OLD PLYMOUTH . UK
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  Brian Moseley, Plymouth
Webpage created: May 06, 2020
Webpage updated: May 06, 2020

        

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CATTEDOWN BRANCH POST OFFICE

1889

In 1889 the Cattedown Branch Post Office was also a Money Order Office, a Savings Bank, an Annuity and Insurance Office and a Telegraph Office.

It was located in the premises at Cattedown belonging to Mr Samuel Joslin, grocer.

Letters were collected at 8.35am, 12.15pm, and at 6.05pm.  There was only one collection on a Sunday, at 12.20pm.

Delivery of letters from the General Post Office at Westwell Street, Plymouth, commenced at 7am and then at 11.40am, 3.10pm, 5.40pm and 8.45pm.  On Sundays, Christmas Day, Good Friday and Bank Holidays only the first delivery was made.