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Offline KD146

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British Postal Service CO
« on: Sunday 21 June 20 22:35 BST (UK) »
My great grandfather was appointed to the British Postal Service in 1896 as a porter at C.O.

What does C.O. mean?  Would it be Central Office?  If so, where was it located?  Many thanks.
Co.Dublin - Connor, Fox, Levey, Martin, Reilly, Roche

Co.Laois - Brennan, Cobbe, Curran, Querney

Co.Wexford - Kavanagh, Louth, Toole

Co.Wicklow - Booth, Byrne, Cannon, Franklin, Kearney, Keddy, Murphy, Turner, Waldron, Woods

Hampshire, UK - Hayter, Heady, Nutley, Pullen

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Re: British Postal Service CO
« Reply #1 on: Monday 22 June 20 06:53 BST (UK) »
Circulation Office - see the list of abbreviations here https://www.postalmuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Family_History_Research_Guide.pdf 

It's on page 62 which is page 63 of the PDF
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