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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1894 Eastern Telegraph Company envelope addressed to the French Consul Mogador. Franked Gibraltar 10c adhesive tied TANGIER A26 duplex No 10 94
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1894 'Eastern Telegraph Company' envelope addressed to the French Consul Mogador. Franked Gibraltar 10c adhesive tied 'TANGIER A26' duplex 'No 10 94'

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SIERRA LEONE 1895 10c French Colonies stationery card cancelled CONAKRY c.d.s. addressed to London. On the front two line MISSENT - TO/SIERRA LEONE cachet in black FREETOWN c.d.s. alongside OC 8 97 On the reverse oval THE WEST AFRICAN TELEGRAPH Co LTD KONAKRY d/s 4 OCT 92 struck in violet.
SIERRA LEONE 1895 10c French Colonies stationery card cancelled CONAKRY c.d.s. addressed to London. On the front two line MISSENT - TO/SIERRA LEONE cachet in black FREETOWN c.d.s. alongside OC 8 97 On the reverse oval THE WEST AFRICAN TELEGRAPH Co LTD KONAKRY d/s 4 OCT 92 struck in violet.
SIERRA LEONE

1895 10c French Colonies stationery card cancelled 'CONAKRY' c.d.s. addressed to London. On the front two line 'MISSENT - TO/SIERRA LEONE' cachet in black 'FREETOWN' c.d.s. alongside 'OC 8 97' On the reverse oval 'THE WEST AFRICAN TELEGRAPH Co LTD KONAKRY' d/s '4 OCT 92' struck in violet.

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MALTA 1943 censored airmail envelope to Cable & Wireless Mombasa redirected to Durban. franked horizontal pair 6d and a single 3d adhesive tied COSPICUA c.d.s. OC 7 43 Boxed PAR AVION J JUSQUA  with manuscript KENYA Blank seal at left.
MALTA

1943 censored airmail envelope to Cable & Wireless Mombasa redirected to Durban. franked horizontal pair 6d and a single 3d adhesive tied 'COSPICUA' c.d.s. 'OC 7 43' Boxed 'PAR AVION J' JUSQU'A' with manuscript 'KENYA' Blank seal at left.

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SEYCHELLES 1903 postcard (Mahe Seychelles -Tortue de Terre) addressed to Cairo redirected to Trieste. Franked 6c adhesive tied SEYCHELLES c.d.s. 8 MY 03 French maritime octagonal marking on the front, together with transit markings.
SEYCHELLES

1903 postcard (Mahe Seychelles -Tortue de Terre) addressed to Cairo redirected to Trieste. Franked 6c adhesive tied 'SEYCHELLES' c.d.s. '8 MY 03' French maritime octagonal marking on the front, together with transit markings.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1907 The Pacific Cable Board illustrated envelope addressed to Apia Samoa. Franked New Zealand 5d adhesive tied FANNING ISLAND c.d.s. OC 11 07 A further strike alongside. On the reverse oval THE PACIFIC CABLE BOARD/ SUPERINTENDENT/ FANNING ISLAND cachet in black 11 OCT 1907 Transit and receiving cancellations.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1907 The Pacific Cable Board illustrated envelope addressed to Apia Samoa. Franked New Zealand 5d adhesive tied FANNING ISLAND c.d.s. OC 11 07 A further strike alongside. On the reverse oval THE PACIFIC CABLE BOARD/ SUPERINTENDENT/ FANNING ISLAND cachet in black 11 OCT 1907 Transit and receiving cancellations.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1907 'The Pacific Cable Board' illustrated envelope addressed to Apia Samoa. Franked New Zealand 5d adhesive tied 'FANNING ISLAND' c.d.s. 'OC 11 07' A further strike alongside. On the reverse oval 'THE PACIFIC CABLE BOARD/ SUPERINTENDENT/ FANNING ISLAND' cachet in black '11 OCT 1907' Transit and receiving cancellations.

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NIGERIA 1922 stampless O.H.M.S. envelope to Abuja from POSTS & TELEGRAPHS Department. Cancelled "LAGOS" c.d.s. AP 3 22. Black straight-line "MISSENT TO KANO"; various transit markings on the reverse.
NIGERIA

1922 stampless O.H.M.S. envelope to Abuja from 'POSTS & TELEGRAPHS' Department. Cancelled "LAGOS" c.d.s. 'AP 3 22'. Black straight-line "MISSENT TO KANO"; various transit markings on the reverse.

