Key: 490  
Country:
Group: British
Volume: 5
Issued: 34 Stamps / dead country
  
  
 

Information
Area - 133,188 sq.km; Capital - Mafeking
A former British Colony, located in central part of southern Africa. In 1885
became a Crown Colony and the former Boer Republic of STELLALAND was annexed to
it. The northern part of Bechuanaland remained a British Protectorate (see
BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE). In 1895 annexed to the CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Colony,
which became a province in the Union of South Africa in 1910. Stamp issuing
between 1885-1895.
Hi ! I'm Buli, Your Bait-Tov Store Assistant.

Click Me To Show You British Bechuanaland Stamps in store.

Inscriptions
BRITISH BECHUANALAND overprinted on stamps of Cape of Good Hope
BRITISH BECHUANALAND overprinted on stamps of Great Britain
BRITISH BECHUANALAND

Index
BRITISH BECHUANALAND
 
Currency
12 Pence = 1 Shilling
20 Shillings = 1 Pound
Go Back
Related Countries

STELLALAND
Stellaland

BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE
Bechuanaland Protectorate

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
Cape Of Good Hope