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BARBADOS 1891 soldiers letter with enclosed letter stationery 2nd Batt The Duke of Wellington Regt addressed to Ireland franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied BARBADOS bootheel d/s AU 9 91
BARBADOS

1891 soldiers letter with enclosed letter stationery '2nd Batt The Duke of Wellington Regt' addressed to Ireland franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'BARBADOS bootheel d/s 'AU 9 91'

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NIGER COAST 1899 stampless envelope to London from an officer in the West African Field Force endorsed "No Stamps Available", charged 1d tax. Violet boxed datestamp of "BURUTU" on reverse. Receiving c.d.s. on reverse. Some toning.
NIGER COAST

1899 stampless envelope to London from an officer in the West African Field Force endorsed "No Stamps Available", charged '1d' tax. Violet boxed datestamp of "BURUTU" on reverse. Receiving c.d.s. on reverse. Some toning.

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SUDAN 1896 stampless envelope Field Service/No stamps obtainable addressed to Scotland, re-directed to London. Countersigned by Commanding Officer 10th Sudanese Regiment. "WADI-HALFA CAMP" c.d.s. 10 AO 96 on the obverse. Minor faults around the edges.
SUDAN

1896 stampless envelope 'Field Service/No stamps obtainable' addressed to Scotland, re-directed to London. Countersigned by Commanding Officer 10th Sudanese Regiment. "WADI-HALFA CAMP" c.d.s. '10 AO 96' on the obverse. Minor faults around the edges.

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MALTA 1897 envelope from Lance Corporal S.B. Kenyon H.M.S. Hawke Endorsed bottom left by the Commanding officer. Franked 1d adhesive tied MALTA A26 duplex JA 11 97 Addressed to London.
MALTA

1897 envelope from 'Lance Corporal S.B. Kenyon H.M.S. 'Hawke'' Endorsed bottom left by the Commanding officer. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'MALTA A26' duplex 'JA 11 97' Addressed to London.

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GIBRALTAR 1874 soldiers letter headed "From Lce Corpl E. Burden R.E. Gibraltar" countersigned by the Commanding Officer, sent at the 1d concession rate to St Georges Bermuda redirected to "Dockyard" Franked Great Britain 1d red plate 163 tied GIBRALTAR A26 duplex MR 31 74 with a red LONDON PAID transit cancellation below. An exceptional destination for a soldiers rate cover.
GIBRALTAR

1874 soldiers letter headed "From Lce Corpl E. Burden R.E. Gibraltar" countersigned by the Commanding Officer, sent at the 1d concession rate to St Georges Bermuda redirected to "Dockyard" Franked Great Britain 1d red plate 163 tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'MR 31 74' with a red 'LONDON PAID' transit cancellation below. An exceptional destination for a soldier's rate cover.

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NIGER COAST 1898 stampless envelope to Hampshire endorsed On Special Service, No Stamps procurable/F.H. Howe Ltd 1st W.A.A.F.; double boxed "BURUTU" d/s in violet 25 DEC 1898 (Christmas Day!). Transit and receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
NIGER COAST

1898 stampless envelope to Hampshire endorsed 'On Special Service, No Stamps procurable/F.H. Howe Ltd 1st W.A.A.F.'; double boxed "BURUTU" d/s in violet '25 DEC 1898' (Christmas Day!). Transit and receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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SUDAN 1898 Fabricated taxed soldiers letter endorsed Soldiers Letter No stamps available FCE Cancelled ATBARA S.P.S. c.d.s. 30 V11 98 addressed to Alexandria Egypt where postage due applied
SUDAN

1898 Fabricated taxed soldiers letter endorsed 'Soldiers Letter No stamps available FCE' Cancelled 'ATBARA S.P.S.' c.d.s. '30 V11 98' addressed to Alexandria Egypt where postage due applied

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SUDAN 1918 (17th March) envelope addressed to London endorsed by the sender Col Sgt Ferguson War Office Khartoum Boxed DAMAGED BY IMMERSION/ IN SEA WATER" struck in violet. From an unidentified vessel.
SUDAN

1918 (17th March) envelope addressed to London endorsed by the sender Col Sgt Ferguson War Office Khartoum 'Boxed 'DAMAGED BY IMMERSION/ IN SEA WATER" struck in violet. From an unidentified vessel.

