1903 Great Britain 1d + 1d stationery card with message addressed to Bridport cancelled by a superb strike 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. 'DE 16 03' sent on the "Doune Castle" the message giving the voyage time of the ship.
1956 stampless 'On Her Majesty's Service' airmail envelope addressed to London with enclosed letter written by by the Postmaster J.L. Henderson. 'BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' c.d.s. '24 NO 56' Some wear around the edges.
1937 envelope addressed to Detroit franked 5c Coronation adhesive tied 'KINGSTON JAMAICA' machine d/s 'JUL 5 1937 overstamped two line 'MAILED AT SEA/R.M.S. CONNECTOR' struck in blue, a further strike on the front.
1900 envelope addressed to Sydney franked horizontal pair 1d 'Stamp Duty' adhesives tied unframed 'YARRAVILLE VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'DE 22 00' Sydney receiving cancellation on reverse Christmas Day.
1916 usage 1d KE V11 stationery card with message addressed to H.M. Dockyard Pembroke Dock. Cancelled 'ZOMBA' c.d.s. '25 9 16' Some small imperfections around the edges.
1951 taxed envelope addressed to Southern Rhodesia franked 2d adhesive tied 'NYASALAND 1951 B.C.A. 1891/DIAMOND JUBILEE' cachet 'ZOMBA' c.,d.s. on the front '29 MY 51' Separate 'T" & 1d' charge markings applied in Zomba
1943 multi censored stampless Kriegsgefangenpost card from a Maltese P.O.W. in Germany written on Christmas Day addressed to his wife in Musta Malta. Octagonal crown in centre 'PASSED DD/25' censor. Vertical central fold.
1930 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Dar-Es-Salaam multi franked adhesives tied 'TABORA' c.d.s. '21 JA 30' paying 30c registered envelope 400 cents on back for 430 cents of insurance for contents value 2,397 shillings and 63 cents. Scarce 'INSURED' label on the front.
1916 Censored stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to London cancelled 'NAIROBI' c.d.s. '19 JN 16' Scarce three line 'B.E./POSTAL CENSOR/NAIROBI B.E.A.' struck in green with lines above and below. Censored bottom left by 'Lt Stuart K.A.R.' The envelope has been opened on three sides.
1918 6c stationery envelope addressed to Massachusetts redirected to Providence. Uprated 3c & 6c adhesives tied 'KIJABE' c.d.s. '21 AU 18' Transit cancellations on the reverse.
1918 registered envelope addressed to Birmingham franked horizontal strip of three 'WAR STAMP/1 1/2d' on '2 1/2d' adhesive tied 'CAYMAN BRAC' c.d.s. 'DE 2 18' Scarce registration etiquette. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1935 taxed airmail envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 15c & 50c adhesives tied 'NAIROBI' machine slogan d/s On arrival 15c & 5c postage dues applied tied 'BRUGG' c.d.s.
1939 taxed envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 20c adhesive tied 'KAMPALA' c.d.s. '16 AU 39' On arrival 20c postage due applied tied 'LAUSANNE' c.d.s. paying the charge.
1930 taxed envelope addressed to Switzerland franked horizontal pair 3c adhesives tied 'ZANZIBAR' squared circle d/s 'Fe 15 30' On arrival 25c * 20c postage dues applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'MUNCHWILON' c.d.s.
1907 advertising envelope addressed to Munich franked Great Britain '1 PIASTRE' on '2 1/2d' adhesive tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. 'AP 18 07' On the reverse a full size advertisment for Economic Co-Operative Society Ltd.
1905 taxed postcard addressed to Nimes France internally redirected franked vertical pair 1/4d adhesives tied 'SLIEMA B.O.' c.d.s. '14 JY 05' Fine strike of the small circular solo 'CENTIMES 5' in black. On arrival 5c & 10c postage dues applied tied 'NIMES' c.d.s.
1902 censored 'On Consular Service' envelope addressed to Pretoria franked Z.A.R. 1d overprinted 'E.R.I' tied 'JOHANNESBURG' c.d.s. '5 FEB 02' Very fine Portuguese Consular cachet at left struck in violet. receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1895 Formula stationery card with message addressed to Winburg franked '1/2d on 'Half Penny' tied fine shield cachet. 'CLOCOLAN' c.d.s. on the front 'OC 29 95' in reddish-brown. Transit and receiving cancellations.
1893 Formula stationery card with message addressed to Zastron franked 1/2d adhesive tied fine shield cachet. On the reverse 'ZASTRON O.V.S.' squared circle d/s '12 MAR 93'
1900 envelope addressed to a Prisoner at Green Point Camp franked 'V.R.I. 1d' on 'Een Penny' tied 'BULFONTEIN' c.d.s. 'JY 5' with year omitted a further strike on the front. 'BLOEMFONTEIN' transit cancellation on the reverse.
1903 envelope addressed to France franked single '1/2d on '1/2d' Orange, together two pairs 1/2d C.G.H. overprinted adhesives tied 'BOTHAVILLE' c.d.s. 'SP 11 03' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1893 Formula stationery card with message addressed to Holland redirected to Belgium franked '1 1/2d' on '3d' Ultramarine tied fine 'Shield' cachet 'WINBURG' c.d.s. on the front 'DE 7 93' Transit and receiving cancellations.
