1916 censored postcard addressed to London franked single and a horizontal strip of three 1/4d adhesives tied 'IRELAND ISLAND' c.d.s. '10 MA 16' Double traingle 'PASSED POSTAL CENSOR, BERMUDA' cachet in violet.
1893 registered envelope addressed to Chicago franked '20 CENTS' on 'SIX PENCE' adhesive tied 'O' horizontal straight line of bars 'BELIZE' c.d.s. alongside 'JU 16 93' Carried on British Packet "Breakwater" via New Orleans, with transit cancellation on the reverse. The envelope was sent under paid by 6c blue manuscript '12' double deficiency.
1896 registered 'On Her Majesty's Service' envelope addressed to London franked 1d & 6d adhesives tied 'T1' oval straight line of bars. Oval. REGISTERED TURKS ISLAND' d/s 'DE 17 96' alongside. Receiving cancellation on the reverse. 7d paid the double registered letter rate to London (2d registration) (5d postage_
1929 taxed postcard addressed to Switzerland franked 6c adhesive tied 'COLOMBO' c.d.s. 'AP 7 29 Handstruck 'T' Manuscript '30c' On arrival single 10c and two vertical pairs 5c postage dues tied 'ABWLBODEN' c.d.s.
1951 taxed envelope addressed to Switzerland franked vertical pair 1d adhesives tied 'LAGOS' machine d/s '30 JLY 1951' Handstruck 'T' with manuscript 'T 20c' On arrival 40c postage due applied tied 'LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS 1' c.d.s.
1942 Censored airmail Prisoner of War Lettersheet from an Italian officer in Camp 356 addressed to Italy franked 1/- & 30c adhesives tied 'P.O.W. E.A.C.' c.d.s. '14 SEP 42' Boxed censor on the front.
1929 Formula registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Delaware U.S.A. Franked 6d adhesive tied 'PORT STANLEY' c.d.s. '10 JA 28' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1939 card acknowledging receipt of Rhodesia Rebellion 1896 medal with 1897 clasp. Franked 1/2d adhesive paying printed matter rate tied 'ENKLEDORN' c.d.s. '26 JUL 39'
1906 postcard addressed to Kent franked overprinted Gibraltar 10c adhesive tied 'SAFFI MOROCCO A26' duplex '14 DE 06' Casablanca & Tangier cancellations on the front.
1915 censored envelope (Slightly reduced at right side on opening) addrsssed to Marseille franked Great Britain 2 1/2d overprinted '25 CENTIMOS' tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE LARACHE' c.d.s. '7 DE 15' French censor seal at left.
1955 O.H.M.S. envelope (P.M.G. 1707-53-S. A.B.S. & Co. 50,000E. 3-54. G.P.O.) stationery Returned Letter Branch. Cancelled 'SALISBURY' c.d.s. '21 NOV 55' and a further strike of the 'RETURNED LETTER BRANCH G.P.O. SALISBURY' c.d.s. '21 NOV 55' in red.
1920 registered 'On Public Service' envelope from Staff Officer For War Records Rhodesian Forces, Salisbury. Cancelled 'SASLISBURY' c.d.s. '29 JUN 1920' Pink/Black registration etiquette. Addressed to Kimberley with straight line 'GONE - NO ADDRESS'
1894 2d stationery envelope addressed to London franked additional 2 x 2 1/2d and a horizontal pair 1d adhesives used to pay 5d double letter rate, 2d registration fee and 2 1/2d Advice of Receipt Fee, making 9 1/2d in total. Each cancelled 'A05' 'NASSAU REGISTERED' c.d.s. 'AP 17 94' struck in red. Oval 'A R' in violet. Small nick at top on first 1d.
1921 registered envelope addressed to Texas franked 2 1/2d, 3d & 1 1/2d overprinted "AITUTAKI" New Zealand adhesives tied 'AITUTAKI' c.d.s. '13 NO 21' Blank registration label handstamped 'AITUTAKI' On the reverse a strike of the scarce octagonal 'RAROTONGA M.C. & S.E.' d/s '29 NOV 1921' Transit and receiving cancellations.
