Bournemouth (GB)

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Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town in the county of Dorset, GB. It is located on the south coast of England directly to the east of the famous Jurassic Coast. Penny Post Office (No.2) under Poole 1834
Money Order Office 1 February 1851
Barred numeral B60 issued Febuary 1860
RSO 1 January 1864
Savings Bank 10 March 1862
Telegraph Office 1870. Code used - BH
RSO 1 January 1864
HO / POST TOWN 1864

Postmark Examples[edit]

1872
1890
1896
1898
1880's
1883
1889
1905
1906

Poole[edit]

Bournemouth (GB) a.jpg
BOURNEMOUTH POOLE A slogan cancel COLLECT BRITISH STAMPS / WORLDS GREATEST HOBBY

Covers[edit]

1877
B60 cancellation.
1878 Bournemouth to Edinburgh, Scotland.
B60 cancellation.
1888 Bournemouth to Falsgrave, Scarborough.
B60 cancellation.
1881 Bournemouth to London E.C. (front)
1881 Bournemouth to London E.C. (back)
1883 Pimlico, London S.W. to Bournemouth (front)
Registered cancel S.W.D.O.
1883 Pimlico, London S.W. to Bournemouth (back)
1889 Brussels 5 to Bournemouth, GB (front)
1889 Brussels 5 to Bournemouth, GB (back)
1896 Bournemouth to London S.W. (front)
1896 Bournemouth to London S.W. (back)
1896 Boscombe, Bournemouth to London E.C.
Boscombe is a neighborhood of Bournemouth.

Cards & Other[edit]

1895 Bournemouth to Colchester
1952 Bournemouth Hants International Reply Coupon Type Im8 (Identified by the last line in the text box: !"Value in India and Pakistan is 2 ½ Annas").
1898 Bournemouth to Hadersleben, Germany (nowadays in Denmark)
1898 Bournemouth to Berlin, Germany