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ORANGE RIVER COLONY KEV11 usage undated postcard addressed to Aberdeen Scotland. Franked 1d adhesive tied by a superb strike 40 in oval straight line of bars.
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

KEV11 usage undated postcard addressed to Aberdeen Scotland. Franked 1d adhesive tied by a superb strike '40' in oval straight line of bars.

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ORANGE RIVER COLONY 1906 postcard addressed to Ayr Scotland. franked 1d adhesive tied RAILWAY TELEGRAPHS WESTMINSTER c.d.s. 24 DEC 06BLOMFONTEIN transit on the front. Some tone spots.
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

1906 postcard addressed to Ayr Scotland. franked 1d adhesive tied 'RAILWAY TELEGRAPHS WESTMINSTER' c.d.s. '24 DEC 06''BLOMFONTEIN' transit on the front. Some tone spots.

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HONG KONG 1905 postcard addressed to the U.K. Franked 4c adhesive tied CHEFOO BRITISH P.O. c.d.s. 21 SP 05 VICTORIA transit cancellation on the front.
HONG KONG

1905 postcard addressed to the U.K. Franked 4c adhesive tied 'CHEFOO BRITISH P.O.' c.d.s. '21 SP 05' 'VICTORIA' transit cancellation on the front.

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NEW ZEALAND 1915 stampless postcard addressed to Napier New Zealand. Large oval AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL struck in violet fascimile E.B. NORTON/ MAJOR in the centre HILWAN c.d.s. on the front 20 X 15
NEW ZEALAND

1915 stampless postcard addressed to Napier New Zealand. Large oval 'AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL' struck in violet fascimile 'E.B. NORTON/ MAJOR' in the centre 'HILWAN' c.d.s. on the front '20 X 15'

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NORTH BORNEO 1936 photographic postcard addressed to New York. Franked 3c & 5c adhesives tied SANDAKAN c.d.s. 5 JUN 1936
NORTH BORNEO 1936 photographic postcard addressed to New York. Franked 3c & 5c adhesives tied SANDAKAN c.d.s. 5 JUN 1936
NORTH BORNEO

1936 photographic postcard addressed to New York. Franked 3c & 5c adhesives tied 'SANDAKAN' c.d.s. '5 JUN 1936'

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NYASALAND 1928 photographic postcard addressed to London. Franked 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied MIKALONGWE c.d.s. 29 NOV 28
NYASALAND

1928 photographic postcard addressed to London. Franked 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'MIKALONGWE' c.d.s. '29 NOV 28'

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MALTA 1903 postcard from Suez Egypt addressed to Malta. Oval DISINFECTED LAZARETTO MALTA datestamp 10 OC 03 Receiving cancellation and postmans handstamp on the front.
MALTA

1903 postcard from Suez Egypt addressed to Malta. Oval 'DISINFECTED LAZARETTO MALTA' datestamp '10 OC 03' Receiving cancellation and postmans handstamp on the front.

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LAGOS 1904 postcard addressed to Margate franked 1d adhesive tied IBABAN W.C.A. c.d.s. NO 16 1904 "LAGOS transit cancellation on the front.
LAGOS

1904 postcard addressed to Margate franked 1d adhesive tied 'IBABAN W.C.A.' c.d.s. 'NO 16 1904' "LAGOS' transit cancellation on the front.

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FIJI 1925 taxed postcard addressed to Auckland. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives tied SUVA c.d.s. 22 MY 25 On arrival 1/2d & 1d postage dues applied paying the charge tied POSTMANS BRANCH AUCKLAND c.d.s.
FIJI

1925 taxed postcard addressed to Auckland. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives tied 'SUVA' c.d.s. '22 MY 25' On arrival 1/2d & 1d postage dues applied paying the charge tied 'POSTMANS BRANCH AUCKLAND' c.d.s.

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SOUTHERN RHODESIA 1935 ppc (Opening of the Birchenough Bridge) addressed to Salisbury. Franked 1d adhesive tied BIRCHENOUGH BRIDGE c.d.s. 20 DEC 1935 The day of the bridge opening. A further smudged strike of the cancellation on the front.
SOUTHERN RHODESIA

1935 ppc (Opening of the Birchenough Bridge) addressed to Salisbury. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'BIRCHENOUGH BRIDGE' c.d.s. 20 DEC 1935' The day of the bridge opening. A further smudged strike of the cancellation on the front.

