Kantey)
29.06.1898  
       

NQUTU

Opened: 1889-1889 and 1895-1898 Area: West PO Type: PO

1     Manuscript   Spelt Enqutu 15.04.1889
(Spink Auction)
16.07.1889
(Kantey)
 

www.spink.com
       
2     2C "ZULULAND"   09.04.1895
(Aab)
01.07.1896  

www.spink.com
       

QUDENI

Opened: 1897-1898 Area: West PO Type: PA

1   QUDENI 1C POST OFFICE   16.02.1897
(Kantey)
16.12.1897
(Kantey)
 

RORKE'S DRIFT

Opened: 1889-1898 Area: West PO Type: PO

1     3C "ZULULAND"   27.07.1889
(Kantey)
??.??.1890
(Kantey)
 
2     2C "ZULULAND"     15.04.1889
(Spink Auction)
 
       

UBOMBO

Opened: 1895-1898 Area: North PO Type: PA

1     1C "ZULULAND"   11.10.1895
(Aab)
24.05.1898
(Hamilton)
 
       

ULUNDI

Opened: 1893-1898 Area: Central PO Type: PO

1     2C "ZULULAND"   06.11.1893 09.12.1895
(Aab)
 

UMLALAZI

Opened: 1888-1898 Area: Central PO Type: PO

1     2C "ZULULAND"   27.04.1888 27.10.189?