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TRINIDAD 1944 taxed envelope with central vertical paper fold. On arrival from Canada horizontal pair 5d postage dues applied tied "PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. 19 DE 44
TRINIDAD

1944 taxed envelope with central vertical paper fold. On arrival from Canada horizontal pair 5d postage dues applied tied "PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. '19 DE 44'

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FIJI 1949 registered airmail envelope addressed to Saudi Arabia. Franked horizontal pair 2d and dingle 2/- & 1/- adhesives tied "SUVA REGISTERED" c.d.s. 9 JE 49 On the Front is the "A.V.2" struck in black. Backstamps include Sydney & Cairo.
FIJI

1949 registered airmail envelope addressed to Saudi Arabia. Franked horizontal pair 2d and dingle 2/- & 1/- adhesives tied "SUVA REGISTERED" c.d.s. '9 JE 49' On the Front is the "A.V.2" struck in black. Backstamps include Sydney & Cairo.

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TRINIDAD 1965 taxed envelope from the U.K. sent by surface mail boxed "INSUFFICENTLY PREPAID FOR TRANSMISSION BY AIR" struck in red. On arrival 6c & 10c postage dues applied, from the 1945 issue, Chalk surface, tied "SAN FERNANDO" c.d.s. 5 OC 65
TRINIDAD

1965 taxed envelope from the U.K. sent by surface mail boxed "INSUFFICENTLY PREPAID FOR TRANSMISSION BY AIR" struck in red. On arrival 6c & 10c postage dues applied, from the 1945 issue, Chalk surface, tied "SAN FERNANDO" c.d.s. '5 OC 65'

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TRINIDAD 1957 taxed envelope from Brecon South Wales on arrival 8c & 24c postage dues applied both from the 1947 issue on ordinary paper, paying the boxed charge tied "SAN FERNANDO" c.d.s.
TRINIDAD

1957 taxed envelope from Brecon South Wales on arrival 8c & 24c postage dues applied both from the 1947 issue on ordinary paper, paying the boxed charge tied "SAN FERNANDO" c.d.s.

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NEW ZEALAND 1924 Compulsory registered taxed envelope from Fairlie to Dunedin. On the reverse is the rare label from the Post Office giving the reasons why the envelope has been diverted to registration. 2 x 3d postage dues applied paying the blue manuscript charge.
NEW ZEALAND 1924 Compulsory registered taxed envelope from Fairlie to Dunedin. On the reverse is the rare label from the Post Office giving the reasons why the envelope has been diverted to registration. 2 x 3d postage dues applied paying the blue manuscript charge.
NEW ZEALAND

1924 'Compulsory registered' taxed envelope from Fairlie to Dunedin. On the reverse is the rare label from the Post Office giving the reasons why the envelope has been diverted to registration. 2 x 3d postage dues applied paying the blue manuscript charge.

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OIL RIVERS 1893 OHMS envelope from the Post Office addressed to Transvaal. Franked G.B. 5d adhesive overprinted tied "CALABAR RIVER" c.d.s. NO 7 93 "PAID LIVERPOOL" transit c.d.s. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
OIL RIVERS

1893 OHMS envelope from the Post Office addressed to Transvaal. Franked G.B. 5d adhesive overprinted tied "CALABAR RIVER" c.d.s. 'NO 7 93' "PAID LIVERPOOL" transit c.d.s. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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TURKS ISLANDS 1895 2 1/2d stationery envelope addressed to London cancelled "T1" "TURKS ISLANDS" c.d.s. SP 15 95 on the front.
TURKS ISLANDS

1895 2 1/2d stationery envelope addressed to London cancelled "T1" "TURKS ISLANDS" c.d.s. 'SP 15 95' on the front.

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BRITISH GUIANA 1900 1c stationery card with message addressed to Georgetown cancelled "T.P.O. SUDDIE STEAMER" c.d.s. 23 NO 00
BRITISH GUIANA

1900 1c stationery card with message addressed to Georgetown cancelled "T.P.O. SUDDIE STEAMER" c.d.s. '23 NO 00'

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MALTA 1907 postcard from Egypt addressed to Malta. On arrival disinfected with a fine strike of the "DISINFECTED LAZARETTO - MALTA" c.d.s. 31 DEC 1907 struck in violet.
MALTA

1907 postcard from Egypt addressed to Malta. On arrival disinfected with a fine strike of the "DISINFECTED LAZARETTO - MALTA" c.d.s. '31 DEC 1907' struck in violet.