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ZULULAND 1898 cover addressed to Colonel Noel Royal Engineers,Maritizburg. Initialed bottom left corner. Franked 1d adhesive tied "ESHOWE" c.d.s. MY 13 98  The stamps were withdrawn on 30th June 1898
ZULULAND

1898 cover addressed to Colonel Noel Royal Engineers,Maritizburg. Initialed bottom left corner. Franked 1d adhesive tied "ESHOWE" c.d.s. 'MY 13 98' The stamps were withdrawn on 30th June 1898

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NORTHERN NIGERIA 1915 envelope to Paris endorsed top left W W Major G.S. franked Nigeria d and horizontal pair Northern Nigeria 1d adhesives tied "IBI NORTHERN NIGERIA" c.d.s. DE 3 1915. Scarce entire from Yola.
NORTHERN NIGERIA

1915 envelope to Paris endorsed top left 'W W Major G.S.' franked Nigeria d and horizontal pair Northern Nigeria 1d adhesives tied "IBI NORTHERN NIGERIA" c.d.s. 'DE 3 1915'. Scarce entire from 'Yola'.

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ADEN 1903 Indian Quarter Anna India Service stationery card From a major in the Hampshire Regiment addressed to Steamer Point. Cancelled "ADEN CAMP" c.d.s. 25 AU 03 Countersigned by Commanding officer bottom left.
ADEN

1903 Indian Quarter Anna India Service stationery card From a major in the Hampshire Regiment addressed to Steamer Point. Cancelled "ADEN CAMP" c.d.s. '25 AU 03' Countersigned by Commanding officer bottom left.

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SUDAN 1896 stampless On Active Service envelope addressed to Ripon. Endorsed N Young O.C. Horse B.F. "WADI-HALFA/CAMP" c.d.s. 8 OC 96 on the front. Light vertical paper fold.
SUDAN

1896 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to Ripon. Endorsed 'N Young O.C. Horse B.F.' "WADI-HALFA/CAMP" c.d.s. '8 OC 96' on the front. Light vertical paper fold.

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SUDAN 1898 soldiers envelope from Nile Expeditionary Force addressed to Surrey. Headed From Sgt Vernone 1st Grend Gds Atbara Soudan Franked 5m adhesive tied "ATBARA S.P.S." c.d.s. 18 AO 98 A further strike on the front.
SUDAN

1898 soldiers envelope from 'Nile Expeditionary Force' addressed to Surrey. Headed 'From Sgt Vernone 1st Grend Gds Atbara Soudan' Franked 5m adhesive tied "ATBARA S.P.S." c.d.s. '18 AO 98' A further strike on the front.

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NIGER COAST 1899 stampless taxed officers envelope addressed to London No Stamps Available / Yalwa L.Borgu Nigeria / Lieut M Wilson Blue pencil manuscript taxe marking and handstruck 1d On the reverse boxed  "BURUTU" cachet 15 DEC 1899 struck in black. 18mm tear at top on opening.
NIGER COAST

1899 stampless taxed officers envelope addressed to London 'No Stamps Available / Yalwa L.Borgu Nigeria / Lieut M Wilson' Blue pencil manuscript taxe marking and handstruck '1d' On the reverse boxed "BURUTU" cachet '15 DEC 1899' struck in black. 18mm tear at top on opening.

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BOER WAR 1902 soldiers letter No Stamps Available to the U.K. cancelled by a very fine "ARMY POST OFFICE WONDERFONTEIN" c.d.s. JA 10 02
BOER WAR

1902 soldiers letter 'No Stamps Available' to the U.K. cancelled by a very fine "ARMY POST OFFICE WONDERFONTEIN" c.d.s. 'JA 10 02'

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HONG KONG 1901 seamans envelope stationery H.M.S."Argonaut" addressed to London. Headed "From G.H. Ballard H.M.S. Argonaut China franked 4c adhesive tied "HONG KONG" c.d.s. JU  7 01
HONG KONG

1901 seamans envelope stationery 'H.M.S."Argonaut"' addressed to London. Headed "From G.H. Ballard H.M.S. Argonaut China' franked 4c adhesive tied "HONG KONG" c.d.s. 'JU 7 01'

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BERMUDA 1868 Officers 6d concession rate envelope with 1st issue 6d adhesive from a Surgeon countersigned by "C.H.Nugent Lt Col Commanding R.E. Bermuda"  The adhesive is tied by a poor barred numeral with a fine strike of the "BERMUDA/ST G" c.d.s. alongside 8 MY 68
BERMUDA

1868 Officers 6d concession rate envelope with 1st issue 6d adhesive from a Surgeon countersigned by "C.H.Nugent Lt Col Commanding R.E. Bermuda" The adhesive is tied by a poor barred numeral with a fine strike of the "BERMUDA/ST G" c.d.s. alongside '8 MY 68'

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