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SOUTHERN NIGERIA 1913 postcard addressed to Hull. Franked 1d adhesive tied IKOT EKPENE c.d.s. JA 2 13 struck in violet.
SOUTHERN NIGERIA 1913 postcard addressed to Hull. Franked 1d adhesive tied IKOT EKPENE c.d.s. JA 2 13 struck in violet.
SOUTHERN NIGERIA

1913 postcard addressed to Hull. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'IKOT EKPENE' c.d.s. 'JA 2 13' struck in violet.

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GIBRALTAR 1909postcard addressed to France. franked 1/2d adhesive unusually tied by the VALLENA ALICANTE c.d.s. No postage due has been charged.
GIBRALTAR

1909postcard addressed to France. franked 1/2d adhesive unusually tied by the 'VALLENA ALICANTE' c.d.s. No postage due has been charged.

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SWAZILAND 1918 censored photographic postcard addressed to France. Franked South African 1d adhesive tied MBABANE c.d.s. 6 JUN 18 Violet censor cachet alongside.
SWAZILAND 1918 censored photographic postcard addressed to France. Franked South African 1d adhesive tied MBABANE c.d.s. 6 JUN 18 Violet censor cachet alongside.
SWAZILAND

1918 censored photographic postcard addressed to France. Franked South African 1d adhesive tied 'MBABANE' c.d.s. '6 JUN 18' Violet censor cachet alongside.

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SWAZILAND 1911 postcard (Robinson G.M. Co. No 1 shaft) addressed to France. Franked Transvaal 1d adhesive tied FORBES REEF SWAZILAND c.d.s. 25 FEB 11
SWAZILAND

1911 postcard (Robinson G.M. Co. No 1 shaft) addressed to France. Franked Transvaal 1d adhesive tied 'FORBES REEF SWAZILAND' c.d.s. '25 FEB 11'

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NORFOLK ISLAND Early b/w postcard The Patterson Memorial Chapel, Norfolk Island. (Melanesian Mission Pictorial Postcard, - Series 1) Superb.
NORFOLK ISLAND

Early b/w postcard The Patterson Memorial Chapel, Norfolk Island. (Melanesian Mission Pictorial Postcard, - Series 1) Superb.

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NORFOLK ISLAND Early b/w postcard Prison Ruins, Norfolk Island (Melanesian Mission Postcards.-Series 3. No 8) Superb.
NORFOLK ISLAND

Early b/w postcard Prison Ruins, Norfolk Island (Melanesian Mission Postcards.-Series 3. No 8) Superb.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1930 taxed postcard from Ramsgate addressed to Jinja. On arrival 10c postage due applied tied REGISTERED JINJA c.d.s. 10 DE 30
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1930 taxed postcard from Ramsgate addressed to Jinja. On arrival 10c postage due applied tied 'REGISTERED JINJA' c.d.s. '10 DE 30'

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VICTORIA 1910 taxed postcard addressed to Norway. Franked 1d adhesive tied MELBOURNE slogan d/s 23 NOV 10 On arrival horizontal pair 4 ore postage dues applied paying the charge.
VICTORIA

1910 taxed postcard addressed to Norway. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'MELBOURNE' slogan d/s '23 NOV 10' On arrival horizontal pair 4 ore postage dues applied paying the charge.

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BRITISH EAST AFRICA 1903 postcard issued by The Neukirchen Missionary Society addressed to Johannesburg. Franked 1a adhesive tied LAMU hatched circle d/s 8 NO 03 Transit cancellations on the front. Scarce card.
BRITISH EAST AFRICA

1903 postcard issued by The Neukirchen Missionary Society addressed to Johannesburg. Franked 1a adhesive tied 'LAMU' hatched circle d/s '8 NO 03' Transit cancellations on the front. Scarce card.

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NEW SOUTH WALES 1905 registered local postcard for the Silver Jubilee 1855- 1905 issued by Sydney Philatelic Society. Franked 5d adhesive tied ST JAMES HALL / 5d / JUBILEE c.d.s. 2 DEC 05 A further strike alongside. Scarce registered usage.
NEW SOUTH WALES 1905 registered local postcard for the Silver Jubilee 1855- 1905 issued by Sydney Philatelic Society. Franked 5d adhesive tied ST JAMES HALL / 5d / JUBILEE c.d.s. 2 DEC 05 A further strike alongside. Scarce registered usage.
NEW SOUTH WALES

1905 registered local postcard for the Silver Jubilee 1855- 1905' issued by Sydney Philatelic Society. Franked 5d adhesive tied 'ST JAMES HALL / 5d / JUBILEE' c.d.s. '2 DEC 05' A further strike alongside. Scarce registered usage.

