Cape of Good Hope

Ref: G3188
  • £30.00

1910 picture post card to Grahamstown with a ½d cancelled TRAPPES VALLEY DE 21 10. A Grahamstown DE 21 10 receiving cancel is on the card. Trappes Valley is a small settlement about 6 miles north-east of Bathurst in the Eastern Cape. It was named after Captain Charles Trappe who was Second in Command of the 72nd Regiment at Grahamstown in 1819.