Mails close at the Chief Post Office, Christchurch, for the following places (subject to necessary ' alterations) as under; Friday, December 31. For the United Kingdom, via San Francisco, &c., as under Money orders and registered letters, at 5 p.m.; books and newspapers, at 9 p.m.; ordlnai’y letters, at 10 p.m. A supplementary mail will be closed at 7 p.ra. on Saturday, January, 1, 1881. Late fee letters may be posted in the guard’s van attached to the 8.30 p.m. train on Saturday, January 1. Mails close at the Ashburton Post Office, as follows : For Christchurch and North at 5.30 a. m. 10 a. m., and sp. m., daily. For Ohertsey Rakaia, &c., at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily. For Dunedin, Tinwald, Winslow, Hinds, Coldstream, Rangitata, Orari, Winchester, and Geraldine, at 10 a.m. daily. For Terauka, at 6 a.m. and 10 a.m., daily. For Timaru and South, at 6 a.m., 10 A.m., and 4.20 p.m., daily. For Greenstreet, Ashburton Forks, Mount Somers, and Ashburton Gorge, on Tuesdays and Fridays, at 10.30 a m. For Ashton, Waterton and Longheach, *t 4.30 p.m. daily. For Wakanni, Elgin, and Seafield, on Tuesdays and Fridays, at 6 a, m. Mails arrive at the Ashburton Post Office— From Christchurch and Rakaia at 10.25 a.tri., 4.35 p.m., and 7.50 p.m. From Ohertsey, &c. at 10.25 a.m. daily. From Dunedin and intermediate places at 5.35 p.m. daily. Fr»m Temuka and Timaru at 10.15 a. m. 5.35 p.m., and 8.15 p.ra. 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, Elgin, and Seafield on Tuesdays and Fridays at 2.30 p.m. W. St. G, Douglas, Postmaster.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 219, 17 December 1880
MAIL NOTICES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 219, 17 December 1880
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