Charles II: Post Labels, May 17 to August 1667

Calendar of State Papers Domestic: Charles II, 1667-8. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1893.

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'Charles II: Post Labels, May 17 to August 1667', in Calendar of State Papers Domestic: Charles II, 1667-8, (London, 1893) pp. 120-121. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/cal-state-papers/domestic/chas2/1667-8/pp120-121 [accessed 19 April 2024]

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Post Labels, May 17 to August 1667. [S.P. Dom., Car. II. 228.]

No. Time of Starting. Place of
Departure.
Place of Arrival. Time of Arrival. Time of Despatch. Time of Return.
1 May 17 2 a.m. London Chester May 17 1 p.m. May 19 8 p.m.
2 " 17 1 a.m. " Yarmouth May 18 6 a.m. " 20 10½ p.m. " 22 4 a.m.
3 " 17 2 a.m. " Portsmouth " 17 8 p.m. " 19 11 a.m.
4 " 17 " " Shrewsbury " 17 12 p.m. " 18 "
5 " 17 " " Plymouth " 19 4 a.m. " 19 11 p.m. " 22 6½ a.m.
6 " 17 " " Bristol " 18 3 a.m. " 19 1 a.m.
7 " 17 " " Gloucester " 17 10 p.m. " 18 10 p.m. " 20 2 a.m.
8 " 19 " " Preston " 20 11 p.m. " 21 2 p.m.
9 " 19 " " Yarmouth " 20 9 a.m. " 22 11½ p.m. " 24 4 a.m.
10 " 19 " " York " 22 Noon " 24 3 a.m.
11 " 19 " " Pembroke " 22 11 a.m. " 22 1 p.m.
12 " 19 " " Southampton " 19 8 p.m. " 20 11 a.m.
13 " 19 " " Newcastle " 21 11 a.m. " 24 "
14 " 19 " " Plymouth " 21 1 a.m. " 21 12 p.m. " 24 4½ a.m.
15 " 19 " " Manchester " 20 3 p.m. " 22 5 a.m.
16 " 19 " " Gloucester " 19 11 p.m. " 20 11 p.m.
17 " 19 " " Bristol " 20 3 a.m. " 21 1 a.m. " 22 1 a.m.
18 " 19 " " Shrewsbury " 20 1 a.m. " 20 11 a.m.
19 " 19 " " Chester " 20 10 a.m. " 22 Noon " 23 8 p.m.
20 " 19 " " Edinburgh " 22 6 p.m. " 26 3 a.m.
21 " 22 " " Southampton " 22 8 p.m. " 23 10 a.m.
22 " 22 " " Portsmouth " 22 7 p.m. " 24 11 a.m.
23 " 22 " " Newcastle " 24 1 p.m. " 26 6 a.m.
24 " 22 3 a.m. " Gloucester " 22 12 p.m. " 22 12 p.m. " 24 1 a.m.
25 " 22 2 a.m. " Edinburgh " 25 3 p.m. " 29 3 a.m.
26 " 22 1 a.m. Bristol Hounslow " 22 11 p.m.
27 " 22 2 a.m. London Pembroke " 25 11 a.m. " 25 1 p.m.
28 " 22 " " Chester " 22 " " 25 2½ p.m. " 26 9 p.m.
29 " 22 7 a.m. " Shrewsbury " 23 1 p.m. " 23 11 p.m.
30 " 22 2 a.m. " Manchester
31 " 22 " " Yarmouth " 23 5 a.m. " 23 p.m. " 25 6 p.m.
32 " 22 " " Preston " 24 4 a.m. " 24 5 p.m.
33 " 22 " " Plymouth " 24 " " 24 12 p.m.
34 " 22 " " " " 26 1 a.m. " 26 11 p.m.
