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Irish Post Offices & Postmarks

Portumna, Ballinasloe
(Port Omna, Portomna) / County Galway.

The post office opened in 1794. It has a recorded undated name, mileage mark, penny post, maltese cross and was allocated numeral 380 from 1844 but this was later used in Portrush. It had an English & Irish SRDS, an Irish DRDS and English Skeleton.

Port Omna

Earliest known date - Unknown
Latest known date - Unknown
Postmark type - Circular, Double Ring, Space for code at top, date as DD MM / YY.

Codes Known -

DR 30mm

Portumna No Date      

Undated example from c1958







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