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SIERRA LEONE

1943 | SIERRA LEONE (9056)

1943 censored airmail envelope addressed to London. Franked single 3d and a horizontal pair 6d adhesives tied 'FREETOWN' c.d.s. '24 JY 43 Carried from Lisbon on B.O.A.C. G-AGES flying boat which crashed in dense fog against Mount Brandon Ireland. Two line 'DAMAGED BY/FIRE IN TRANSIT' cachet in violet. Slight fire charring. One of two recorded examples from Sierra Leone.

£675.00
AUSTRALIA

1916 | AUSTRALIA (9047)

1916 Stampless crested envelope of the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces, addressed to Mildura Australia. Oval 'NO 2 AUSTRALIAN/COMMAND DEPOT/11 SEP. 1916/POST OFFICE/WEYMOUTH' oval cachet in violet.

£75.00
PITCAIRN ISLAND

1936 | PITCAIRN ISLAND (9046)

1936 illustrated envelope addressed to the U.S.A. Franked New Zealand 1d adhesive tied 'PITCAIRN ISLAND N.Z. POSTAL AGENCY' c.d.s. '18 MR 38' Radio Communications cachet on the front.

£20.00
CANADA

1940 | CANADA (9043)

1940 censored envelope addressed to Oslo Norway. Cancelled Montreal meter April 8th. The German invasion of Norway occurred on this date. Straight line 'MAIL SERVICE SUSPENDED' in blue.

£40.00
GRENADA

1905 | GRENADA (9042)

1905 stampless 'Consignee' envelope addressed to London Per Royal Mail Steam Packets Esk & Trent, thought to have been posted on the Esk at Grenada and first put in the mail at Port of Spain Trinidad. 'PORT OF SPAIN' cancellation on the front 'OC 4 05' As Esk was an inter island ship it would turn about at Trinidad. At Barbados which was the transfer station the letter changed ships and was taken by Trent to Southampton. Straight line 'PAQUEBOT' applied in black. Charged '2d' by the Foreign Branch in London.

£375.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1919 | BRITISH LEVANT (9039)

1919 envelope addressed to Stockholm. Franked horizontal strip of five Great Britain 1/2d adhesives tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE SMYRNA' c.d.s. '2 AU 19' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£25.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1920 | BRITISH LEVANT (9038)

1920 multi franked registered FRONT addressed to Liverpool Franked High value Great Britain overprinted and unoverprinted adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED SMYRNA' d/s '12 MR 20'

£175.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1913 | BRITISH LEVANT (9036)

1913 envelope addressed to Michigan U.S.A. Franked Great Britain 1d adhesive tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. 'MR 10 13' Straight line 'PAQUEBOT' alongside in violet.

£75.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1909 | BRITISH LEVANT (9035)

1909 1d Great Britain overprinted stationery card with short message addressed to Germany. Uprated overprinted 1/2d & 2 1/2d adhesives paying the registered fee tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. 'SP 12 09'

£75.00
GOLD COAST

1939 | GOLD COAST (9032)

1939 envelope to Lagos. 'Per Inaugural flight Takoradi - Lagos air mail' Carried on Elders Colonial Airways Survey Flight, franked 3d adhesive tied 'TAKORADI' c.d.s. '4 AP 39' receiving cancellation on the reverse. Around 30 letters were carried.

£75.00
SEYCHELLES

1895 | SEYCHELLES (9030)

1895 15c stationery envelope overprinted 'SPECIMEN' locally used for presentation purposes.

£38.00
GOLD COAST

1907 | GOLD COAST (9029)

1907 registered envelope addressed to London. Franked six examples 1/2d adhesives cancelled 'KUMASI' c.d.s. '26 FE 1907' Two line 'SALVED FROM/S.S. JEBBA' struck in violet. On the reverse 'Found Open and Officially sealed' label applied Plymouth. Plymouth registration etiquette.

£235.00
FALKLAND ISLANDS

1917 | FALKLAND ISLANDS (9028)

1917 Formula registered stationery envelope (F) addressed to London. franked 5/- adhesive tied 'FALKLAND ISLANDS' c.d.s. 'JL 23 17' Receiving cancellation on the front. Hinge remainders on the reverse.

£395.00
NORTHERN RHODESIA

1932 | NORTHERN RHODESIA (9027)

1932 illustrated taxed envelope addressed Poste Restante Bulawayo. The envelope has been returned to Broken Hill. 1d, 2d,3d & 4d postage dues applied tied 'BROKEN HILL' c.d.s.

