Postal History of TANGANYIKA

Post Offices ACASIA AVENUE to BIHARAMULO

ACASIA AVENUE
27.02.1928 to 21.10.1929
Daressalaam Suburb

1   2C "DARESSALAAM"     05.02.1929 04.10.1929 120

AMANI
1920 to 08.12.1961
Former German post office in the Tanga Province

1   2C "Blank"     21.11.1922   400
2   2C "Dot"   23.03.1927 08.12.1961 8
       

ARUSHA
01.06.1917 to 08.12.1961
HQ of Northern Province
* no datestamp between 31.08.1918 and 11.04.1920

1   Telegraph     ARU 12.11.1920 08.08.1921 200
2   2C "Blank"     01.02.1922 08.03.1922 200
3   2C "Blank"   08.07.1922 13.12.1933 20
4   1C "Cross"     11.01.1928 14.01.1957 5
       
5   2C "Bars"   17.05.1933 22.02.1952 6
       
6   2C "Bars + cross" 10.10.1949 used on FDC 06.10.1933 27.07.1934 6
10.10.1949   4
??.02.1956   60
7   1C "Blank" Skeleton type 02.06.1953
(Aab)
14.09.1953 80
8   1C "Blank"   Skeleton type 02.10.1953 16.10.1953 100
9   1C "Blank" Skeleton type 11.11.1953 23.11.1954 50
10   2C "TANGANYIKA"   25.07.1954 04.01.1957 5
11   2C "TANGANYIKA" Lines on sides 12.05.1957 08.12.1961 4
12   1C "TANGANYIKA"     06.09.1960 08.12.1961 10
13   1C "TANGANYIKA"   Index "D" 03.09.1961 08.12.1961 10
14   1C "TANGANYIKA"   Index "C" 12.09.1961 08.12.1961 10
15   DR "REGISTERED"   12.11.1940 08.07.1961
(Aab)
5
       
16 "REGISTERED" Oval "ARUSHA"     11.10.1954 18.02.1958 8
17 "PARCELS" 2C "TANGANYIKA"   13.01.1954 26.09.1960 12

BABATI
01.03.1932 to 08.12.1961
Postal agency under Arusha

1   2C "Blank"     10.01.1935 01.07.1936 80
2   1C "Blank"   22.03.1937 21.05.1951 20
3   2C "Dot"   11.07.1952 08.12.1961 12

BAGAMOYO
01.06.1917 to 08.12.1961
Former German post office. HQ of the Bagamayo District

1   2C "Blank"   04.02.1918 13.06.1921 60
2   2C "Blank"   13.11.1922 08.12.1961 6
3   1C "TANGANYIKA"   Skeleton 10.04.1957   80

BAHI
1920 to 08.12.1961
Station on Central Railway

1   1C "TANGANYIKA"   30.04.1958 08.12.1961 20

BEREGA KILOSA
1954 closed by 1960
45 miles from Kilosa

1   1C "TANGANYIKA"   17.05.1956 08.12.1961 20

BEREKO
17.05.1956 to 08.12.1961
32 miles from Kondoa

Not recorded

BIHARAMULO
1924 to 08.12.1961
HQ of the Biharamulo District

1   2C "Bars + cross"
John Lund
  19.06.1930 22.12.1944 16
2   2C "Cross"   31.12.1948 08.12.1961 10