Falmouth - St. Ann

A major post town on the north coastal road.

 

Cancel Type

Potter No.

EKD

LKD

Cancel Notes

Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T2

2900.01
7.5.1793
14.6.1808

Reads: “FALMOUTH”. May be two settings of this die.

Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T3

2900.02
xx.11.1802
xx.3.1833

Reads: “FALMOUTH / JA”. Measurement variations suggest two settings of this die.

Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T4a

2900.03
14.6.1808
7.2.1813

Reads: “FALMOUTH”.

Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T4b

2900.04
18.12.1833
23.4.1839

Reads: “FALMOUTH”.

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P2a

2900.05
18.6.1839
16.5.1859

Ship Letter-08

2900.06
21.7.1845
21.7.1845

Type “SL8” not illustrated in Potter. Unconfirmed report of 28.3.1845. A single rectangle with sloping lettering.

Ship Letter-06

2900.07
xx.11.1846
xx.xx.1847

Type “SL6” not illustrated in Potter.

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P4/P4a

2900.08
20.8.1846
10.7.1857

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P10

2900.09
22.10.1858
5.9.1865

Known with both two and four digit year.

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A39 H

2900.10
8.4.1859
7.9.1861

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A38 H

2900.11
3.11.1863
28.5.1873

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P11

2900.12
24.6.1872
1.5.1896

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A38 N

2900.13
xx.xx.1880
xx.xx.1882

Squared Circle. Type - SqC-1

2900.14
20.4.1881
24.7.1909

Double Ring Datestamp

2900.15
10.9.1909
16.11.1929

New EKD

Double Ring Datestamp

2900.16
21.7.1919
8.11.1962

Letter “O” is tall.

Double Ring Datestamp

2900.17
5.5.1920
16.11.1929

Not identified in Proud!

Double Ring Datestamp

2900.18
20.5.1939
22.5.1961

Letter “O” is broad.

Birmingham. Type - B1 - with *

2900.19
2.4.1947
18.11.1971

\Modern Single Ring (with or without *)

2900.20
20.12.1955
7.2.2001

At least 7 dies of this cancel.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3PO/41j

2900.21
10.4.1998
10.4.1998

Reads: “FALMOUTH POST OFFICE / JAMAICA”.