Bethel Town - Westmoreland

Located between Chester Castle and Leamington

Closed between 1899 and 1919

 

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Potter No.

EKD

LKD

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Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - C2/5

750.01
28.8.1891
18.3.1895

Strikes dated from letter contents or other marks. No date in die or in manuscript.

Double Ring Datestamp

750.02
28.8.1891
1.1.1934

Used either side of closure.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - R1/25

750.03
23.2.1923
25.2.1928

Used in black 23.2.1923 to 18.5.1923. Otherwise in violet.

Double Ring Datestamp - no dots

750.04
23.7.1936
3.12.1991

Rings are of similar weight.

Birmingham. Type - B1

750.05

Proof strike. Not known used.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

750.06
18.10.1995
15.10.1996

Reads: “ETHEL TOWN”. However, a strike of 2.12.1996 has “B” and appears the same?