Tula

Stamp Usage ½R 1R 2R 4R 8R Total
Of all not returned 0.02% 0.29% 0.09% 0.07% 0.02% 0.14%
Rank 38 26 37 35 24 33
Tula, un real.
Fourth period, consignment 61-1865.
Ex-Stout.
Tula District Info
State City pop. District pop. Distance to Mexico City Sub-numbers overprinted? Survival rate
Hidalgo 1300 20000 80 km. (50 mi.) Yes Average

Tula was also known as Tula de Allende, or Tula de Hidalgo. It should not be confused with Tula de Tamaulipas, which was a sub-office of San Luis Potosi.

Stamps with sub-consignment numbers are few and far between. The number is probably often buried in the normally heavy cancels.

Consignment totals
Period Year Month Day ½R 1R 2R 4R 8R
Second       0 500 500 100 0
Fourth       100 1000 1500 100 100
Fifth       0 5000 0 0 0
Total sent       100 6500 2000 200 100
Returned 1866 9 6 76 4403 504 80 88
Total       24 2097 1496 120 12

Tula Sub-offices

Tula had 3 sub-offices in the Eagle period:

Huichapan, Ixmiquilpan and Zimapan.