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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1892 1d Gibraltar stationery card with message addressed to Germany cancelled "CASABLANCA" c.d.s. JA 11 92 Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1892 1d Gibraltar stationery card with message addressed to Germany cancelled "CASABLANCA" c.d.s. 'JA 11 92' Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.

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BOER WAR (BERMUDA) 1901 censored 1d stationery card headed and dated Tuckers Isll DEc 6th 1901 addressed to South Africa cancelled "HAMILTON" c.d.s. DE 13 1901 Fine "PRISONER OF WAR BERMUDA / PASSED CENSOR" on the front.
BOER WAR (BERMUDA)

1901 censored 1d stationery card headed and dated 'Tuckers Isll DEc 6th 1901' addressed to South Africa cancelled "HAMILTON" c.d.s. 'DE 13 1901' Fine "PRISONER OF WAR BERMUDA / PASSED CENSOR" on the front.

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BRITISH SOMALILAND 1931 stampless OHMS envelope with enclosure from Director of Posts & Telegraphs. The envelope addressed to Brooklyn New York locally redirected cancelled by a fine strike "BERBERA PAID" c.d.s. 20 AP 31 struck in red.
BRITISH SOMALILAND 1931 stampless OHMS envelope with enclosure from Director of Posts & Telegraphs. The envelope addressed to Brooklyn New York locally redirected cancelled by a fine strike "BERBERA PAID" c.d.s. 20 AP 31 struck in red.
BRITISH SOMALILAND

1931 stampless OHMS envelope with enclosure from Director of Posts & Telegraphs. The envelope addressed to Brooklyn New York locally redirected cancelled by a fine strike "BERBERA PAID" c.d.s. '20 AP 31' struck in red.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1908 1/2a stationery card with message uprated 3c adhesive tied "HOIMA" c.d.s. FE 3 08 On the front is a strike of the boxed "TOO LATE" struck in black. "MOMBASSA" transit and receiving cancellations on the front
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1908 1/2a stationery card with message uprated 3c adhesive tied "HOIMA" c.d.s. 'FE 3 08' On the front is a strike of the boxed "TOO LATE" struck in black. "MOMBASSA" transit and receiving cancellations on the front

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BOER WAR (INDIA) 1902 censored envelope from Rev Burger addressed to his eldest daughter in Howick concentration camp South Africa. Franked 1a Indian adhesive tied "BHIM TAL" c.d.s. 29 MY 02  On the from is a superb strike of the rare double circle "BOER PAROLERS CAMP BHIM TAL / CENSORED" struck in violet. initialed in manuscript. Some edge wear bottom left corner.
BOER WAR (INDIA)

1902 censored envelope from Rev Burger addressed to his eldest daughter in Howick concentration camp South Africa. Franked 1a Indian adhesive tied "BHIM TAL" c.d.s. '29 MY 02' On the from is a superb strike of the rare double circle "BOER PAROLERS' CAMP BHIM TAL / CENSORED" struck in violet. initialed in manuscript. Some edge wear bottom left corner.

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ST VINCENT 1938 envelope addressed to Castries St Lucia franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied boxed "PAQUEBOT" struck in black. Violet "C.N.S. LADY HAWKINS" cachet and receiving cancellation struck on the front.
ST VINCENT

1938 envelope addressed to Castries St Lucia franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied boxed "PAQUEBOT" struck in black. Violet "C.N.S. LADY HAWKINS" cachet and receiving cancellation struck on the front.

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GIBRALTAR 1931 envelope from South Africa addressed to a Lance Corporal in the North Staffs regiment at South Barracks Gibraltar. Receiving cancellations on the front together with straight line "INCONNU" struck in black applied at Gibraltar. Returned to South Africa.
GIBRALTAR

1931 envelope from South Africa addressed to a Lance Corporal in the North Staffs regiment at South Barracks Gibraltar. Receiving cancellations on the front together with straight line "INCONNU" struck in black applied at Gibraltar. Returned to South Africa.

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TONGA 1914 Linen parcel post label addressed to the U.S.A. franked 1/- & 6d adhesives tied "NUKUALOFA" c.d.s. 12 AU 14
TONGA

1914 Linen parcel post label addressed to the U.S.A. franked 1/- & 6d adhesives tied "NUKUALOFA" c.d.s. '12 AU 14'

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FALKLAND ISLANDS 1918 envelope addressed to H.M. Customs Port Stanley. franked 1/2d and 1d adhesives (The 1/2d adhesive pays the War Tax) tied oval "DECEPTION ISLAND SOUTH SHETLAND" d/s 23 JAN 1918 struck in violet. A further strike below receiving cancellation on the reverse.
FALKLAND ISLANDS

1918 envelope addressed to H.M. Customs Port Stanley. franked 1/2d and 1d adhesives (The 1/2d adhesive pays the 'War Tax') tied oval "DECEPTION ISLAND SOUTH SHETLAND" d/s '23 JAN 1918' struck in violet. A further strike below receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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STRAITS SETTLEMENTS 1929 envelope to Molnbo Sweden franked 2c & 6c adhesives tied "KANDANG KERBAU SINGAPORE" c.d.s. 10 JA 1929
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS

