Bellas Gate - St. Catherine

Located on the border with Clarendon, ten miles north of Old Harbour

 

Cancel Type

Potter No.

EKD

LKD

Cancel Notes

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - R1/25

670.01
28.9.1923
10.4.1924

Reads. 1st line: “BELLAS GATE”. 2nd line “.........192..”
3rd line: “JAMAICA”.

Double Ring Datestamp

670.02
1.4.1925
3.4.1942


Birmingham. Type - B1

670.03
10.7.1951
28.10.1970

Issued in February 1940 and probably used much earlier than EKD.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

670.04
8.12.1967
13.2.1968

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/35

670.05
17.2.1971
19.4.1978

Modern Single Ring - 68

670.06
15.4.1972
23.3.1978

Has been recorded as an ordinary M.S.R., but is certainly finer than normal.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

670.07
22.7.1976
19.5.1980

Early strikes in red. 1980 only in black.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

670.08
29.10.1977
19.10.1984

Known in red 21.6.1978 to 27.4.1983.

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

670.09
3.3.1986
26.4.1988

Reads: “BELLAS GATE/POST OFFICE”. No “JAMAICA”

Modern Single Ring - 91

670.10
17.4.1991
17.4.1991