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, Orari, 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, 6& 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. Fr»m 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. in. daily. From Wakanui and Seafield on Tuesdays and Fridays at 2.30 p.m. The outward mails for the United Kingdom via San Francisco, will close at tha Ashburton Post Office, on Saturday, the 22nd inst., at 9 a.m. W. St. G. Douglas, Postmaster. Mails close at 'the Chief Post Office, Christchurch, for the following places (subject to necessary alterations) as under: — Thursday, May 20. For Northern Ports of New Zealand and Australian Colonies, via Sydney, per Tararua. The next mail for the United Kingdom via Brindisi (for correspondence specially addressed only), will be closed at Christchurch on June 3rd, and will be due in London on July 24th. SYDNEY J. DICK, Chief Postmaster.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 102, 20 May 1880
MAIL NOTICES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 1, Issue 102, 20 May 1880
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