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POST OFFICE 1586
POSTMASTER'S OFFICE AND INQUIRY OFFICE.
George Square, 1st floor, open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
STAMP, REGISTERED LETTER, AND PRIVATE BOX OFFICES.
George Square, open from 6 a.m. to 11.45 p.m. on Week days. Sunday, 8.30 to 9.30 a.m.
MONEY ORDER AND SAVINGS BANK OFFICES.
George Square, open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed on Sundays.
NIGHT TELEGRAPH OFFICE,
In Ingram Street, open at Night only, and on Sundays.
PARCEL POST OFFICE.
George Square, open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Week days.
DELIVERY OF LETTERS IN GLASGOW.
Letters, &c, for the City (including Anderston, Bridgeton, Dennistonn, Parkhead, Possilpark, and
Springburn) are delivered by Postmen six times daily, Sundays excepted— 1st, 6.45 a.m. ; 2nd, 10.30 a.m.;
3rd, 12.30 p.m.; 4th, 3.0 p.m.; 5th, 4.30 p.m. (suspended on Saturdays); 6th, 7.30 p.m.. Box at Head
Office closing at 6.30 a.m., 10.0 a.m., 12 noon, 2.30 p.m., 4.0 p.m., and 6.45 p.m. There is also a
delivery in the Central Districts only at 9 a.m., closing time 8.45 a.m.
Correspondence for the Suburban Districts of Crossbill, Crossmyloof, Govanhill, Langside, Mount Florida,
Newlands, Pollokshields, and Shawlands is delivered fiom the Southern District Office at Strathbungo ; and
that for Dowanhill, Hillhead, Jordanhill, Kelvinside, Partick, Whiteinch, and all the Western Suburban
Districts, is delivered from the Western District Office.
There are five deliveries daily (Sundays excepted) from both of these district offices, commencing at '
a.m., 11.15 a.m., 2.30 p.m. (Saturdays, 4.0 p.m.), 5 p.m. (except Saturdays), and 7.30 p.m., Box a
Head Office closing at 6 a.m., 10 a.m., 1.15 p.m. (Saturdays. 2.15 p.m.), 3.45 p.m., arid 6.15 p.m. respectively.
On Sundays, between 9 and 9.30 a.m., there is a delivery of letters only to— (1) Strangers using the
Poste Eestante; (2) Renters of Private Boxes; and (3) Persons making use of the Express Delivery
Service.
DELIVERY OF PARCELS.
The first delivery of parcels in Glasgow commences from the Waterloo Street Office, and also from the
Suburban District Offices at 7.45 a.m. For the Central Districts only the first delivery commences at
8.45 a.m. The subsequent parcel deliveries are made at the same times as letters, &c, are delivered.
A Local Post Office Guide, published monthly, price One Penny, which may be had at any Post
Office or from the Postmen, gives information affecting the postiDg of Letters, &c, the despatch and receipt
of Mails, &c, from month to month. Annual subscription, One Shilling.
BRANCH OFFICES IN GLASGOW.
Collections are made from most of the Branches and Town Sub-Offices thirteen times a day, commencing
at 12.5 a.m. and ending at from 10.0 to 10.50 p.m.
* t Anderston, 84 M' Alpine Street.
* t Bridgeton, 66 Dalmarnock Road.
* t Candleriggs, 32 Candleriggs.
* t Charing Cross (568 Sauchiehall Street).
* t Crossbill, 526 Victoria Road.
* t Duke Street (316).
* t Eglinton Street (92 and 94).
t Exchange, b
* t Fish Market, 29 East Clyde Street
* t Govan (818 Govan Road).
* t Hillhead, 310 Byres Rd.
* t Hope Street (198a). a
* t Howard Street (27-29 Howard Street).
* t Kingston, 226 & 228 Paisley Road.
* <Maryhill (134 Main Street).
* t Partick, 5 Gardner Street
* t Stock Exchange (St. George's Place), c
* t Waterloo Street (cor. Wellington Street).
a. Letters posted at Hope Street, Howard Street, and Waterloo Street Branch Offices are collected at
short intervals from 8.35 a.m. to midnight. Sundays, 3.55 and 4.10 p.m. respectively.
b. Letters posted at the Royal Exchange Pillar Box are collected at about every half hour from
9 a.m. to midnight; Sundays, 4.45 P.m.
c. Letters posted at the Stock Exchange are collectedat various intervals from 9 a.m. to midnight.
Sundays, 4.5 p.m.

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