Hope Bay -  Portland

Located on the coastal road between Buff Bay and Port Antonio

 

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Straight Line Named Handstamp. Type - T3

4030.01
15.3.1803
7.5.1803

Another die sent out in 1833 is not known used.

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P2a

4030.02

Sent out: 1.4.1839, but not known used

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P3

4030.03
xx.xx.1859
xx.xx.1859

No “JAMAICA”.

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A48 H

4030.04
xx.xx.1859
xx.xx.1862

Numerical Obliterator. Type - A47 H

4030.05
xx.xx.1862
xx.xx.1893

Circular Named Handstamp. Type - P11

4030.06
11.5.1863
7.3.1910

Double Ring Datestamp

4030.07
24.4.1895
8.12.1911

Reads: “HOPE-BAY”, with hyphen. Rings of equal strength.

Double Ring Datestamp - with dots

4030.08
19.11.1914
13.9.1937

A fine inner ring and no hyphen.

Double Ring Datestamp - no dots

4030.09
9.9.1938
28.9.1964

Temporary steel datestamp

4030.10
21.1.1953
13.10.1961

Plugs often loaded wrongly. Examples seen with misspelling, inverted and missing letters. Also misspacing.

Modern Single Ring (with *)

4030.11
3.7.1958
26.1.1995

At least 2 dies which have always had small lettering. Later strikes may be a new MSR-91. Seen without year plug.