Mails close at the Ashburton Post Office, as follows :
For Christchurch and North at 6 a,m, 9. a.m., and 5 p.m,, daily. For Chertsey Rakaia, &c., at 9 a.m, and 5 p.m. daily.
For Dunedin, Tinwald, Winslow, Hinds, Coldstream, Rangitata, Urari, Winchester, and Geraldine, at 10.15 a.m. daily. For Temuka, Timaru, and South at 6 a.m. and 10.15 a.m. daily. For Greenstreet, Ashburton Forks, Mount Somers, and Ashburton Gorge, on Tuesdays and Fridays, at 10.30 a m. For Ashton, Waterton, and Longbeach, at 3.15 p.m. daily. For Wakanui, and Seafield, on Tuesdays and Fridays, at 6 a. m.
Mails arrive at the Ashburton Post Office—
From Christchurch at 10.35 a.m., 4.55 p.m., and 8.15 p.m. daily. From Chertsey, Rakaia, &c. at 10.35 a. m. daily. From Dunedin and intermediate places at 5.25 p.m. daily.
From Temuka and Timaru at 9.25 a.m. and 5.25 p.m. daily. From Greenstreet, Ashburton Forks, Mount Somers, and Ashburton Gorge on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 3 p.m. From Ashton, Waterton, and Longbeach at 10 a. m. daily.
From Wakanui and Seafield on Tuesdays and Fridays at 2.30 p.m.
W. St. G. Douglas, Postmaster
Tuesday, May 11. For Otago and Australian Colonies, per Ringorooma. Thursday. May 13. For Northern Ports of New Zealand, per Rotorua. The next mail for the United Kingdom via San Francisco, will be closed at Christchurch on May 22, and will be due in London on July 6. The next mail for the United Kingdom via Brindisi (for correspondence specially addressed only), will be closed at Christchurch on June 3rd, and will bo due in London on July 24th. SYDNEY J. DICK, Chief Postmaster.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 98, 11 May 1880
MAIL NOTICES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 98, 11 May 1880
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