Standard TPO Postmarks

 

Postal Wagons

TYPE 1
PASTA WAGONS

(Postal Wagon) above
The route terminuses below
Ornaments to the left and right
No index letter
Old orthography

Type 2
P. W. (Postal Wagon) below
The route terminuses -
(2 or 3), above
Star to the left and index

letter to the right
With or without segment bars
Old orthography

Type 3
P. V. (Postal Wagon) below
The route terminuses above
Star to the left and index

letter to the right
With or without segment bars

TYPE 4
P. V.№ or xx

(Postal Wagon No. x or xx) below
The route terminuses above
Star to the left and

index letter to the right
With or without segment bars

 

The two different types of

Valka - Riga (type 4e and type 4f)

Type 4e with larger index "a"

Type 5
P. V. (Postal Wagon) below
The route terminuses + un OTRADI (and return) above

Star to the left and

index letter to the right
With segment bars

Type 6
P. V.№ xx un yy

(Postal Wagon No xx and yy) below

The route terminuses + un OTR. (and return) above
Star to the left and

index letter to the right
Without segment bars

Postal Wagon branches

Type 7
P. V.NOD. / Pasta Vagona Nodaļa (Postal Wagon Branch) below
The route terminuses above
Star to the left and index

letter to the right
With segment bars

Type 8
P. V.NOD. / Pasta Vagona Nodaļa
(Postal Wagon Branch) below
The route terminuses + un OTRADI (and return) above
Star to the left and index

letter to the right
Without or without segment bars

Type 9
P. V.NOD.№ (or №№) xx un (u) yy

P.V.N.№ (or №№) xx un (u) yy

Pasta Vagona Nodaļa № xx un (or u.) yy (Postal Wagon Branch No / NoNo and return) below
The route terminuses + un OTR. or OTRADI (and return) above
Star to the left and index

letter to the right
Without or without segment bars

 

Note! The postmark for postal wagon branches No 43 and 44 lack the designation

N. or NOD. for the branch.

(type 9g)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

type 2a
type 3a
type 4a
type 4d
type 8a
type 9a
type 9d
type 9g
type 2b
type 3b
type 4b
type 4e
type 8b
type 9b
type 9e
type 2c
type 3c
type 4c
type 4f
type 9c
type 9f