Bensonton - St. Ann

Located on the Claremont to Chapelton road, eleven miles south of Claremont

Office was closed from 27.1.1900 to 26.2.1914

 

Cancel Type

Potter No.

EKD

LKD

Cancel Notes

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - R1/8

700.01
1.2.1894
3.6.1895

“94” of date in die.

Double Ring Datestamp - With dots

700.02
31.1.1896
1.4.1926

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - R1/18

700.03
3.6.1914
14.9.1914

Used after re-opening of the office. Full “1914” is in die.

Double Ring Datestamp - With dots

700.04
7.10.1919
28.6.1930

Used after re-opening of the office and used concurrently with 700.03.

Birmingham. Type - B1

700.05
27.6.1941
22.11.1962

Often used without year plug.

Modern Single Ring (with or without * above date)

700.06
7.4.1963
3.12.1985

Used in violet during February and March 1965 and 7.4.1963.

Two different dies.