£250.00
SOUTH AFRICA

1922 | SOUTH AFRICA (9025)

1922 1d illustrated stationery card from George Findlay & Co Ltd showing the 'Warrior' plow, addressed to Wellington. Cancelled 'CAPETOWN' machine d/s 'JUL 12 1922'

£95.00
UGANDA

1902 | UGANDA (9024)

1902 postcard with message addressed internally headed and dated 'Bursoga May 20 1902' Franked overprinted 1/2a adhesive tied 'MENGO' c.d.s. '25 MY 02'

£275.00
ZANZIBAR

1952 | ZANZIBAR (9023)

1952 censored taxed postcard addressed to Austria. Franked 10c adhesive tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. '2 OC 52' On arrival 70g postage due applied tied 'WIEN' c.d.s.

£75.00
TRINIDAD

1950 | TRINIDAD (9022)

1950 taxed envelope from Scarborough addressed to Newfoundland. On arrival 3c & 4c postage dues applied 'BONAVISTA' c.d.s. 'MY 4 50'

£235.00
ST KITTS

1930 | ST KITTS (9020)

1930 registered envelope addressed to Manchester. Franked 6d adhesive tied by the 'ANGUILLA ROAD' T.R.D. '13 JAN 30' 8 examples are recorded all philatelically inspired. 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. alongside.

£295.00
SEYCHELLES

1912 | SEYCHELLES (9019)

1912 usage KEV11 12c registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to American Consulate, Bergen, Norway. Franked additional 45c adhesive tied 'SEYCHELLES' c.d.s. '19 NO 12' French octagonal maritime d/s transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£250.00
BERMUDA

1903 | BERMUDA (9018)

1903 postcard to the U.K. Franked vertical and horizontal pairs 'ONE FARTHING' on 'ONE SHILLING' adhesives tied 'HAMILTON' c.d.s. '14 NOV 1903'

£48.00
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1935 | CAYMAN ISLANDS (9015)

1935 envelope addressed to Canada. Franked 2 x 1/2d and a single 2 1/2d Jubilee adhesive tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s. 'MY 6 1935' Cuban transit cancellation on the reverse.

£38.00
GOLD COAST

1902 | GOLD COAST (9010)

1902 registered 'Gold Coast Government Railways' envelope addressed to Stafford. Franked vertical strip three 1d adhesives tied 'SEKONDI' c.d.s. 'NO 6 02' A further strike on the front.

£45.00
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1923 | SOUTH WEST AFRICA (9009)

1923 envelope 'Mit S.S. Jaggersfontein uber Capstadt' addressed to Germany. Franked overprinted 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'LUDERITZ' c.d.s. '14 FEB 23'

£25.00
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1923 | SOUTH WEST AFRICA (9007)

1923 1d South African stationery card with message addressed to Berlin. Cancelled 'SWAKOPMUND' c.d.s. '31 JAN 23' Reputed to be the last day of usage of the stationery in S.W.A.

£25.00
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA (9005)

Undated multi censored envelope addressed to New York cancelled straight line 'AMERICAN SOUTH AFRICAN LINE. Boxed 'KENYA AND UGANDA/PASSED BY CENSOR FOR/PERSONAL CONVEYANCE BY/ CENSOR' Filed in and signed. 'Per the S.S. "MORCATIDE' below. U.S. customs censor on the reverse.

£85.00
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1941 | KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA (9006)

1941 multi censored airmail envelope addressed to Alexandria 1/- & 30c adhesives tied 'KILINDINI' c.d.s. '3 MR 41' Rare 'OPENED BY EXAMINATION' seal at left, few examples recorded.

£95.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1922 | BRITISH LEVANT (9004)

1922 'American Navy Y.M.C.A' illustrated envelope addressed to New YorK From U.S.A. Scorpion' Franked horizontal pair Great Britain overprinted adhesives large part 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. '4 DE 22' From an American vessel during the allied invasion of Turkey to keep the straits open

£95.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1919 | BRITISH LEVANT (9003)

1919 registered envelope addressed to Switzerland. Franked vertical pair Great Britain overprinted '1 PIASTRE' on ' 2 1/2d' together with a vertical strip of three 1 1/2d adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED SMYRNA' d/s '17 SP 19'

£165.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1013 | BRITISH LEVANT (9002)

1918 registered envelope to Persia. Franked Great Britain overprints tied oval 'REGISTERED SMYRNA' d.s. '26 NO 18' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£35.00
TANGANYIKA

1933 | TANGANYIKA (9001)

1933 internal envelope franked 5c adhesive paying the unsealed printed matter rate tied 'KILIMANJARO T.P.O./UP' c.d.s. '10 JA 1933' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£75.00
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1951 | KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA (9000)

1951 registered envelope addressed to Bath. Franked 5c,30c & 15c adhesives tied 'TABORA - KIGOMA T.P.O. UP' c.d.s. '28 FE 1951' Scarce T.P.O. registration etiquette.

£135.00
BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS

BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS (8390)

1940 censored envelope addressed to Australia. From W.A. Holloway on the outer islands. Franked 2d adhesive tied 'TULAGI' c.d.s. '25 JU 40' Censor seal at left.

