1798 Menorca Minorca Minorque British Occupation The Opening Post Office
I have the honor to transmit to you, by direction of His Excellency the Commander in Chief for your copy of an order he has informed to the troops , respecting the establishment of a Post Office in the island of Minorca, and regular packets to sail from thence to Gibraltar & Naples. 2 Letter (HMS Dolphin Dec 10th 1798). This correspondence are the ONLY KNOWN OFFICIAL DOCUMENT IN PRIVATE HANDS RELATED TO THE SETTING UP OF THE BRITISH POST OFFICE DURING THE THIRD BRITISH OCCUPATION. An important piece of Menorcan (Minorca / Minorque) postal history under British occupation.
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