Yguala (Yguala de Iturbide)

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Yguala is located in the state of Guerrero. It was the 47th largest postal district, based on the number of stamps used, and 48th by total value of all stamps used. The average cost of the stamps used was 1.51 reales. No population data available.

Yguala had only one sub-office: Ciudad de Yturbide (or Iturbide, Yguala or Iguala).

The following consignments were made according to Chapman:
  Day Month Year Invoice # Medio Un Dos Cuatro Ocho
Sent 13 9 1858 145   200      
Sent 4 11 1858 170   200 380    
Sent 17 2 1859 28 120 400 380 60  
Total sent       3 120 800 760 60 0
Returned                  
Total Used 1740 3 120 800 760 60 0
Distribution         6.90% 45.98% 43.68% 3.45% 0.00%
Distribution vs. all stamps         0.02% 0.06% 0.05% 0.04% 0.00%

All dos reales stamps are from plate III.

Yguala was a principal post office from November 4, 1858 until the end of 1859. After that, stamps were received from Tixtla Guerrero and Cuernavaca.

The Yguala overprint is approximately 14 by 1¾ mm.

Forgeries from Yguala exist. A MEPSI certificate is recommended.

 

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