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Budapest is the capital and the largest city of Hungary,and one of the largest cities in the European Union. Budapest became a single city occupying both banks of the river Danube with its unification on 17 November 1873 of Buda and Óbuda, on the west bank, with Pest, on the east bank. More information at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Budapest
- 1 Postmarks in Hungary
- 2 Kingdom of Hungary era (1920-1945)
- 3 Kingdom of Hungary era (1867-1918)
- 4 Austrian Empire Hungary Crownland
Postmarks in Hungary
Cards and Covers
Kingdom of Hungary era (1920-1945)
Kingdom of Hungary era (1867-1918)
Main office - Föposta
BUDA became District I in 1873.
PEST joined BUDAPEST on 17 November 1873.
The link with the districts needs to be established.
Austrian Empire Hungary Crownland
The PESTH and BUDA-OFEN post offices opened before 1850.
Cover from OFEN
The OFEN WASSERSTADT office was moved in 1853.
Station post office
The Station post office opened in 1850.
On the 1864 issue. OFEN/RECOMEND. is very rare.