Franklin Town - Kingston

Located on Albert Street in East Kingston

 

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Potter No.

EKD

LKD

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Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*WI/37e

3070.01
4.1.1960
15.9.1961

Some later strikes in black.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - C2/43

3070.02
2.6.1960
16.3.1961

Modern Single Ring (* above date)

3070.03
15.6.1961
11.11.1981

Probably 4 different dies. Known in violet: 5.9.1979 and in red: 11.9.1979. Most 1981 strikes are in violet.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41d

3070.04
25.6.1975
15.2.1976

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

3070.05
14.11.1975
6.12.1976

Used in black January to April 1976 which distorted the die.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

3070.06
xx.11.1975
19.2.1985

No distortion. Used in a bright blue ink: 2.12.1980. Two dies: “FRANKLIN TOWN” 37 and 40 mm long. Both known used in 1984.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

3070.07
17.10.1983
17.10.1983

Reads: “JAMACIA”. Miss spelt.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

3070.08
19.8.1985
1.6.1989

Reads: “FRANKLYN TOWN” 35 mm long.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*/37

3070.09
13.10.1985
10.4.1987

Reads: “FRANKLYN TOWN” 39 mm long.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3/41

3070.10
7.11.1988
28.9.1990

Appears to be a different die from 3070.06 because no distortion present. Known in blue: 14.12.1988 and 28.9.1990.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3PO/41j

3070.11
6.3.1990
8.12.1994

Reads: “FRANKLIN TOWN POST OFFICE / JAMAICA”. EKD was in black.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3*PO/37j

3070.12
1.5.1990
30.9.1990

Reads: “FRANKLIN TOWN P.O. / JAMAICA” in large letters.

Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - O3PO/41j

3070.13
6.3.1990
2.8.1995

Faulty date plugs. Reads: “FRANKLYN TOWN POST OFFICE / JAMAICA” again with a “Y” in FRANKLYN. Usually very dark or black. Known in blue: 1.5.1990.