1940 taxed multi censored advertising envelope (Cheese Products) addressed to Soerabaya from Brisbane. On arrival 7 1/2c postage due applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'SOERABAYA' c.d.s. '23 9 40'
1936 envelope addressed to Germany returned to Tanga. Franked marginal 30c adhesive tied 'TANGA' c.d.s. '13 JA 36' On arrival in Germany Telegraph and customs labels applied, the envelope has been refused and returned to the sender with 'Nicht angenommen/Refuse' label applied
1891 Penny Halfpenny stationery card from a Swiss Missionary headed and dated 'Abtifi 5 Sept 1891' cancelled oval straight line of bars "ACCRA' transit cancellation on the front 'SP 19 91' 'LIVERPOOL' transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
1902 stampless 'On His Majesty's Service envelope addressed to the U.K. cancelled 'ARMY POST OFFICE EASTERN T.P.O.' c.d.s. '15 MY 02' Endorsed bottom left from a senior Chaplin. Transit cancellation on the reverse.
1902 1d 'Reply' stationery card headed and dated 'CANNSTATT 16 MAR 1902' with cancellation on the front '17 MRZ 02' Addressed to Akuse redirected to Aburi transit and receiving cancellations. Top left hand corner damage.
1941 censored envelope from Reading addressed to Trinidad straight line 'MISSENT TO ACCRA' struck in black. On arrival at the R.N.A.S. redirected to London with 'RECEIVED FROM/H.M. SHIPS' cachet.
1944 censored registered airmail envelope addressed to New York franked Great Britain 3d, 6d, 1/- & 2/6d adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' d/s '1 SP 44' Two line 'COLLECT POSTAGE DUE/FOR CUSTOMS SERVICE' and oval 'U.S. CUSTOMS FREE OF DUTY' oval cachet both in violet, applied in New York.
1936 taxed envelope addressed to Durban South Africa franked 12c adhesive tied 'CUREPIPE' c.d.s. '22 AU 36' On arrival vertical pair 1d postage dues applied paying the charge tied 'DURBAN' c.d.s. '3 SEP 36'
1898 taxed internal envelope franked '4 CENTS' on '3 CENTS' stationery cut out cancelled 'PORT LOUIS PILLAR BOX' c.d.s. '16 JU 98' '8c/TO PAY' struck on the front. On the reverse black 'CARRIER' handstamp. The back flap is missing. Bottom left corner has been nibbled.
1913 6c taxed stationery envelope addressed to Geneva Switzerland cancelled light 'PORT LOUIS' cancellation. On arrival 30c postage due applied tied 'ACACIAS GENEVE' c.d.s. '25 V111 13'
1895 12c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Suffolk franked additional 2 x 15c adhesives tied 'CUREPIPE' c.d.s. '7 OC 95' Double cirlce 'A.R.' struck in black. Transit and receiving cancellations.
1934 2c stationery postcard with message addressed to Quatre Bornes cancelled indistinct boxed cancellation. On arrival 2c postage due applied paying the manuscript charge markings tied 'QUATRE BORNES' c.d.s. '3 MAY 34' Boxed 'DELIVERY/QUATRE BORNES' cachet in black of the same date.
1936 envelope addressed to Paris franked 1 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied boxed 'K.N.S.M./M/S COLOMBIA/ 20 OCT 1936' 'LE HARVE' transit cancellation on the reverse, receiving cancellation on the front
Undated multi censored envelope from the Wife of Major Slater sent from Durban addressed to Prisoner of War Royal Engineers Singapore c/o Japanese Red Cross Japan red manuscript (ZENT) Boxed Japanese chop on the front.
1913 1d illustrated stationery lettercard 'St Georges Terrace) with a short message addressed to Hamburg Germany. Uprated 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'WILLIAMSTOWN' c.d.s. '19 NO 13'
1954 registered express airmail envelope addressed to Bournemouth franked Q.E.11 4d, 6d & 7d together with KGV1 2/6d overprinted 'TANGIER' adhesives tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' c.d.s. '1 MR 54' Some tone spots.
1901 1d 'Reply' stationery postcard with message addressed to Germany cancelled 'OLYVENHOUTS DRIFT' c.d.s. 'AU 23 01' Putzel lists this as very rare. Some light imperfections.
1944 censored airmail envelope from Polish Resettlement Camp addressed to Natal South Africa locally redirected. Franked 30c & 1/- adhesives tied 'KOJA UGANDA' c.d.s. '4 AU 44' Censor seal at left.
1932 postcard addressed to the U.S.A. franked Great Britain overprinted adhesives in the French currency '40 CENTIMES' on 'FOUR PENCE' and '50 CENTIMES' on 'FIVE PENCE' tied 'LONDON F.S. PAQUEBOT' machine d/s 'JUL 2 1932' Two small file holes at right side.
