Postal History of
JAMAICA

Post Offices BRAINERD to BROWN'S TOWN

BRAINERD
23.11.1909 to
Independence
Area: St. Mary
1   RECT TEMP     Spelt Brenard 23.11.1909 03.03.1910  
2   DR "JAMAICA"   01.01.1910 05.01.1939  
3   2C "JAMAICA"   Last seen: 27.11.1991 27.09.1939 05.08.1962  
BRANDON HILL
12.02.1946 to
Independence
Area: St. Andrew
1   OVAL TEMP       12.02.1946 11.12.1946  
       
2   2C "JAMAICA" Last seen: 19.11.1974 07.01.1947 05.08.1962  
BRIGGS PARK
05.03.1952 to 11.03.1952

Area: St. Andrew
Temporary office for Boy Scouts
1   REC TEMP       05.03.1952 11.03.1952  
BRIGHTON
06.08.1928 to
Independence
Area: St. Elizabeth
1   REC TEMP       06.08.1928 07.12.1928  
2   DR "JAMAICA"     23.09.1941 ??.??.1953  
3   1C "JAMAICA"   Last seen: 01.02.1998 07.06.1945 05.08.1962  
BRIXTON HILL
20.03.1951 to
Independence
Area: Clarendon
1   OVAL TEMP       20.03.1951 13.12.1951  
       
2   2C "JAMAICA"   Last seen: 01.12.1972 28.12.1951 05.08.1962  
BROADGATE
 14.02.1921 to 03.09.1942
Area: St. Mary
1   REC TEMP       14.02.1921 23.02.1921  
2   DR "JAMAICA"     05.08.1922 07.02.1924  
BROADLEAF
 18.03.1949 to
Independence
Area: Mancheter
1   OVAL TEMP     Name 30mm 18.03.1949 11.07.1949  
2   OVAL TEMP     Name 20mm 23.07.1949 09.05.1950  
       
3 REGISTERED OVAL "JAMAICA" Last seen: 31.08.1964 ??.07.1950 05.08.1962  
4   OVAL TEMP       03.04.1959    
BROMPTON
07.12.1956 to 29.07.1957
Area: Trelawny
Renamed Old Mountain
1   OVAL TEMP       07.12.1956 29.07.1957  
       
BROWN'S HALL
07.01.1922 to
Independence
Area: St. Catherines
1   RECT TEMP       07.01.1922    
2   DR "JAMAICA"     30.06.1924 26.06.1929  
3   DR "JAMAICA" Last seen: 24.04.1967 10.01.1934 05.08.1962  
BROWN'S TOWN
23.06.1857 to
Independence
Area: St. Ann
1   1C       23.06.1857 02.07.1858  
2   1C "JAMAICA"   01.03.1859 16.05.1905  
3   BONC "A31"   01.03.1859 20.03.1882  
4   SQC       02.03.1883 14.09.1912  
5   DR "JAMAICA"   Rings widely separated. Apostrophe in “BROWN’S”. 03.09.1913 05.07.1928  
6   DR "JAMAICA"   Last seen: 09.01.1970
Rings close together. Apostrophe in “BROWN’S”.
21.03.1922 05.08.1962  
7   DR "JAMAICA"   No apostrophe in “BROWNS”. 18.07.1928 04.04.1951  
8   2C "JAMAICA"   Last seen: 04.12.1979
Bar between “B” and “J” of Brown’s and Jamaica is 8.5mm long.
22.06.1940 05.08.1962  
       
9   2C "JAMAICA"   Last seen: 07.05.1990
Bar between “B” and “J” of Brown’s and Jamaica is 10.5mm long.
14.03.1956 05.08.1962