Hectors River -  Portland

Located on the coastal road, three miles south of Manchioneal

 

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Temp. Rubber Handstamp. Type - R1/8

3930.01
30.11.1897
23.12.1898

“HECTORS RIVER” in serifed caps. “JAMAICA” in sans-serif. “97” in date line removed for 1898.

Double Ring Datestamp - with dots

3930.02
xx.11.1898
27.3.1916

With quartered dots..

Double Ring Datestamp - with dots

3930.03
6.5.1917
2.6.1929

May be a refurbishment of 3930.02 with dimensions slightly changed by filing the metal clean.

Double Ring Datestamp - no dots

3930.04
9.6.1922
17.9.1945

Rings are well separated.

Registered Oval Datestamp

3930.05
2.4.1951
27.8.1951

“REGISTERED” is always clear. Issued in April 1950.

Birmingham. Type - B4 - with *

3930.06
2.7.1952
31.5.1966


Modern Single Ring (* above date)

3930.07
2.5.1960
27.12.1989

Two dies with a different spacing between “HECTORS” and “RIVER”.