1949 envelope addressed to Washington D.C. Franked horizontal pair 1c adhesives paying the unsealed printed matter tied 'BOSTON MASS' slogan d/s 'DEC 12 1949' On the front triple circle 'C.N.S. "LADY RODNEY" PURSER'S OFFICE/POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS' cachet in violet.
1908 envelope franked 1/2d adhesive paying the unsealed printed matter rate, tied '1' in triangle used to cancel bulk mail. 'NYLSTROOM' c.d.s. on the reverse '21 AUG 08'
1881 envelope 'Per S.S. Arhos' in manuscript addressed to New York franked 4d adhesive tied 'AO1' 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'JU 8 81' alongside. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1935 postcard addressed to Pittsburg franked Canadian 2c adhesive tied boxed 'PAQUEBOT/TRINIDAD' cachet in violet, overstamped double circle 'C.N.S. "LADY HAWKINS" PURSERS OFFICE/POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS' 'G.P.O. PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. 'AU 13 35' below.
1929 envelope stationery of the Horn Line addressed to Pittsburg manuscript 'Per S S Lady Hawkins' franked 1d adhesive tiued 'PAQUEBOT ST JOHN N.B./POSTED AT SEA RECEIVED' c.d.s. '29 1 29' A further strike alongside.
1930 envelope addressed to Pasadena franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'PAQUEBOT SAINT JOHN N.B./POSTED AT SEA RECEIVED' c.d.s. '11 4 30' A further strike alongside with 'MAILED AT SEA" and two line 'RECEIVED AT ST JOHN/WITHOUT CONTENTS' cachet both struck in violet.
1934 envelope addressed to Barbados redirected to St Lucia franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'KINGSTON JAMAICA' machine d/s 'FEB 27 1934' and boxed rectangular 'PAQUEBOT' struck in black applied in St Lucia. Large double circle 'R.M.S. LADY DRAKE CANADIAN NATIONAL STEAMPSHIP/MAILED ON THE HIGH SEAS' struck in maroon. 'BARBADOS' c.d.s. on the reverse 'CASTRIES" c.d.s. on the front.
1953 taxed envelope franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied BULAWAYO' c.d.s. '11 SP 53' Addressed locally, Great Britain overprinted 4d postage due applied tied 'BULAWAYO' c.d.s. The envelope being redirected to South Africa, it appears to have been finally delivered in Cape Town.
1907 1d stationery envelope addressed to Stafford cancelled 'T' in heart, alongside 'BARBADOS' c.d.s. '27 FE 07' The envelope was put in the mail in Barbados resulting in the stationery being invalid for postage. Receiving cancellation on the reverse. The back flap is missing.
1928 Formula registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Chicago. Franked single 1/2d and vertical pair 2 1/2d paying 3d registration + 2 1/2d postage tied 'PORT STANLEY' c.d.s. 'JA 10 26' (The 1/2d is not cancelled) Carried on the M.V. Loriga departing Stanley on 11th January for London. transit and receiving cancellations.
1905 Formula registered envelope (F) addressed to Major Gilchrist 52 Sikhs India Frontier Force Kohat redirected to Gulmarg. Franked vertical strip of three 1d adhesives tied 'ST HELENA' c.d.s. 'JU 3 05' Oval 'REGISTERED ST HELENA' cachet. Transit and receiving cancellations. Wonderful destination.
1938 envelope addressed to Detroit franked Canadian 2c adhesive tied 'PAQUEBOT - KINGSTON JAMAICA' c.d.s. 'OC 20 38' Alongside triple circle 'C.N.S. LADY SOMERS" PURSERS OFFICE/POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS' cachet in black.
1930 envelope addressed to New York franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'NEW YORK NY PAQUEBOT' dumb duplex 'MAR 13 1930' On the front 'WEST INDIES S. S. CO LTD S.S. "DOMINICA"/POSTED AT SEA" struck in maroon.
1927 envelope stationery Munson Steampship Lines addressed to the U.S.A. Franked marginal example 2d adhesive tied 'MIAMI FLA' machine d/s 'DEC 28 1927' On the front circular 'S.S. MUNARGO' cachet struck in violet.
1909 postcard addressed to Southampton franked Great Britain 1d adhesive tied 'BARBADOS G.P.O.' c.d.s. '2 FE 09' Below triple oval 'R.M.S.P. "CLYDE" dated cachet '2 FEB 1909' struck in violet.
1937 envelope addressed to San Diego franked Canadian 1c & 2c adhesives tied 'KINGSTON JAMAICA/PAQUEBOT' machine d/s 'JAN 4 1937' Two strikes 'C.N.S. "LADY RODNEY" PURSERS OFFICE/POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS' cachet one in violet, the other in black.
1894 envelope 'Per S S "Gambetta" addressed to New York franked 6c adhesive tied 'K65' oval straight line of bars Alongside 'BELIZE' c.d.s. 'AP 26 94' New Orleans transit cancellation on the reverse.
