Bull Bay - St. Andrew

Located in the east of the parish where the coast road enters St. Thomas

 

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Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P9

1320.01
12.7.1859
12.10.1859

There was a P9a sent out: 27.8.1857, but not nkown used.

Numerical Obliterator. Type - 615 O

1320.02
xx.xx.1876
25.9.1901

Dates approximate from range of stamps obliterated with “615”.

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P11

1320.03
5.6.1886
20.6.1928

Double Ring Datestamp - no dots

1320.04
11.12.1940
24.11.1980

Often used with year plug missing. Rings merged with use.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

1320.05
30.xx.1980
21.8.1991

Used in violet during 1980 and 1981 except in blue: 19.6.1981 and 11.7.1981. Used in blue during 1982 and up to 3.11.1983. Black: 15.6.1984 and 4.7.1984, blue: 9.9.1988 to 5.10.1988 and 21.8.1991.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

1320.06
1.3.1982
12.4.1986

Known in shades of black, violet and blue.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

1320.07
26.4.1988
1.6.1989

Known in violet: 22.1.1985 to 18.2.1986 and 1.6.1989. Signs of being held together with elastic bands on late strikes.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3PO/41j

1320.08
14.11.1990
8.9.1995

Reads: “BULL BAY POST OFFICE / JAMAICA”. Reports change from violet to blue and back several times and with shades in between.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

1320.09
1.11.1996
27.2.2001

Known in black 1.11.1996 to 31.7.1997 then in violet, but 24.11.1998 strike was in blue as was 27.2.2001.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3POWI

1320.10
18.8.2000
18.8.2000

Reads: “BULL BAY P.O. / JAMAICA W.I.”.