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BRITISH LEVANT 1911 envelope addressed to Leeds. Franked G.B. KEV11 1 PIASTRE on 3d adhesive tied "BRITISH POST OFFICE SMYRNA" c.d.s. SP 30 11
BRITISH LEVANT

1911 envelope addressed to Leeds. Franked G.B. KEV11 '1 PIASTRE' on '3d' adhesive tied "BRITISH POST OFFICE SMYRNA" c.d.s. 'SP 30 11'

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NEW ZEALAND 1926 registered O.H.M.S. envelope from District Land Registry Dunedin (500/7/25-6162) addressed to Christchurch. Franked 4d adhesive overprinted OFFICIAL tied DUNEDIN REGISTERED" c.d.s. 19 MY 26
NEW ZEALAND

1926 registered O.H.M.S. envelope from District Land Registry Dunedin (500/7/25-6162) addressed to Christchurch. Franked 4d adhesive overprinted 'OFFICIAL' tied DUNEDIN REGISTERED" c.d.s. '19 MY 26'

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1938 Formula registered stationery envelope Size G addressed to Union Castle Durban South Africa. Franked horizontal pair 20c on the reverse is a single 30c tied "TANGA" c.d.s. 16 AU 38 A small tear on opening at bottom right.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1938 Formula registered stationery envelope Size G addressed to Union Castle Durban South Africa. Franked horizontal pair 20c on the reverse is a single 30c tied "TANGA" c.d.s. '16 AU 38' A small tear on opening at bottom right.

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ASCENSION 1937 stampless registered O.H.M.S. envelope addressed to Toronto Canada cancelled oval "REGISTERED ASCENSION" d/s 16 FE 37
ASCENSION

1937 stampless registered O.H.M.S. envelope addressed to Toronto Canada cancelled oval "REGISTERED ASCENSION" d/s '16 FE 37'

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BRITISH HONDURAS 1951 registered envelope addressed to the U.K. Franked 3c & 10c adhesives tied oval "GUINEA GRASS B.H. T.R.D. JUN 26 1951 The cachet at left does not show the year.
BRITISH HONDURAS

1951 registered envelope addressed to the U.K. Franked 3c & 10c adhesives tied oval "GUINEA GRASS B.H. T.R.D. 'JUN 26 1951' The cachet at left does not show the year.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1915 censored envelope franked 1/2d adhesive tied "SWAKOPMUND" c.d.s. 25 DEC 15 Manuscript Unclaimed in red. Boxed "NON RECLAME / UNCLAIMED / ONAGEHAALD" struck in black. Scarce Railway cachet with SWAKOPMUND" removed. The arrows are stuck to the cover.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1915 censored envelope franked 1/2d adhesive tied "SWAKOPMUND" c.d.s. '25 DEC 15' Manuscript 'Unclaimed' in red. Boxed "NON RECLAME / UNCLAIMED / ONAGEHAALD" struck in black. Scarce Railway cachet with 'SWAKOPMUND" removed. The arrows are stuck to the cover.

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ST HELENA 1909 1d stationery post card with message used locally addressed to German Warship S.M.S. Lyserber at Jamestown. Cancelled "ST HELENA" c.d.s. JY 17 09
ST HELENA

1909 1d stationery post card with message used locally addressed to German Warship 'S.M.S. Lyserber at Jamestown. Cancelled "ST HELENA" c.d.s. 'JY 17 09'

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BRITISH GUIANA 1900 internal TWO CENTS on 5 CENTS stationery envelope cancelled "T.P.O. RAILWAY B GUIANA" c.d.s. 15 FEB 00 Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
BRITISH GUIANA

1900 internal 'TWO CENTS' on '5 CENTS' stationery envelope cancelled "T.P.O. RAILWAY B GUIANA" c.d.s. '15 FEB 00' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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VIRGIN ISLANDS 1940 stampless O.H.M.S. envelope to New Jersey U.S.A. cancelled "ROAD TOWN" c.d.s. NO 6 40
VIRGIN ISLANDS

1940 stampless O.H.M.S. envelope to New Jersey U.S.A. cancelled "ROAD TOWN" c.d.s. 'NO 6 40'

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NIGERIA 1934 envelope from Hastings to St Leonards On Sea redirected to Nigeria multi redirected within Nigeria with many transit cancellations. Two line "INCONNU / UNKNOWN" cachet in black.
NIGERIA 1934 envelope from Hastings to St Leonards On Sea redirected to Nigeria multi redirected within Nigeria with many transit cancellations. Two line "INCONNU / UNKNOWN" cachet in black.
NIGERIA

1934 envelope from Hastings to St Leonards On Sea redirected to Nigeria multi redirected within Nigeria with many transit cancellations. Two line "INCONNU / UNKNOWN" cachet in black.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1913 postcard (Royal Mail steamer "Saxon") addressed to Dover U.K. Franked 1d Transvaal adhesive tied " UNITED KINGDOM & AFRICA SEA POST 6" c.d.s. index S applied on the "SAXON NO 3 13
SOUTH AFRICA

1913 postcard (Royal Mail steamer "Saxon") addressed to Dover U.K. Franked 1d Transvaal adhesive tied " UNITED KINGDOM & AFRICA SEA POST 6" c.d.s. index 'S' applied on the "SAXON' 'NO 3 13'

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