Banana Ground - Manchester

Located six miles north-east of Mandeville on a minor road

 

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Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - R1/21

470.01
3.9.1923
29.12.1923

“192” of year is on die.

Double Ring Datestamp - no dots

470.02
7.10.1924
19.11.1976

1924 strikes were in blue and violet. Refurbished in 1930’s.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

470.03
6.6.1977
13.4.1983

Deteriorated and spread in size with use of black ink.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

470.04
22.2.1982
8.4.1987

Earliest strike was in black. No deterioration or spreading noted. There is a break in the lower oval over the 2nd “A” of JAMAICA.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*PO/37j

470.05
8.4.1987
21.6.1988

Reads: “BANANA GROUND POST OFFICE/JAMAICA”

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

470.06
8.8.1989
28.10.1992

Issued 14.7.1989. No break in inner oval.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41j

470.07
14.3.1995
31.7.1995

Larger lettering than 470.05 and no asterisks.