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SWAZILAND 1935 multi franked photographic postcard addressed to Austria, adhesives tied MBABANE c.d.s. 28 APR 35
SWAZILAND 1935 multi franked photographic postcard addressed to Austria, adhesives tied MBABANE c.d.s. 28 APR 35
SWAZILAND

1935 multi franked photographic postcard addressed to Austria, adhesives tied 'MBABANE' c.d.s. '28 APR 35'

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LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA) 1943 airmail postcard addressed to New York. Franked 1d & 6d adhesives tied ST JOHNS c.d.s. AP 9 43 Crown octagonal "PASSED I.B./... struck in violet. One other example is recorded which is struck in black.
LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA)

1943 airmail postcard addressed to New York. Franked 1d & 6d adhesives tied 'ST JOHNS' c.d.s. 'AP 9 43' Crown octagonal "PASSED I.B./...' struck in violet. One other example is recorded which is struck in black.

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MALTA 1908 postcard addressed to South Wales franked 1d adhesive tied PAULA/PM c.d.s. AP 13 08  Transit cancellation on the front.
MALTA

1908 postcard addressed to South Wales franked 1d adhesive tied 'PAULA/PM' c.d.s. 'AP 13 08' Transit cancellation on the front.

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BRITISH BECHUNALAND 1925 postcard addressed to Belgium. franked Great Britain overprintewd 2d adhesive tied RAMOUSTA c.d.s. 18 JUL 25 in blue-green.
BRITISH BECHUNALAND

1925 postcard addressed to Belgium. franked Great Britain overprintewd 2d adhesive tied 'RAMOUSTA' c.d.s. '18 JUL 25' in blue-green.

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MALTA 1908 taxed postcard addressed to London. Franked Great Britain 1d tied dumb obliterator with 0 denoting adhesive not valid. ASCIAK / PM c.d.s. on the front SP 6 08
MALTA

1908 taxed postcard addressed to London. Franked Great Britain 1d tied dumb obliterator with '0' denoting adhesive not valid. 'ASCIAK / PM' c.d.s. on the front 'SP 6 08'

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SOUTH AFRICA 1925 postcard from Trowbridge to Port Elizabeth  Boxed bi-lingual DAMAGED BY FIRE cachet in violet. On 18th May the European Mail train arrived at Kruidfontein Station where a mail truck was found to be on fire. The contents of the truck were returned to Cape Town CAPE TOWN" cancellation applied 3 JUN 25
SOUTH AFRICA

1925 postcard from Trowbridge to Port Elizabeth Boxed bi-lingual 'DAMAGED BY FIRE' cachet in violet. On 18th May the European Mail train arrived at Kruidfontein Station where a mail truck was found to be on fire. The contents of the truck were returned to Cape Town 'CAPE TOWN" cancellation applied '3 JUN 25'

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GOLD COAST 1915 censored postcard addressed to Switzerland. franked 1d adhesive tied crown ANUM c.d.s. AUG 8 16Crown in centre PASSED BY CENSOR struck in blue.
GOLD COAST

1915 censored postcard addressed to Switzerland. franked 1d adhesive tied crown 'ANUM' c.d.s. 'AUG 8 16'Crown in centre 'PASSED BY CENSOR' struck in blue.

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MALTA 1912 postcard from Christiania Norway addressed to Malta with receiving cancellation on the front MY 14 12 Boxed bilingual Postage Stamp Lost in Transit struck in black.
MALTA

1912 postcard from Christiania Norway addressed to Malta with receiving cancellation on the front 'MY 14 12' Boxed bilingual 'Postage Stamp Lost in Transit' struck in black.

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ADEN 1943 card originating from the U.S. Army stationed in Aden. It was used to cover the sending of a mail pouch to the U.S.A. Used as an official receipt. Cancelled U.S. ARMY POSTAL SERVICE / 663 / A.P.o. d/s OCT 29 1943 Vertical fold at right side.
ADEN

1943 card originating from the U.S. Army stationed in Aden. It was used to cover the sending of a mail pouch to the U.S.A. Used as an official receipt. Cancelled 'U.S. ARMY POSTAL SERVICE / 663 / A.P.o. d/s 'OCT 29 1943' Vertical fold at right side.