1940 stampless 'On Active Service' censored envelope addressed to South Africa cancelled 'A.P.O. - U - M.P.K. 20' c.d.s. '5 DEC 40' used by South African Forces. Large triple circle 'MILITARY CENSOR/12' struck in violet, thought to be used at Dar - Es - Salaam. Countersigned bottom left.
1891 taxed 1d stationery postcard with message addressed to London with three line 'INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID/VALUE OF STAMPS 1d/SUM TO BE COLLECTED 1d' struck in black value in blue manuscript. 'FREETOWN' cancellation on the front 'MA 26 91' Receiving cancellations and London '1d' charge marking. Some imperfections around the edges.
1947 registered envelope from Holland addressed to Niuafoou Tonga. Red manuscript 'Retour' and 'No Post Office at Niuafoou Island' 'NUKUALOFA' cancellation on the front '18 DE 47' Straight line 'RETURN TO SENDER' and 'ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN' both struck in violet.
1953 On Her Britannic Msajesty's Service registered envelope addressed to New York from The Post Office Tangier. Franked Great Britain overprinted KGV1 6d and 1/3 Coronation adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH P.O. TANGIER' d/s '12 JU 53' The Coronation adhesive is scarce on entire.
1951 postcard addressed to Basle Switzerland franked 6d & 1/- adhesives tied 'HARRINGTON SOUND' c.d.s. '25 MY 51' Below oval 'O.A.T./F.S.' struck in violet applied in London during transit.
1950 Great Britain overprinted 6 1/2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Belgium. franked additional overprinted 1/2d & 3d adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH P.O. TANGIER' d/s '17 NO 50' Only 960 of these size G envelopes were overprinted 'TANGIER' used examples are difficult to find.
1909 postcard from Edinburgh addressed to Kuala Lumpur. On arrival redirected back to the U.K. 3c 'Tiger' adhesive applied for the redirection tied 'KUALA LUMPUR' c.d.s. '26 AU 1909'
1924 envelope addressed to Germany franked 3d adhesive tied 'MELBOURNE/BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/ALWAYS ASK FOR/AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTS' slogan d/s '13 NO 24'
1924 postcard addressed to Essex U.K. franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied by a legible strike 'ADELAIDE/BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/ALWAYS ASK FOR/AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTS' slogan d/s '10 JUL 24'
1924 Expedition postcard addressed to Rotterdam. Indian 1 1/2a adhesive tied 'CALCUTTA/BRITISH EMPIRE/EXHIBITION 1924' slogan d/s '16 OCT 1924' Mount Everest Expedition label tied 'MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION 1924/RONGBUK/GLACIER/BASE/CAMP' cachet in magenta.
1940 Green & Buff Honour envelope signed by the sender. Black Obliterator erasing part of the wording addressed to South Africa cancelled 'SALISBURY' c.d.s. '24 JUL 1940' Crown in circle R.A.F. censor '33'
1945 censored window envelope franked 4d adhesive tied 'BULAWAYO' slogan d/s '10.3.45' 'WE REALISE IN RHODESIA.... patriotic label Octagonal crown 'DE/4' censor in violet.
1929 photographic taxed postcard addressed to Watford franked 1d adhesive tied 'SALISBURY' c.d.s. On arrival in Watford 1d postage due applied paying the charge.
1937 taxed envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked horizontal pair 1d Coronation adhesives tied 'BULAWAYO' c.d.s. '28 OCT 37' On arrival vertical pair 2c postage dues applied paying the charge tied oval 'WILMINGTON' cachet.
1939 envelope addressed to Trinidad franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied boxed 'K.N.S.M./S.S. CRYNSSEN/22 FE 1939' Alongside 'PAQUEBOT PLYMOUTH DEVON' transit cancellation '23 FE 39' Unusual routing!
1916 stampless censored postcard from Wien addressed to a P.O.W. Verdala Barracks. Austrian censor in red 'POST FREE PRISONERS OF WAR/P.C/' struck in black on arrival in Malta.
1942 1/2d censored illustrated stationery card marked 'Internee Post' addressed to Germany from a German P.O.W. Andulucia Camp. Crown oval camp censor marking in violet, together with two line censor cachet. German 'Ab' marking on the front.
1924 postcard addressed to Hannover Germany franked 1 1/2d Empire Exhibition adhesive tied 'HOEK VAN HOLLAND' c.d.s. '11 V11 1924' Boxed 'Paquebot' struck in violet alongside.
1940 censored envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 25c adhesive tied 'COLOMBO' c.d.s. '8 JA 40' On the reverse German censor strip 'X' allocated to Paris and red handstamp
1931 envelope addressed to Sarawak Government Offices London franked 6c adhesive tied 'KUCHING' c.d.s. '2 NOV 31' On arrival 1d adhesive applied tied 'LONDON' machine d/s 'NOV 16 1931' paying redirection to France.