Augsburg is a city (276,542 inhabitants end 2013) in the south-west of Bavaria, Souabia. It was a Free Imperial City in the 1276-1803 period. It is divided in 17 Districts.
It used stamps issued by the Bavaria (Bayern) State until 1920.
Meter cancels (all periods)
Allied Occupied Germany
Augsburg belonged to RPD Augsburg/München, PLZ 13b, in the American Zone.
German Empire era
Bavaria State era
Until 31 March 1920.
A Royal post office (k.b. Oberpostamt) opened in 1808. AUGSBURG used numerals 18 and 28 (after 1856) within a mill wheel (Mühlrad).
District VIII - Pfersee
Pfersee is now District VIII, incorporated in 1911. At its opening in 1865, it used the code 853.