1934 envelope addressed to New York franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'NEW YORK PAQUEBOT' dumb duplex 'JAN 17 1934' Small corner damage on opening bottom right corner.
1925 envelope addressed to New York franked 2d adhesive tied straight line 'PAQUEBOT' struck in black. Alongside three line 'R.M.S.P. CHAUDIERE/AUG 6 1925/POSTED ON HIGH SEAS' cachet struck in violet.
1932 envelope addressed to London franked U.S. 3c which has been crossed out in manuscript 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. on the front '26 DE 32' Large double circle 'R.M.S. LADY DRAKE CANADIAN NATIONAL STEAMPSHIP/MAILED ON THE HIGH SEAS' cachet struck in magenta.
1892 '1d' on 'ONE PENNY HALFPENNY' stationery card with message addressed to Halifax Nova Scotia cancelled 'TURKS ISLAND' c.d.s. 'OC 25 92' The message on the reverse refers to the Schooner "Crescent" Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1935 envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked 1 1/2d & 1d adhesives. The 1d with control '26' in the margin tied 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. '30 JA 35' 'S.S. "SCANMAIL"/POSTED AT SEA/AMERICAN CARIBBEAN LINE, Inc' cachet struck in maroon.
1947 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Holland adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED CASTRIES ST LUCIA' d/s '29 JU 47' Double circle with 'A.V.2' struck in violet applied in Trinidad. 'REGISTRATION TRINIDAD" c.d.s. on the reverse.
1938 registered envelope addressed to Stuttgart Germany multi franked with Great Britain overprinted adhesives in the Spanish currency tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE TETUAN' d/s '30 Mr 38' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1913 envelope addressed to Natal South Africa franked two horizontal strips of three 1d adhesives tied 'LUDERITZBRUCHT' c.d.s. '26 NOV 13' Manurcript 'T 3d P.O.O.C.' (Posted Out Of Course) straight line 'Luderitzbucht' struck in violet.
1969 '54c/FIFTY-FOUR CENTS/54c on '5/-' Great Britain overprinted Postal Order 'FOUR CENTS' poundage overprinted '4 CENTS' Cancelled 'CHRISTCHURCH P.O.S.B.' c.d.s. '26 FEB 1969' struck in violet.
1968 '54' on '50 CENTS' on '5/-' Great Britain overprinted Postal Order 'FOUR PENCE' poundage overprinted '4 CENTS" Cancelled 'CHRISTCHURCH P.O.S.B.' c.d.s. '1 APR 1968' in violet.
1968 '50 CENTS' on '5/-' Great Britain overprinted Postal Order with poundage 'FOUR PENCE' overprinted '4 CENTS' in black. Cancelled 'MANNBRO CT/P.O.S.B.' c.d.s. '1 FEB 1968' in red.
1917 envelope franked Cape 1/2d adhesive paying the unsealed printed matter rate and redirected, tied '1' in Triangle used to cancel bulk mail 'PRETORIA' c.d.s. alongside.
1912 postcard addressed to Munich franked Great Britain overprinted '5 PIASTRES' on ONE SHILLING' adhesive tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. 'Oc 4 12' Receiving cancellation on the front. Scarce usage of a registered postcard.
1940 Insured censored 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Vasco Da Gama Island Mozambique. On the reverse additional 20c & 50c adhesives tied oval 'NAIROBI REGISTERED' d/s '3 JY 40' Three Line 'PASSED BY CENSOR/NAIROBI/1' struck in violet. Red/Black insured label. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1915 censored postcard addressed to Birmingham franked overprinted 1/2d adhesive tied by the German issued 'LOME/TOGOGEBIET' c.d.s. '20/2 15' Three line 'Passed by Censor/at/Lome (Togo)' struck in violet.
1901 1d stationery card with message addressed to France cancelled by two strikes of the rectangular 'MYRTLE BANK/1901/JAMAICA' T.R.D. with date and month '14 6' in manuscript. Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
1912 registered envelope addressed to Swakopmund South West Africa franked horizontal pair 2 1/2d (SG1) and Transvaal 1/2d & 6d adhesives tied 'REGISTERED JOHANNESBURG' c.d.s. '13 AU 12' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1931 Flight cover addressed to London franked 2d & 3d adhesives tied 'THURSDAY ISLAND' c.d.s. '7 JL 31' On the reverse black cachet for the Francis Chichester flight signed by him, together with two photographs one showing the wreck of the aircraft after the gale at Katsoa 'MANILA' transit d/s 'JUL 24 1931 on the reverse.
1931 airmail envelope addressed to Neutral Bay Sydney franked 2d & 3d adhesives tied 'LORD HOWE ISLAND' c.d.s. '6 JU 1931' Three line signed flight cachet on the front, together with postcard of the 'Gipsy Moth'
1935 envelope addressed to Portland Oregon franked Jubilee set of three paying the Trans Pacific air fee tied 'MELBOURNE' machine d/s '20 MAY 35' The 2/- is elusive on cover.