Alexandria - St. Ann

Located nine miles south of Brown's Town on the B3 road to Mandeville

 

Cancel Type

Potter No.

EKD

LKD

Cancel Notes

Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T4a

150.01
1.6.1837
1.6.1837

Sent out in 1810

Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T4b

150.02
18.1.1837
1848

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P2a

150.03
9.5.1839
11.2.1860

An extra double set of slugs were sent out 1.5.1847 for this cancel.

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A27 H

150.04
xx.6.1859
3.6.1891

LKD found on a dated Postal Stationary Card

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P11

150.05
11.5.1863
xx.xx.1895

Index "C"

Double Ring Datestamp - With dots

150.06
21.12.1896
31.5.1911

Dots are faint.

Double Ring Datestamp - With dots

150.07
5.5.1917
26.10.1937

Dots are clear.

Double Ring Datestamp - No dots

150.08
16.6.1932
18.12.1970

Apparently two different dies. Change probably made in late 1930’s.

Birmingham. Type - B1 - with *

150.09
1.4.1945
21.5.1991

Asterisk above date.

Modern Single Ring (* above date)

150.10A
2.2.1965
5.5.1993

Two dies. Distance between last "A" in Alexandria and last "A" in Jamaica is 12mm in original (Type A), and 11mm in one introduced in 1972 (Type B).

Modern Single Ring (* above date)

150.10B
1.1.1972
5.5.1993

Two dies. Distance between last "A" in Alexandria and last "A" in Jamaica is 12mm in original (Type A), and 11mm in one introduced in 1972 (Type B).