1949 Great Britain 3d + 2 1/2d registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to London franked additional Great Britain 1/2d, 1/- & 9d adhesives, the 1/2d overprinted 'TANGIER' tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' d/s '6 NO 45'
1949 Great Britain 3d + 2 1/2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London. Franked additional 1/2d & 1/- U.P.U. adhesives overprinted 'TANGIER' tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' d/s '16 DE 49'
1910 Great Britain '30 CENTIMOS' on '2d' + '1d' registered stationery envelope 'G' with large part imprint under the flap 'A' cancelled oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' d/s '25 FE 10' Marked in manuscript 'Compulsorily Regd' Plymouth and London transit markings, addressed to Holland.
1935 Overland registered envelope addressed to London. Franked single '50 CENTIMES' on '5d' and a horizontal pair '1 FRANC' on '10d' tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA' d/s '2 OC 35'
1921 registered multi franked envelope to London. Franked Great Britain overprinted overprinted adhesives in the French currency tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA' c.d.s. '20 OC 21' alongside oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA' d/s. receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1935 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Belgium. Franked Great Britain overprinted adhesives in the French currency, adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA' d/s '22 AU 35' Franked at 4fr 40c paying the double letter rate to Europe and 40c registration.
1935 stampless envelope to the U.K. 'Earthquake no stamps available/(Quetta)' Rare two line 'Quetta Earth Qu(a)ke./Postage Free.' struck in maroon with 'a' of 'Quake' omitted. 'QUETTA SET' c.d.s. on the reverse.
1951 taxed envelope from Lagos addressed to Denmark, franked 1/2d adhesive (unsealed printed matter rate) tied 'LAGOS' machine d/s '15 DEC 1951' internally redirected. On arrival 25 ore postage due applied paying the charge tied 'KOBANHAVN' c.d.s. '14 1 52'
1944 censored envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked 4d adhesive tied 'ACCRA' c.d.s. '22 MAR 44' U.S. label stating "Entire Contents" are missing in the correspondence. The number on the label '7824' matches the U.S. censor strip.
1941 multi censored envelope addressed to Switzerland. Franked vertical pair 1 1/2pi adhesives tied 'NICOSIA' c.d.s. '8 AP 41' Red 'PASSED BY CENSOR CYPRUS/27' German censor seal at left 'g' allocated to Paris
1939 censored airmail envelope addressed to the U.S.A. Franked 2 x 25c (one with corner damage top right) and a single 10c tied 'STATION STREET KUALA LUMPUR' c.d.,s. '4 OC 1939' Two line 'LATE FEE/INSUFFICIENTLY PAID' partly obscured by the censor label.
1900 stampless taxed 'On Active Service' envelope from a member of the 4th Contingent countersigned at top right corner by a Lieutenant. On arrival 1/2d & 2d postage dues applied tied 'DUNEDIN' c.d.s. '13 JE 00'
1898 2d external stationery card addressed to Germany with message headed and dated 'Kambwe 98 Juli 27' cancelled 'KARONGA' c.d.s. 'JY 29 98' The card has been internally redirected upon arrival.
1917 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to Tandala cancelled double circle mutilated 'NENO' c.d.s. struck in violet 'AP 16 17' Countersigned at bottom left corner.
1900 2d external stationery card with message headed and dated 'Mpamba Bay 10 X1 00' addressed to Germany cancelled 'FORT JOHNSTON' squared circle d/s 'NO 14 00' Receiving cancellation on the front.
1905 postcard from Price Alice addressed to Boshoff. In transit double circle 'P.O.A. ZWARTKOP O.R.C.' cancellation in violet '23 JAN 1905' Receiving cancellation on the front.
1879 envelope addressed to Plymouth Devon franked 3 x Great Britain 1d red adhesives P.195, Pl.187, Pl.184 tied by a legible 'F87' 'SMYRNA' c.d.s. below 'JY 25 79' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1943 censored wrapper from an Italian P.O.W. at camp 361 Kajiado On the reverse scarce 'CAMP 361 EAST AFRICAnCOMMAND' struck in violet carved from bark, with manuscript '/c' On the front 'P.O.W. E.A.C' c.d.s. '25 MAY 43' and violet censor cachet.