1929 envelope to Molnbo Sweden franked 2c & 6c adhesives tied "KANDANG KERBAU SINGAPORE" c.d.s. '10 JA 1929'

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BARBADOS 1936 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied by boxed K.N.S.M. Motorship "COLOMBIA" ships cachet 23 OCT 1936 overstamped "PLYMOUTH PAQUEBOT POSTED AT SEA" machine d/s 23 OCT 1936
BARBADOS

1936 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied by boxed K.N.S.M. Motorship "COLOMBIA" ships cachet '23 OCT 1936' overstamped "PLYMOUTH PAQUEBOT POSTED AT SEA" machine d/s '23 OCT 1936'

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GIBRALTAR 1941 "H" Force censored naval airmail envelope to the U.K. with scarce short lived handstruck boxed "AIR MAIL" mark in blue. Ex Daynes.
GIBRALTAR

1941 "H" Force censored naval airmail envelope to the U.K. with scarce short lived handstruck boxed "AIR MAIL" mark in blue. Ex Daynes.

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SOUTH AFRICA KG.V. 1/2d illustrated stationery card The Charming Comedienne of the smart Company. Unused.
SOUTH AFRICA KG.V. 1/2d illustrated stationery card The Charming Comedienne of the smart Company. Unused.
SOUTH AFRICA

KG.V. 1/2d illustrated stationery card 'The Charming Comedienne of the smart Company. Unused.

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JAMAICA 1936 postcard addressed to Bradford Yorkshire. franked 1 1/2d KE.V11 adhesive tied "KINGSTON JAMAICA PAQUEBOT" machine d/s DEC 30 1936
JAMAICA

1936 postcard addressed to Bradford Yorkshire. franked 1 1/2d KE.V11 adhesive tied "KINGSTON JAMAICA PAQUEBOT" machine d/s 'DEC 30 1936'

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BOER WAR (INDIA) 1902 envelope addressed to Rev Burger in Howick Camp Natal. Franked horizontal pair Indian half Anna adhesives tied "SHAHJAHANPUR" c.d.s. 17 AP 02 Overstruck by a fine strike of the double oval "PASSED CENSOR P.O.W. I.G.F. SHAHJAHANPUR" cachet struck in violet. Very few examples of this cachet recorded. Rev Burger was held at Shahjahanpur at the time. He left for Bhim Tal on 20th April to become a parolee, this enabled him to move between camps to minister the men.
BOER WAR (INDIA)

1902 envelope addressed to Rev Burger in Howick Camp Natal. Franked horizontal pair Indian half Anna adhesives tied "SHAHJAHANPUR" c.d.s. '17 AP 02' Overstruck by a fine strike of the double oval "PASSED CENSOR P.O.W. I.G.F. SHAHJAHANPUR" cachet struck in violet. Very few examples of this cachet recorded. Rev Burger was held at Shahjahanpur at the time. He left for Bhim Tal on 20th April to become a parolee, this enabled him to move between camps to minister the men.

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MAURITIUS 1939 registered Express local envelope franked 2c and EXPRESS DELIVERY INLAND 15c on 15c overprinted in red, tied by "BICENTENARY EXHIBITION PORT LOUIS" d/s some small tone spots, scarce adhesive on entire.
MAURITIUS

1939 registered 'Express' local envelope franked 2c and 'EXPRESS DELIVERY INLAND 15c' on '15c' overprinted in red, tied by "BICENTENARY EXHIBITION PORT LOUIS" d/s some small tone spots, scarce adhesive on entire.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1943 registered envelope to Transvaal South Africa franked block of 16 corner marginal with labels and imprint 1 1/2d South African adhesives overprinted S.W.A. tied "WINDHOEK COUNTER" c.d.s. 29 X 43 An attractive multiple on cover.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1943 registered envelope to Transvaal South Africa franked block of 16 corner marginal with labels and imprint 1 1/2d South African adhesives overprinted 'S.W.A.' tied "WINDHOEK COUNTER" c.d.s. '29 X 43' An attractive multiple on cover.

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NATAL 1904 taxed postcard to Paris France from Pietermaritzburg. On arrival 10c postage due applied paying the charge.
NATAL

1904 taxed postcard to Paris France from Pietermaritzburg. On arrival 10c postage due applied paying the charge.

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MAURITIUS 1951 taxed redirected Airletter from Vacoas Addressed to France 10c postage due applied paying the original taxe marking, then redirected several times French 15c adhesive added.
MAURITIUS

1951 taxed redirected Airletter from Vacoas Addressed to France 10c postage due applied paying the original taxe marking, then redirected several times French 15c adhesive added.

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GIBRALTAR 1949 2d Illustrated lettercard with message addressed to Southampton with additional 1/2d adhesive tied "GIBRALTAR" c.d.s. 5 AU 49
GIBRALTAR 1949 2d Illustrated lettercard with message addressed to Southampton with additional 1/2d adhesive tied "GIBRALTAR" c.d.s. 5 AU 49
GIBRALTAR

1949 2d Illustrated lettercard with message addressed to Southampton with additional 1/2d adhesive tied "GIBRALTAR" c.d.s. '5 AU 49'

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