1904 1d stationery envelope addressed to Derby England uprated 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'FREEMANTLE G.P.O.' duplex 'DE 19 04' Receiving cancellation on the reverse. The back flap is missing.
1913 stampless postcard 'Colonial and Foreign Parcel - Post' (60,000/10/12 -16485) used locally cancelled 'BLENHEIM' c.d.s. '29 De 13' The card is a requesat for Customs duty to be paid on a parcel. Octagonal 'N.Z./BLENHEIM' d/s on the reverse '29 DEc 1913'
1941 censored airmail envelope from Australian Red Cross addressed to Australian P.O.W. c/o Red Cross Geneva, forwarded to Stalag V111 B/No 23859 Franked 2 x 1/6 adhesives tied 'SHIP MAIL MELBOURNE' c.d.s.
1948 multi franked taxed envelope from Firenze Italy addressed to Malta. On arrival horizontal pair 2d postage due applied paying the charge tied 'VALLETTA' c.d.s. 'SP 7 48'
1904 1d stationery card uprated 1/2d adhesive tied 'BROOME' c.d.s. 'JU 18 04' Headed on the reverse 'Catholic Mission Beagle - Bay' Singapore transit and receiving cancellations on the front
1916 stampless postcard addressed to Manchester endorsed 'On Active Service/ H.S. Dongola/Suez' cancelled 'AUSTRALIAN IMP POST OFFICE' c.d.s. '16 MY 16' The "Dongola" was a Hospital ship.
1897 1d stationery card with message addressed to India cancelled 'BATHURST' c.d.s. 'JU 18 97' A further strike alongside. On the reverse 'SEA POST OFFICE' c.d.s. Receiving cancellation on the front. A rare destination.
1901 postcard addressed to Ladysmith Natal franked 1/2a tied 'AHMEDNAGAR' c.d.s. '28 MY 01' Large part double oval 'C.E. NIXON B.A.' struck in violet. Probably the earliest recorded useage of the cachet previously 6th June. Oval taxe marking applied in Natal.
1901 multi franked registered envelope from Volkshurst dated 4th November 1901 addressed to a Prisoner of War Ladysmith. Circular 'PRISONER OF WAR LADYSMITH/PASSED/CENSOR' struck in violet.
1901 censored envelope addressed to Ladysmith franked 'V.R.I. 1d' on 'Een Penny' adhesive tied 'Y' in straight line oval of bars allocated to Dewetsdorp straight line 'N.P.R.' alongside. Triangular 'PASSED/PRESS/CENSOR' signed by Major Foster. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1913 taxed envelope addressed to Krugersdorp franked 1d adhesive tied 'JOHANNESBURG' c.d.s. '17 FE 13' Boxed 'MORE TO PAY/ABOVE 1/2 oz' weight inserted in pencil. On arrival horizontal pair 1d postage dues applied paying the charge tied 'KRUGERSDORP' c..d.s.
1953 Avis de Reception card 'G.P.Lagos 3491(51)/152/20,000 (J-87) franked marginal pair 1 1/2d Coronation adhesives tied 'YABA' c.d.s. '23 JU 53' addressed to Basel Switzerland Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1917 censored 2 1/2d stationery envelope addressed to Switzerland cancelled 'MELSETTER' c.d.s. 'OC 8 17' Violet censor cachet 'C.14' 'CAPE TOWN' transit and receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1911 registered envelope addressed to Sarajevo Bosnia franked South African 2 1/2d (SG1) and a 4d Transvaal adhesive tied 'BETHAL' c.d.s. '8 JUN 11' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse. Scarce destination.
1899 redirected envelope addressed to London redirected to Harlow franked 1d & 2d adhesives tied 'ASHBURTON' squared circle d/s '19 JA 99' Transit and receiving cancellations.
1918 Royal Society of Tasmania censored envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 1d adhesive paying Printed Matter rate tied 'HOBART' slogan d/s '8 FEB 18' Straight line 'PASSED' struck in violet.
1935 taxed envelope addressed to Zurich Switzerland franked 9c Jubilee adhesive tied 'COLOMBO' slogan d/s On arrival 5c & 30c postage dues applied paying the charge tied 'ZURICH' c.d.s. '14 1935/V111'
1949 envelope addressed to Pretoria redirected to Cape Town franked corner marginal 1/- U.P.U. adhesive cancelled 'MBABANE' c.d.s. '7 X11 49' Two line bilingual 'POSTED OUT OF COURSE' struck in violet, compulsory registered in Pretoria.
1942 censored registered envelope from P.O.Box 1000 Jewish Internment Camp at Beau Basin addressed to Melbourne Australia franked 12c & 20c adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED G.P.O. MAURITIUS' d/s '6 FEB 42' Triangular PASSED BY/CENSOR/MAURITIUS/B1' struck in violet. Mauritius censor label on the reverse. Scarce registered usage.
1894 1d stationery card with message in German addressed to Barque "Hercules" Hamelin Harbour cancelled by the 13 bar dumb obliterator alongside 'KARRIDALE W.A.' c.d.s. 'OC 6 94'
1899 taxed envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked horizontal pair 2d adhesives tied '41' numeral 'FRANKLIN' c.d.s. alongside 'AP 21 98' On arrival in RICHMOND VA 2 x 2c postage dues applied paying the charge.
1873 Entire lettersheet headed and dated Launceston 30th January 1873' addressed to Melbourne franked 2d & 1d adhesives tied '52' numeral cancellation alongside diamond shaped 'POST OFFICE LAUNCESTON/CROWN/31 JA 1873' marking outward ship letter' struck in red. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1909 envelope addressed to Germany franked horizontal strip of four Straits Settlements 1c and a single 4c adhesive tied 'LABUAN' c.d.s. '23 SEP 1909' On the reverse 'SINGAPORE' transit cancellation.
1902 postcard addressed to Stockholm Sweden franked 1a adhesive tied 'ZANZIBAR' squared circle d/s '14 JA 02' Small boxed 'TOO LATE' cachet struck in black. Receiving cancellation on the front.
1913 envelope addressed to New York franked 1d adhesive tied scarce 'MASTIC POINT' c.d.s. date/month/year unclear. On the front 'NASSAU' transit c.d.s. '13 FEB 13' Envelope with small clipped corner top right.
1903 Cape 1d stationery card overprinted for use in British Bechunaland with message uprated Great Britain overprinted 1/2d adhesive tied 'MOCHUDI B.B.' c.d.s. 'JU 28 03' Addressed to Wellington New Zealand 'AUCKLAND' transit on the reverse and large par Travelling Post Office cancellation on the front. Rare destination.
1915 10pf stationery card with message overprinted 'G.R.I./1d' addressed to New Zealand cancelled 'APIA' c.d.s. '21 JA 15' Straight line 'Passed by Censor' struck in black. Rare commercial usage of this card.
1899 registered envelope addressed to Stockholm Sweden frnked 1d adhesive overprinted in red 'Surcharged/ 2 1/2d tied 'APIA' c.d.s. On the reverse 'N.Z. MARINE P.O. R.M.S. "ALMEDA"' c.d.s. '22 FEB 99' Transit and receiving cancellations.