£165.00
CAMEROONS

CAMEROONS (8388)

1945 multi censored taxed envelope addressed to French Cameroon. Franked 1 1/2d Nigerian adhesive tied 'KUMBA-CAMEROON UNDER BRITISH MANDATE' c.d.s. '8 MR 45'

£32.00
MALTA

MALTA (8387)

1906 postcard from China franked Kiautschou 2c adhesive tied 'TSINGIAU' c.d.s. '22 1 06' Addressed to Valletta. On arrival receiving c.d.s. 'Mr 16 06' Boxed 'Contrary to Regulations' cachet in violet and 'RETd LETTER BRANCH G.P.O. MALTA' c.d.s. 'Mr 17 06'

£150.00
FIJI

FIJI (8385)

1935 envelope addressed to Adelaide. Franked 2d 'Jubilee' adhesive cancelled straight line 'DAVUTU' in black 'SUVA' transit cancellation on the reverse '25 NO 35'

£295.00
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS (8384)

1922 envelope addressed to Honolulu. Franked New Zealand 2d adhesive tied 'FANNING ISLAND' c.d.s. 'SP 25 22'

£90.00
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS (8381)

1944 censored envelope from Cable & Wireless addressed to Auckland New Zealand. Franked 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives tied 'FANNING ISLAND' c.d.s. '27 SEP 44' Boxed censor 'No 1' cachet in black.

£48.00
LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA)

LEEWARD ISLANDS (ANTIGUA) (8382)

1944 taxed censored envelope addressed to Fanning Island. Franked 1/2d adhesive tied 'ST JOHN'S' c.d.s. 'JU 19 44' On arrival 1d, 1 1/2d & 2 1/2d adhesive applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'FANNING ISLAND' c.d.s. '13 OCT 44'

£175.00
GAMBIA

GAMBIA (8380)

1914 censored stampless 'On Active Service' envelope countersigned bottom left, addressed to His Excellency Sir Edward Cameron K.C.M.Q cancelled 'ARMY POST OFFICE SZ 14' c.d.s. '12 AUG 16' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£65.00
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

SOUTH WEST AFRICA (8378)

1916 censored envelope addressed to Windhuk from an internee in camp 358. Franked 1d 'Union' adhesive ties three line 'Prisoner of War/Free of postage/Aus' additional 'AUS' c.d.s. '17 OCT 16' Straight line 'PASSED BY CENSOR' struck in violet.

£75.00
SEYCHELLES

SEYCHELLES (8377)

1903 12c registered stationery envelope (F) overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Additionally handstamped 'ULTRAMAR' in blue. The flap is stuck down.

£85.00
SARAWAK

SARAWAK (8373)

1920 envelope with enclosed letter addressed to Slovakia. Franked 10c adhesive tied 'KUCHING' c.d.s. '15 JUL 1920' A further strike bottom left corner.

£65.00
BRITISH LEVANT

BRITISH LEVANT (8371)

1920 registered advertising envelope addressed to Constantinople. Franked horizontal strip of three Great Britain 1 1/2d adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED SMYRNA' d/s '16 OC 20' Unusual registration etiquette, the first I have seen of this type.

£125.00
BRITISH LEVANT

BRITISH LEVANT (8370)

1920 registered multi franked envelope addressed to Leeds. Franked Great Britain adhesives tied 'BRITISH A.P.O. CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. '10 JY 20'

£28.00
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

ORANGE RIVER COLONY (8367)

1905 postcard addressed to Sussex. Franked 1d adhesive tied 'P.O.A. ESSEX O.R.C.' large double circle struck in violet. overstamped 'THABA'NCHU' c.d.s. '28 APR 05'

£135.00
GRENADA

GRENADA (8364)

1944 censored airmail envelope addressed to Barbados. Franked block of ten 1/4d adhesives cancelled 'G.P.O. GRENADA' c.d.s. '26 AY 44' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER 1.S.S. / 813' seal at left. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£75.00
GRENADA

GRENADA (8363)

1895 envelope addressed to London. Franked 1/2d adhesive unsealed printed matter rate tied 'ST GEORGE'S c.d.s. 'NO 28 95'

£125.00
BRITISH LEVANT

BRITISH LEVANT (8362)

1896 Austrian '20 PARA' on '5 Kreuzer' with message on the reverse addressed to Germany. 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. 'SP 21 96' Receiving cancellation on the front.

£175.00
BRITISH LEVANT

BRITISH LEVANT (8361)

1882 envelope with enclosed letter addressed to New York. Franked Great Britain 2 1/2d Pl.22 EL-LE tied 'C' in barred oval 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANINOPLE' c.d.s. 'MY 16 82' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£50.00

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