1919 censored taxed envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 1d adhesive tied 'JOHANNESBURG' machine d/s 'MAY 9 1919' 'Bilingual 'Opened by Censor/21' seal at left. On arrival horizontal pair 15c postage dues applied paying the octagonal '30 CENTIMES' charge, tied 'WOHLEN (AARGAU)' c.d.s.
1941 censored envelope addressed to Toronto franked 2d adhesive tied by a light strike of the 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. '6 NO 41' Blank brown seal at left overstamped three line 'EXAMINED BY CENSOR/IN CONNECTION/WITH/FINANCE REGULATIONS' struck in blue, receiving cancellation on the front.
1943 registered censored envelope addressed to Curacao franked St Kitts 1/2d and Leeward Islands 2 1/2d & 3d adhesives tied 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. '16 NO 43' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER/BB/4' seal on the reverse. St Kitts & St Martins registration etiquette. Receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1940 censored airmail envelope addressed to Winchester from Captain G.E.P. Findlater who was serving as a Bimbashi with No.3 (MMG) Coy., Western Arab Corps. The company was attached to No.2 Motor Machine Gun Group. Franked 5m & 4pi adhesives tied 'EL OBEID' c.d.s. '14 MY 40' Scarce boxed 'CENSORED/S.D.F.' in violet, self censored.
1936 multi franked envelope addressed to Cornwall adhesives tied 'ELDAMER' c.d.s. '23 FEB 36' Triple oval 'ORDERLY ROOM No 35 (B) SQUADRON R.A.F.' cachet struck in black '23 FEB 1936'
1942 Censored postage free Card to be used for Notification of Capture Only' from an Italian private in the artillery with manuscript 'G.W. Postal Section Sudan' Addressed to Sicily. Scarce usage of the card from Sudan.
1943 censored airmail envelope addressed to Curacao franked 2/- adhesive tied 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. '1 SP 43' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER BB/3' seal at left '44' inserted in blue manuscript. Receiving cancellation on the reverse. Top left corner corner adhesive small fault.
1939 3c stationery envelope addressed to Lundy Island cancelled 'LUNNENBURG NOVA SCOTIA' c.d.s. 'MAR 22 1939' machine d/s On arrival 1/2 Puffin local applied tied slogan d/s 'LUNDY' cancellation on the front '4 APR 1939'
1943 censored airmail envelope addressed to New York franked 6c, 4c & 36c adhesives tied 'NEW AMSTERDAM' c.d.s. '8 JA 43' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER I/10' seal at left. Scarce 'S.O. SUP B GUIANA' c.d.s. on the reverse
1943 censored airmail envelope from Montreal Canada franked uncancelled horizontal pair 5c adhesives addressed to Demerara 'OPENED BY EXAMINER I/40' seal and receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1944 censored envelope addressed to the U.S.A. from 'Warrender 219 Camp 8' which was the R.A.F. Air Base franked 1c, 2c, & 3c adhesives tied 'GEORGETOWN B.O.' c.d.s. '21 FE 44' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER I.I./55' seal at left.
1906 postcard from Germany to Basseterre franked on the picture side 10pf adhesive tied 'Efringen-Kirchen' c.d.s. '27.3.06' Boxed 'Non Reclame/Not Called for' struck in violet and straight line 'UNCLAIMED' struck in black both applied in St Kitts. 'ZURUCK' struck on return to Germany. A rare duo of markings.
1890 'On Her Majesty's Service' envelope from Surveyor of Roads and Works both erased. Addressed to London franked 4d adhesive tied 'A12' 'ST KITTS' c.d.s. on the front 'SP 9 90' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1921 35c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Torquay franked horizontal strip of four '4 CENTS' on '6c' together with a single 25c adhesive tied 'SOY' c.d.s. '23 MY 21' Blank registration etiquette. Some toning.
1917 31c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London 'Insured for 9/-' franked on the reverse additional vertical strip of three 15c adhesives tied 'MOMBASA' c.d.s. '27 Sp 17' 'INSURED' label applied on the back on the front.
1944 registered envelope addressed to the U.S.A. internally redirected franked Great Britain overprinted 'E.A.F.' 6d, 3d & 9d adhesives tied 'MOGADISCIO' c.d.s. '5 8 44' Rare usage 'BARDOA' registration etiquette overstamped 'MOGADISCIO' in violet. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1952 airmail envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked Great Britain overprinted horizontal pair 'B.A. ERITREA/30 CENTS' on '6d' and a single '75c' on 'NINE PENCE' adhesives tied 'CHEREN ERITREA' c.d.s. '13 8 52'
1948 registered airmail envelope addressed to London franked multiple Great Britain overprinted 'M.E.F.' adhesives tied hatched 'RHODES DODECANESE' c.d.s. '20 11 48' Orange/Black Italian registration label hanstamped 'RHODES/DODECANESE' in black.
We hope that the Sussex Convention will take place on Saturday October 10th at The Ardringley Showground, we will update closer to the event.
The next York Stamp & Coin Fair will hopefully take place on January 22nd/23rd 2021 again check back for updates.