Ewarton - St. Catherine

Located 18 miles north of Spanish Town.

Was closed 1858-1873.

 

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Potter No.

EKD

LKD

Cancel Notes

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P6

2830.01
18.3.1856
14.8.1874

Sent out: 26.9.1874 in time for opening of office. Used again after re-opening.

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A38 H

2830.02

“A38” was issued to Ewarton on 1.3.1859 but the office was closed and no genuine examples of its use are known. The die was passed on to Falmouth where it was used.

Numerical Obliterator. Type - 196 O

2830.03
xx.xx.1873/4
xx.xx.1898

Issued for re-opening of office.

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P11

2830.04
xx.xx.1874
20.8.1902

Double Ring Datestamp

2830.05
11.9.1902
8.5.1913

Outer ring much thicker than inner.

Double Ring Datestamp - with dots

2830.06
17.4.1914
15.9.1924

Rings are of even weight.

Double Ring Datestamp - no dots

2830.07
12.7.1921
16.6.1966

Birmingham. Type - B3

2830.08
14.4.1955
8.4.1957

Modern Single Ring (* above date)

2830.09
30.10.1957
17.2.1993

Usually with an asterisk.

Modern Single Ring - Dual Arc

2830.10
14.3.1955
22.2.2001