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MALTA 1910 postcard from Sliema to Camberley Surrey on arrival manuscript Not Known and boxed Not to be found/J.65 in black. returned to Malta boxed Not Found in violet and RETd LETTER BRANCH / G.P.O. MALTA c.d.s. JA 15 10
MALTA

1910 postcard from Sliema to Camberley Surrey on arrival manuscript 'Not Known' and boxed 'Not to be found/J.65' in black. returned to Malta boxed 'Not Found' in violet and 'RETd LETTER BRANCH / G.P.O. MALTA' c.d.s. 'JA 15 10'

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SARAWAK 1922 postcard (Johnston Pier, Singapore) addressed to Germany headed and dated S.S."Selangor" Miri Sarawak 13.12.22 Franked 4c & 5c adhesives tied MIRI c.d.s. 12 DEC 22
SARAWAK

1922 postcard (Johnston Pier, Singapore) addressed to Germany headed and dated 'S.S."Selangor" Miri Sarawak 13.12.22' Franked 4c & 5c adhesives tied 'MIRI' c.d.s. '12 DEC 22'

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FALKLAND ISLANDS c1920 postcard No 7 Whale Hunting - Loading the harpoon gun South Georgia. Printed Ray V Hardy.
FALKLAND ISLANDS

c1920 postcard No 7 Whale Hunting - Loading the harpoon gun South Georgia. Printed Ray V Hardy.

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BERMUDA 1965 postcard addressed to Dublin, the adhesive has washed off HAMILTON BERMUDA machine d/s 9 DEC 1965 Boxed DAMAGED BY / SEA WATER struck in green. Some water staining.
BERMUDA

1965 postcard addressed to Dublin, the adhesive has washed off 'HAMILTON BERMUDA' machine d/s '9 DEC 1965' Boxed 'DAMAGED BY / SEA WATER' struck in green. Some water staining.

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HONG KONG 1918 stampless On Active Service postcard headed and dated Yokohama  26/3/18 addressed to Sidmouth cancelled by a superb OFFICIAL PAID HONG KONG c.d.s. 16 AP 18
HONG KONG

1918 stampless 'On Active Service' postcard headed and dated 'Yokohama 26/3/18' addressed to Sidmouth cancelled by a superb 'OFFICIAL PAID HONG KONG' c.d.s. '16 AP 18'

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AUSTRALIA Undated censored On Active Service postcard addressed to Australia. Two line .........Major. / C.O. 2nd Div. Sig. Co., A.I.F. struck in violet.
AUSTRALIA

Undated censored 'On Active Service' postcard addressed to Australia. Two line '.........Major. / C.O. 2nd Div. Sig. Co., A.I.F.' struck in violet.

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NYASALAND 1909 postcard (Tobacco Field) addressed to the U.K. franked 1d adhesive tied BLANTYRE NYASALAND squared circle d/s JY 29 09
NYASALAND

1909 postcard (Tobacco Field) addressed to the U.K. franked 1d adhesive tied 'BLANTYRE NYASALAND' squared circle d/s 'JY 29 09'

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BARBADOS KGV postcard addressed to the U.S.A. Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied NEW YORK duplex straight line POSTED ON HIGH SEAS in black and FURNESS PRINCE LINE M.S. NORTHERN PRINCE / POSTED AT SEA CACHET
BARBADOS

KGV postcard addressed to the U.S.A. Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'NEW YORK' duplex straight line 'POSTED ON HIGH SEAS' in black and 'FURNESS PRINCE LINE M.S. NORTHERN PRINCE / POSTED AT SEA CACHET'

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MALTA 1916 censored photographic P.O.W. card (Daniel Hiesinger) showing the walled fortress at Verdala Barracks from Ludwig Vogt. Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C. struck in violet
MALTA 1916 censored photographic P.O.W. card (Daniel Hiesinger) showing the walled fortress at Verdala Barracks from Ludwig Vogt. Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C. struck in violet
MALTA

1916 censored photographic P.O.W. card (Daniel Hiesinger) showing the walled fortress at Verdala Barracks from Ludwig Vogt. Oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA / P.C.' struck in violet

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MALTA 1915 censored Christmas New Year postcard (Brown) addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. at St Clements Camp Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR - MALTA / P.C. struck in red.
MALTA 1915 censored Christmas New Year postcard (Brown) addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. at St Clements Camp Oval FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR - MALTA / P.C. struck in red.
MALTA

1915 censored Christmas New Year postcard (Brown) addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. at St Clements Camp Oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR - MALTA / P.C.' struck in red.