1907 postcard View from foot of Green Mountain, Ascension 3,000 ft above seal level addressed to Truro. Franked Great Britain 1d adhesive tied 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. '19 AU 7'
1916 postcard addressed to Adelaide Australia. Franked Brazil 100reis and Barbados 1d adhesive tied 'BARBADOS' c.d.s. '21 MA 16' Written by Jack Calder a naval seaman on H.M.A.S. Melbourne attached to the American Station (H Force) whilst on West Indies patrol.
1890 stampless envelope addressed to Liege Belgium with a fine first type oval 'AKASSA' datestamp '29 JUN 90' in violet. 'T' handstamp applied in London. On the reverse 'OSTENDE - VERVIERS' T.P.O. cancellation, together with receiving c.d.s. Blue crayon '50' and a final charge (after some confusion) of 1 Franc. Unusual
1909 postcard from Truro addressed to Kinston. On arrival receiving cancellation together with boxed 'ADVERTISED' and two months later a further Kingston cancellation with a straight line 'UNCLAIMED' 'RETURNED LETTER BRANCH KINGSTON' struck in red 'SE 28 09' Returned to the U.K. Boxed 'Undelivered for reason stated' cachet applied in London struck in violet.
1898 registered envelope from Colonial Office Kingston addressed to Paris. Franked 'FIVE PENCE' on 'SIX PENCE' and 'THREE PENCE' on 'ONE PENNY' tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'JU 6 98' A further strike alongside., transit and receiving cancellations. Registration etiquette on the reverse.
1848 Entire Letter written from H.M.S. President at Simons Bay dated April 12th reporting their departure to Mauritius to lay down moorings and to Madagascar to settle a dispute with the natives, their departure delayed by the death of Commander Dawes of the Nimod, the Admiral's only son, who died of fever up the Mozambique. Addressed to Italy sent to England by naval bag and posted at Farnham prepaid 8d in cash. Handstamped red framed 'PF' in error crossed out and replaced 'PD' 'BOULOGNE' teransit cancellation and 'FRANCO SARZANZA' straight line handstamp.
1949 Formula registered envelope (G) addressed to the U.S.A. Franked horizontal pair 6d and a single 2d adhesive tied 'GRAND TURK' c.d.s. 'JA 10 49' Transit and receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1929 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Chicago. Additional 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'TURKS ISLAND' c.d.s. transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1898 Soldiers letter endorsed at top 'From C.J. Johnson Writer I Of Ascension' Addressed to Portsmouth. Franked Great Britain 1d lilac tied 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. 'AU 11 98' Countersigned by the Commanding Officer bottom left 'PLYMOUTH SHIP LETTER' c.d.s. on the reverse. 25mm closed tear at top.
1895 envelope addressed to Norway. Franked 15c adhesive tied 'SEYCHELLES' c.d.s. 'JU 17 95' code '5' A further strike alongside, receiving cancellation on the reverse. Scarce destination.
1917 postcard headed 'Port Morant/Berbice B.G.' Addressed to the U.S.A. Franked horizontal pair 2c adhesives tied 'NIGG' c.d.s. '28 SEP 1917' 'GEORGETOWN' transit cancellation.
1925 2d registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to New York with additional 4d adhesive tied 'TURKS ISLAND' c.d.s. 'NO 3 26' Receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1916 photographic censored postcard showing tents at night signed Hiesinger from U Koch at St Clements Camp addressed to Germany. Oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA/P.C.' struck in magenta.
1940 censored envelope addressed to Guernsey Channel Islands. Franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'ST GEORGES' c.d.s. '18 JUN 40' Rectangular 'NO SERVICE/RETURN TO SENDER' struck in violet applied in London. Guernsey was occupied on 30th June 1940