Historical information

This stamp was made by C G Roeszear & Son Melbourne. This was passed to me by my brother,Mary Elizabeth Gillane Nee Markham.She told me-as long as she could remember,this stamp was used by her mother Bertha Jane Markham when she was Post Mistress at Mitcham

Significance

This stamp was used in Mitcham Post Office continually from 1920 to 1956

Physical description

Mrs Markham's Paid Brass stamp Wooden bull shaped handle attached to a brass oval shaped stamp with words PAID IN FULL Mrs Markham was postmistress at Mitcham.It was part of her shop & dwelling cr Whitehorse Road and Station Street.Building on WCC Heritage overlay

Inscriptions & markings

Paid in full