Find out the meaning of words used on this website.
Charges for services. Your parents might get their electricity bill or hot water bill in the mail.
Moved from one place to another.
- Cobb & Co:
A transport company that built coaches to transport mail and people.
Transported from one place to another.
- Delivery centre:
If you are riding a horse, you are travelling on horseback.
Mail that is sent from or to states within Australia. It might also be called "Domestic".
One thousand, thousand: 1, 000, 000.
Mail that is from or to another country. This might also be called "International".
Goods that are packaged or wrapped.
Someone who delivers your mail.
- Posting box (street posting box):
A box you put letters in so that they can be delivered.
A man who was in charge of running a Post Office.
- Retail outlet:
A way of organising things so that you know which is which and where they need to go.
A ship that is powered by steam.
- Telegraph / Telegram:
An old way of communicating where a message could be sent over long distances by electrical currents or Morse code. The message was often called a telegram.