A Short Introduction To The Philately Of Palestine

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post offices in Palestine: area map for (56) Hebron Hebron
الخليل
Hebron (Al Khalil)
Pop.: 163,146
Govern.: Heb
Opened: 1870
PO Number: 401
Postcode: 706
31°32' N, 35°06' E
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Major city and muhfaza. Population rose between 1997 and 2007 censuses from 119,093 to 163,146. The town's first post office was opened in 1870 under Ottoman control. Under Egyptian control, an office existed from 27.09.1948 to 23.02.1949. Jordanian authorities operated a post office (district main PO) between 23.06.1949 and 5.06.1967. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 9.07.1967. The current PNA office is on Malik al-Faisal street
الخلـيــل / HEBRON / 1 III c14.11.2012
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Oval 37.00x38.00. (212) with new datebridge. (405)
الخلـيــل / HEBRON / 2 III c14.11.2012
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Oval 36.90x37.20. (213) with new datebridge. (406)
post offices in Palestine: area map for (57) Hebron, Haram Ibrahimi Hebron, Haram Ibrahimi
الخليل - الحرم الابراهيمي
Hebron, Al Haram Al Ibrahimi
Pop.: n/a
Govern.: Heb
Opened: 10.02.2002
PO Number: 409
Postcode: 703
31°31' N, 35°07' E
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Just SE of Hebron city centre, site of the Ibrahimi mosque (Tomb of the Patriarchs).
بري الحرم الابراهيمي / AL HARAM AL IBRAHIMI / POST / 409 VIII a12.06.2011
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archival strike 12.06.2011 (0407_20110612_001_DOC_V) from November 2012. (407)

post offices in Palestine: area map for (33) Bethlehem Bethlehem
بيت لحم
Beth Lehem, Beit Lahm
Pop.: 25,266
Govern.: Bet
Opened: 1870
PO Number: 501
Postcode: 150
31°42' N, 35°12' E
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Governorate capital with 25,266 inhabitants (Census 2007, 1997: 21,673) and a large Christian minority, dominated by tourism and trading. The post office is inbetween the municpal offices and Cairo-Amman Bank on the west side of Manger Square. The first post office in the city was opened by the Ottoaman authorities in 1870. An Egyptian office worked between 10.06.1948 and 11.10.1948. Jordanian authorities operated a post office (district main PO) between November 1948(exact date?) and 5.06.1967. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 10.07.1967.
مكتب بريد بيت لحم / BETHLEHEM POST OFFICE / 2 III c12.06.2012
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Oval 37.20x38.00. (408)
 
 
 

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