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MAURITIUS 1939 censored envelope addressed to Paris. Franked vertical pair 10c tied straight line SHIP LETTER struck in black a further strike on the front. Opened by Censor Mauritus numbered seal at left overstamed oval PASSED BY CENSOR MAURITIUS cachet. GERNARAL POST OFFICE MAURITIUS c.d.s. on the reverse11 OC 39
MAURITIUS

1939 censored envelope addressed to Paris. Franked vertical pair 10c tied straight line 'SHIP LETTER' struck in black a further strike on the front. 'Opened by Censor Mauritus' numbered seal at left overstamed oval 'PASSED BY CENSOR MAURITIUS' cachet. 'GERNARAL POST OFFICE MAURITIUS' c.d.s. on the reverse'11 OC 39'

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JAMAICA 1767 E.L. headed and dated Jamaica 20th March 1867 rated 7 in black, addressed to London with two-line "DOVER/SHIP LETTER" on the front.
JAMAICA

1767 E.L. headed and dated 'Jamaica 20th March 1867' rated '7' in black, addressed to London with two-line "DOVER/SHIP LETTER" on the front.

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NEW SOUTH WALES 1908 ppc written en-route Melbourne to Sydney, addressed to Southampton, franked Victoria 1d adhesive tied "SYDNEY NSW" obliterator MR 7 08. Double oval "LOOSE SHIP LETTER" struck in black.
NEW SOUTH WALES

1908 ppc written en-route Melbourne to Sydney, addressed to Southampton, franked Victoria 1d adhesive tied "SYDNEY NSW" obliterator 'MR 7 08'. Double oval "LOOSE SHIP LETTER" struck in black.

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ST HELENA 1900 envelope stationery Solomon & Co ST HELENA embossed on the flap. Addressed to Salisbury franked ONE PENNY on SIX PENCE adhesive tied "ST HELENA" c.d.s. 30 OC 00 Receiving and "PLYMOUTH SHIP-LETTER" cancellations on the reverse.
ST HELENA

1900 envelope stationery 'Solomon & Co ST HELENA' embossed on the flap. Addressed to Salisbury franked 'ONE PENNY' on 'SIX PENCE' adhesive tied "ST HELENA" c.d.s. '30 OC 00' Receiving and "PLYMOUTH SHIP-LETTER" cancellations on the reverse.

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GRENADA 1772 Jamaica Coffee House letter with enclosed bill of lading to London. Shows the use by James Gordon, Madeira wine merchant sent at the ship letter rate of 7d - 1d to ships captain, 6d Deal to London, double.
GRENADA

1772 Jamaica Coffee House letter with enclosed bill of lading to London. Shows the use by James Gordon, Madeira wine merchant sent at the ship letter rate of '7d' - 1d to ship's captain, 6d Deal to London, double.

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NEW SOUTH WALES 1839 Entire addressed to London. Framed "MAITLAND / POST PAID" struck in red and oval crown "MAITLAND POST OFFICE" cancellation on the front. "PAID SHIP LETTER SYDNEY" struck in red with boxed "INDIA SHIP LETTER / PORTSMOUTH" struck in black.
NEW SOUTH WALES

1839 Entire addressed to London. Framed "MAITLAND / POST PAID" struck in red and oval crown "MAITLAND POST OFFICE" cancellation on the front. "PAID SHIP LETTER SYDNEY" struck in red with boxed "INDIA SHIP LETTER / PORTSMOUTH" struck in black.

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JAMAICA 1842 E.L. from Salem North Carolina to Mandeville Post office "SALEM N.C." cancellation and straight line "PAID" struck in blue manuscript pd Endorsed Via Baltimore by the first packet for Kingston It was charged 27c "KINGSTON SHIP LETTER" c.d.s. on the front "AU 18 1842 (Type SL4)
JAMAICA

1842 E.L. from Salem North Carolina to Mandeville Post office "SALEM N.C." cancellation and straight line "PAID" struck in blue manuscript 'pd' Endorsed 'Via Baltimore by the first packet for Kingston' It was charged 27c "KINGSTON SHIP LETTER" c.d.s. on the front "AU 18 1842' (Type SL4)

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JAMAICA 1849 E.L. from Amhurst Massachusetts addressed to Mandeville Jamaica Via New York City and Pr Adele displaying on the front an oval strike of "H Underwood New York forwarding agents cachet struck in red. Rated 4 in black manuscript which has been crossed out and 8 inserted in manuscript. Two line "JAMAICA / SHIP LETTER" struck in black.
JAMAICA

1849 E.L. from Amhurst Massachusetts addressed to Mandeville Jamaica 'Via New York City' and 'Pr Adele' displaying on the front an oval strike of "H Underwood New York' forwarding agents cachet struck in red. Rated '4' in black manuscript which has been crossed out and '8' inserted in manuscript. Two line "JAMAICA / SHIP LETTER" struck in black.

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BARBADOS 1903 postcard used from New York to Barbados with a superb strike of the oval "BARBADOS SHIP LETTER" d/s 11 MR 03 unusually struck on the front.
BARBADOS

1903 postcard used from New York to Barbados with a superb strike of the oval "BARBADOS SHIP LETTER" d/s '11 MR 03' unusually struck on the front.

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SIERRA LEONE 1863 mourning envelope to Leicester with 5" in red manuscript on the front "SIERRA LEONE PAID" c.d.s. on the reverse struck in red FE 21 63 "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" on the front
SIERRA LEONE 1863 mourning envelope to Leicester with 5" in red manuscript on the front "SIERRA LEONE PAID" c.d.s. on the reverse struck in red FE 21 63 "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" on the front
SIERRA LEONE

1863 mourning envelope to Leicester with '5" in red manuscript on the front "SIERRA LEONE PAID" c.d.s. on the reverse struck in red 'FE 21 63' "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" on the front

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MADERIA 1855 envelope with enclosed letter headed and dated "USS JAMESTOWN MADERIA" Carried on the "COMET" and English Brig to London "SHIP LETTER LONDON" cancellation in red on the reverse. Addressed to Washington U.S.A. mss 8 denoting Ship letter  "NEW YORK AM PKT" transit cancellation.
MADERIA

1855 envelope with enclosed letter headed and dated "USS JAMESTOWN MADERIA" Carried on the "COMET" and English Brig to London "SHIP LETTER LONDON" cancellation in red on the reverse. Addressed to Washington U.S.A. mss '8' denoting Ship letter "NEW YORK AM PKT" transit cancellation.

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