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GAMBIA 1940 multi franked airmail envelope with letter addressed to Maidstone U.K. Adhesives tied by the rare Bathurst via Imperial cancellation dated 27 AU 40 struck in black. The letter states that the envelope will be carried by a special flight - almost certainly the return trip by the Clyde
GAMBIA

1940 multi franked airmail envelope with letter addressed to Maidstone U.K. Adhesives tied by the rare Bathurst via Imperial cancellation dated '27 AU 40' struck in black. The letter states that the envelope will be carried by a special flight - almost certainly the return trip by the 'Clyde'

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NEW ZEALAND 1908 Christmas & New Year illustrated stationery telegram card showing on the reverse a Maori chief. Cancelled "TELEGRAPH OFFICE WELLINGTON" c.d.s. 24 DEC 08
NEW ZEALAND 1908 Christmas & New Year illustrated stationery telegram card showing on the reverse a Maori chief. Cancelled "TELEGRAPH OFFICE WELLINGTON" c.d.s. 24 DEC 08
NEW ZEALAND

1908 Christmas & New Year illustrated stationery telegram card showing on the reverse a Maori chief. Cancelled "TELEGRAPH OFFICE WELLINGTON" c.d.s. '24 DEC 08'

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GAMBIA 1969 stampless envelope with enclosed Telegram. Addressed locally to Bathurst. Cancelled "MANSA-KONKO" c.d.s. 19 MY 69 In the bottom left corner "TELEGRAPH STATION MANSA KONKO" c.d.s. initialed and dated. Reputed to be the only known example.
GAMBIA

1969 stampless envelope with enclosed Telegram. Addressed locally to Bathurst. Cancelled "MANSA-KONKO" c.d.s. '19 MY 69' In the bottom left corner "TELEGRAPH STATION MANSA KONKO" c.d.s. initialed and dated. Reputed to be the only known example.

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NEW ZEALAND 1910 New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs issued for Christmas & New Year showing on reverse Napier Breakwater in black, cancelled "MT EDEN" c.d.s. 24 DE 10.
NEW ZEALAND 1910 New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs issued for Christmas & New Year showing on reverse Napier Breakwater in black, cancelled "MT EDEN" c.d.s. 24 DE 10.
NEW ZEALAND

1910 'New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs' issued for Christmas & New Year showing on reverse Napier Breakwater in black, cancelled "MT EDEN" c.d.s. '24 DE 10'.

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B.O.F.I.C (M.E.F) 1942 double censored envelope addressed to the U.S.A. Franked Great Britain overprinted M.E.F. adhesive tied "ASMARA CENTRO" c.d.s. 19 8 42 "PASSED BY / 2 / CENSOR" bi lingual censor struck in violet. Eritrea Telegraph cachet at left.
B.O.F.I.C (M.E.F)

1942 double censored envelope addressed to the U.S.A. Franked Great Britain overprinted 'M.E.F.' adhesive tied "ASMARA CENTRO" c.d.s. '19 8 42' "PASSED BY / 2 / CENSOR" bi lingual censor struck in violet. Eritrea Telegraph cachet at left.

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B.O.F.I.C (M.E.F) 1946 envelope addressed to Sevenoaks Kent. Franked Great Britain overprinted M.E.F. 5dadhesive tied "LEROS POSTALE TELECO" c.d.s. 8 3 46 A rare use of the Telegraph cancellation.
B.O.F.I.C (M.E.F)

1946 envelope addressed to Sevenoaks Kent. Franked Great Britain overprinted 'M.E.F. 5dadhesive tied "LEROS POSTALE TELECO" c.d.s. '8 3 46' A rare use of the Telegraph cancellation.

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MALTA 1942 Cable & Wireless envelope & complete telegram received on the 8th April at St Georges Sliema. Delivered in envelope handstamped oval "MILITARY MAIL DEPT./MALTA" struck in violet pencilled 9/4/42
MALTA

1942 Cable & Wireless envelope & complete telegram received on the 8th April at St George's Sliema. Delivered in envelope handstamped oval "MILITARY MAIL DEPT./MALTA" struck in violet pencilled '9/4/42'

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NEW ZEALAND 1908 New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs issued for Christmas & New Year showing on reverse NAPIER BREAKWATER in violet, cancelled "GISBORNE" c.d.s. 24 DE 08.
NEW ZEALAND 1908 New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs issued for Christmas & New Year showing on reverse NAPIER BREAKWATER in violet, cancelled "GISBORNE" c.d.s. 24 DE 08.
NEW ZEALAND

1908 'New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs' issued for Christmas & New Year showing on reverse NAPIER BREAKWATER in violet, cancelled "GISBORNE" c.d.s. '24 DE 08'.

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NEW ZEALAND Unused KEV11 New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs illustrated stationery card (Queenstown Lake Wakitru N.Z.) Superb unused.
NEW ZEALAND Unused KEV11 New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs illustrated stationery card (Queenstown Lake Wakitru N.Z.) Superb unused.
NEW ZEALAND

Unused KEV11 'New Zealand Post Office Telegraphs' illustrated stationery card (Queenstown Lake Wakitru N.Z.) Superb unused.

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BERMUDA 1955 Cable & Wireless Telegram envelope marked Confirmation Copy Franked 1/2d adhesive tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. SEP 55 The date a little unclear.
BERMUDA 1955 Cable & Wireless Telegram envelope marked Confirmation Copy Franked 1/2d adhesive tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. SEP 55 The date a little unclear.
BERMUDA

1955 Cable & Wireless Telegram envelope marked 'Confirmation Copy' Franked 1/2d adhesive tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. 'SEP 55' The date a little unclear.

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