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BERMUDA 1911 postcard addressed to the U.S.A. franked 1d adhesive tied by the rare PARCEL POST BERMUDA c.d.s. 18 MAR 11
BERMUDA

1911 postcard addressed to the U.S.A. franked 1d adhesive tied by the rare 'PARCEL POST BERMUDA' c.d.s. '18 MAR 11'

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GRENADA 1962 taxed postcard addressed to Grenada on arrival 2c postage due applied paying the charge tied light SAUTEURS c.d.s. MR 17 62
GRENADA

1962 taxed postcard addressed to Grenada on arrival 2c postage due applied paying the charge tied light 'SAUTEURS' c.d.s. 'MR 17 62'

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CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 1903 taxed postcard addressed to Norway from Port Elizabeth. On arrival 20ore & 4ore postage dues applied paying the charge
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE

1903 taxed postcard addressed to Norway from Port Elizabeth. On arrival 20ore & 4ore postage dues applied paying the charge

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MONTSERRAT 1915 postcard with no address or message franked Leeward Islands 1/2d tied by a forged strike of the MONTSERRATc.d.s. AU 5 1915 A further strike on the front.
MONTSERRAT

1915 postcard with no address or message franked Leeward Islands 1/2d tied by a forged strike of the 'MONTSERRAT'c.d.s. 'AU 5 1915 A further strike on the front.

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BARBADOS 1901 Around the world postcard franked with Great Britain,Canadian,Cape Of Good Hope and Barbados adhesives tied by cancellations. Unusual.
BARBADOS

1901 Around the world postcard franked with Great Britain,Canadian,Cape Of Good Hope and Barbados adhesives tied by cancellations. Unusual.

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TRINIDAD 1903 postcard addressed to Switzerland franked 1d adhesive tied SAN FERNANDO M.O.O. (Money Order Office) c.d.s. NO 27 03 A further strike bottom left NO 27 03 PORT OF SPAIN transit cancellation on the front. On the reverse oval crown in centre POST OFFICE SAN FERNANDO struck in black.
TRINIDAD 1903 postcard addressed to Switzerland franked 1d adhesive tied SAN FERNANDO M.O.O. (Money Order Office) c.d.s. NO 27 03 A further strike bottom left NO 27 03 PORT OF SPAIN transit cancellation on the front. On the reverse oval crown in centre POST OFFICE SAN FERNANDO struck in black.
TRINIDAD

1903 postcard addressed to Switzerland franked 1d adhesive tied 'SAN FERNANDO M.O.O. (Money Order Office) c.d.s. 'NO 27 03' A further strike bottom left 'NO 27 03' 'PORT OF SPAIN' transit cancellation on the front. On the reverse oval crown in centre 'POST OFFICE SAN FERNANDO' struck in black.

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NORTHERN NIGERIA 1912 photographic postcard addressed to Kent franked 1d adhesive tied BARO c.d.s. DE 12 1912 A further strike alongside MINNA transit on the front.
NORTHERN NIGERIA 1912 photographic postcard addressed to Kent franked 1d adhesive tied BARO c.d.s. DE 12 1912 A further strike alongside MINNA transit on the front.
NORTHERN NIGERIA

1912 photographic postcard addressed to Kent franked 1d adhesive tied 'BARO' c.d.s. 'DE 12 1912' A further strike alongside 'MINNA' transit on the front.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1906 postcard addressed to Suva franked ad adhesive tied MAYLANDS c.d.s. OC 27 6 struck in violet.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1906 postcard addressed to Suva franked ad adhesive tied 'MAYLANDS' c.d.s. 'OC 27 6' struck in violet.

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HONG KONG 1911 postcard addressed to Nottingham U.K. Franked 4c adhesive tied WEI-HAI-WEI PORT EDWARD c.d.s. JA 2 11 (26mm)
HONG KONG

1911 postcard addressed to Nottingham U.K. Franked 4c adhesive tied 'WEI-HAI-WEI PORT EDWARD' c.d.s. 'JA 2 11' (26mm)

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MALTA 1901 underpaid post card to Paris franked d adhesive tied oval "VALLETTA" date stamp 14 SP 01. On arrival in Paris 10c postage due applied paying the charge.
MALTA

1901 underpaid post card to Paris franked d adhesive tied oval "VALLETTA" date stamp '14 SP 01'. On arrival in Paris 10c postage due applied paying the charge.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1912 p.p.c. to Paris, France franked 6c adhesive tied scarce "GONDOKORO" c.d.s. 13 FE 12.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1912 p.p.c. to Paris, France franked 6c adhesive tied scarce "GONDOKORO" c.d.s. '13 FE 12'.

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