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

        

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MUTLEY BRANCH POST OFFICE

1889

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

It was located at number 5 Townsend Hill, Tavistopck Road, Mutley, where Mr William Nancarrow was both Post Master and stationer.

Letters were collected at 9.15am, 10.35am, 12.50pm, 2.05pm, 4.30pm, 6.35pm, 7.40pm, 9.30pm, and at 1140pm.  There were only two collections on a Sunday, at 6.35pm and at 11.40pm.

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.