Mails close at the Chief Post Office for the following places (subject to the necessary alterations) as under : Thursday, May 12. For Otago, per Penguin, at 11.15 a.m.; late fee letters, 11.30 a.m.; guard’s van, 12 noon train. Friday, May 13. For Northern Ports and Australian Colonies, at 1.40 p.m. ; late fee letters, at 2 p.m. ; guard’s van, 2.30 p.m. train. Tuesday, May 17. For Chatham Islands, per Island Lily. Thursday, May 19. For Fiji, to connect with the Southern Cross at Auckland. ' The next mail for the United Kingpom (via San Francisco) will leave on May 21. ' Mails close at the Ashburton Post Office, as follows: — For Christchurch and North at 5.30 a. m. 10 a.m., and 5 p.m., daily. For Chertsey Rakaia, &c., at 10a.ra. auds p.m. daily. For Dunedin, Tinwald, Winslow, Hinds, Coldstream, Rangitata, Orari, Winchester, and Geraldine, at 10 a. m. daily. For Temuka, at 6 a.m. and 10 a.m., daily. For Timaru and South, at 6 a.m., 10 a.m., and 420 p.m., daily. For Greensureet, Ashburton Forks, Mount Somers, and Ashburton Gorge, on Tuesdays and Fridays, at J 0.30 am. For Ashton. Waterton and Longbeach, '4.30 p.m. daily. For Wakanui, Elgin, Seafield, Newlaud, and Kyle, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, at 6 a.m. Mails arrive at the Ashburton Post Ofii ce _ From Christchurch and Rakaia at 10.25 а. PL, 435 p.m., and 7.50 p.m. From Chertsey, &c. at 10.25 a.m. daily. From Dunedin and intermediate places at 6.35 p.m. daily. From Temuka and Timaru at 10.15 a. m. б. p.m., and 8.15 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 Elgin, Wakanui, Seafield, Newland, and Kyle, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and-Saturdays, at 4 p.m. W. St. G. Douglas, Postmaster.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 341, 11 May 1881
MAIL NOTICES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 341, 11 May 1881
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