35 " 22 " " York " 25 Noon " 27 8 a.m.
36 " 24 " " Shrewsbury " 25 10 a.m. " 25 11 a.m.
37 " 24 " " Southampton " 24 8 p.m. " 26 10 a.m.
38 " 24 " " Derby
39 " 24 " " Gloucester " 24 10 p.m.
40 May 24 2 a.m. London Bristol May 24 9 p.m. May 25 1 p.m.
41 " 24 " " Portsmouth " 24 5 p.m. " 26 11 a.m.
42 " 24 " " Manchester " 25 10 a.m. " 27 4 a.m.
43 " 24 1 a.m. " Yarmouth " 25 6 a.m. " 27 11 p.m. May 29 6 a.m.
44 " 24 2 a.m. " York " 27 11 a.m. " 29 4 a.m.
45 " 24 " " Chester " 25 " 27
46 " 26 " " Bristol " 27 1 a.m. " 27 1 p.m.
47 " 26 " " Gloucester " 26 10 p.m. " 27 10 p.m. " 29 2 a.m.
48 " 26 " " Portsmouth " 26 8 p.m. " 28 11 a.m.
49 " 26 " " Plymouth " 28 4 a.m. " 28 12 p.m. " 31 5 a.m.
50 " 26 " " Yarmouth " 27 8 a.m. " 29 11½ p.m. " 31 6 a.m.
51 " 26 " " Newcastle " 28 Noon " 31 11 a.m.
52 " 26 " " Pembroke " 29 11 a.m. " 29 3 p.m.
53 " 26 " " York " 29 Noon " 31 3 a.m.
54 " 26 " " Manchester " 27 4 p.m. " 29 8 a.m.
55 " 29 " " Gloucester " 30 1 a.m. " 30 1 a.m. " 31 2½ a.m.
56 " 29 " " Plymouth " 31 4 a.m. " 31 12 p.m. June 3 5 a.m.
57 " 29 " " Portsmouth " 29 6 p.m. " 30 11 a.m.
58 " 29 " " Derby " 30 1 p.m.
59 " 29 1 a.m. Bristol Hounslow " 29 12 p.m.
60 " 29 2 a.m. " Southampton " 29 7 p.m. " 30 11 a.m.
61 " 29 " " Yarmouth " 30 6 a.m. " 30 11½ p.m. " 2 5 a.m.
62 " 29 " " Chester " 30 2 p.m. June 1 Noon " 2 11 p.m.
63 " 29 " " York
64 " 31 " " Derby " 1 5 p.m.
65 " 31 " " Bristol June 2 2 a.m. " 3 1 a.m. " 4 1 a.m.
66 " 31 " " Gloucester " 1 1 a.m. " 1 11 p.m.
67 " 31 " " Southampton May 31 6 p.m. " 1 9 a.m.
68 " 31 " " Dover " 31 5 p.m. " 4 4 p.m. " 5 6 p.m.
69 June 2 7 p.m. Dover Deptford June 3 8 a.m.
70 " 3 8 a.m. Nieuport London- " 8 6 p.m.
71 " 7 2 a.m. London Chester " 8 10 a.m. " 10 Noon " 11 10 p.m.
72 " 7 " " Plymouth " 9 4 a.m. " 9 11 p.m. " 12 6 p.m.
73 " 9 " " Derby " 10 Noon
74 " 13 11 a.m. Aldborough " " 14 6½ a.m. July 5 6 p.m. July 6 9 a.m.
75 July 1 2 a.m. Dover " July 1 6 p.m.
76 " 1 Noon Aldborough London " 2 8 a.m.
77 " 2 8 a.m. Bawdsey
Ferry
" " 3 2 a.m.
78 " 2 " Aldborough " " 3 "
79 " 3 Noon Harwich " " 4
80 " 4 7 a.m. Aldborough " " 5 4½ a.m. July 5 4½ a.m.
81 " 14 3½ p.m. Portsmouth Staines " 15 3 a.m.
82 " 26 6 p.m. London Dover " 26 6 p.m. " 26
83 " 28 10 p.m. Harwich London " 29 Noon " 29 Noon
84 Aug. 1 5 p.m. Portsmouth Staines Aug. 2 7 a.m.
85-101 } 16 fragments of post office labels.