Mails close at the Chief Post Office for the following places (subject to the necessary alterations) as under : Saturday, July 16.
For, the United Kingdom, via San Francisco, Continents of Europe and America, West Indies, Sandwich Islands, Northern Ports of New Zealand, &c., per Wanaka, as follows Ordinary letters at 6.30 p .m. ; late fee letters, at 7 p;m. ; books and newspapers, at 6 p.m. ; money orders, at 3p. m- registered - letters at 5 p.m. ; guard's van, 8.30 p.m. train.
Mails close at the Ashburton Post Office as follows: For Christchurch and North at 6.30 a. m. 10.30 a.m., and 5 p.m., daily. ForChertsey Rakaia, &c., at 10.30 a.m. and, .5 p.m. daily. For Dunedin, Tinwald, Winslow, Hinds, Coldstream, Rangitata, Orari, Winchester, and Geraldine, at 10 a. m. daily. For Temuka, at 6.30 a.m. and 10 a.m., daily. For Timaru and South, at 6.30 a.m., 10 A.m., and 430 p.m., daily. Fdr Greenstreet, Ashburton Forks, Motmt Somers, and Ashburton Gorge, on Tuesdays and Fridays, at 10.30 a.m. For Ashton, Waterton and Longbeach, at 4.30 p.m. daily. For Wakanui, Elgin, Seafield, Newland, and Kyle, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, at 6.30 a. m.
Mails arrive at the Ashburton Post Office— From Christchurch and Rakaia at 10.25 a.m., 4.40 p,m., and 7.50 p.m. From Ohertsey, &c. at 10.25 a.m. and 4.40 p.m. daily. ... From Dunedin and intermediate places at 5.35 p.m. daily.
From Teiriuka and Timaru at 10.50 a. m. 5.35 p.m., and 8.15 p.m. daily. From Greenatreet, 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 392, 11 July 1881
MAIL NOTICES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 392, 11 July 1881
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