1955 registered parcel tag addressed to Switzerland franked single 9d and a vertical pair 2/6d together with a horizontal pair 2/- adhesives cancelled 'MADANG' c.d.s. '27 MR 55'
1946 Great Britain 3d registered stationery envelope (G) with additional Seychelles 50c, 6c & 20c adhesives tied 'VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'MR 13 46' struck in violet. Addressed to Kitale, Kenya. Unusual usage.
1916 taxed envelope addressed to Zurich Switzerland franked 2c adhesive tied 'TORONTO' machine d/s 'NOV 13 1916' 'T/20' in black circle on the front. Swiss "Betrag der Tazen auf Fach-Briefpostsendungen" label on the front, (Amount of Taxes on letter post) 'NO.3201 - B.W. -X1. 14. 60,000' 20c postage due applied tied 'ZURICH' c.d.s. '7 X11 16'
1898 Canadian Pacific Railway. Monthly Statement of Earnings and Expenses wrapper addressed to Germany. Franked 1c adhesive paying the printed matter rate tied black dumb cancellation and 'MONTREAL' flag machine d/s 'NOV 1 1898' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1945 stampless Wrapper marked 'Evacuees Mail' addressed to Italy from an Italian P.O.W. with a fine strike of the triple oval 'INTERNMENT CAMP No., 6, Uganda' struck in violet '23 JUN 1945' Receiving cancellation on the front.
1951 taxed envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 4d adhesive tied 'BULAWAYO' slogan d/s '13 JAN 1951' On arrival 10c postage due applied tied 'HERRLIBERG' c.d.s. '13 11 51'
1950 taxed envelope from Vancouver addressed to Bern franked 4c adhesive. On arrival 20c postage due applied tied 'BERNE' c.d.s. '28 X1 50' straight line 'UNGULTIO' (Cancelled) struck in black. A further 20c postage due applied tied 'BERNE' c.d.s. two days later.
1946 registered envelope addressed to Kitale Kenya franked R1.50 adhesive (Ordinary Paper) tied 'VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'MR 13 46' struck in violet. Transit and receiving cancellations.
1962 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London franked 8c, 10c & 50c overprinted Australian ashesives tied 'CHRISTMAS ISLAND/INDIAN OCEAN' c.d.s. '27 AP 62' Singapore transit and receiving cancellation on the reverse. Commercial usage.
1941 multi censored airmail envelope addressed to Athens from Porto Portugal. "OPENED BY EXAMINER' seal at lkeft handstamped '6245' applied in Gibraltar. Gibraltar machine d/s on the reverse 'MAR 22 42' Manuscript 'No Service'
1900 censored envelope addressed to Durban from a member of the "Post Office Corps" countersgined bottom left. Franked overprinted Z.A.R. 2d adhesive tied 'PRETORIA' c.d.s. '17 AUG 00' Triangular 'PASSED PRESS CENSOR' Receiving cancellation on the reverse. A rare cover from The Post Office Corps.
1932 registered envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked 2 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'DELICES' c.d.s. '16 OC 32' Manuscript registration. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1911 postcard (Roman Chatholic Catherdral, Victoria Mahe) mispelling! addressed to Hampshire franked 1d adhesive tied 'DURBAN' c.d.s. 'AU 27 11' Straight line 'POSTED LATE' in black alongside.
1918 censored registered envelope addressed to Sweden franked 25c & 15c adhesives tied 'MOMBASA' c.d.s. '4 JA 16' Fine boxed 'PASSED BY / POSTAL CENSOR / MOMBASA' cachet. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1895 1d stationery postcard headed and dated 'Nausori 23 Nov 95' with message addressed to Germany. Uprated 1/2d adhesive tied 'SUVA/FIJI' duplex '24 NOV 95' Receiving cancellation on the front. Early cover from what was in 1895 a small village.
1938 4c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Georgetown from "116 Miles B Guiana" Franked additional 2c adhesive tied 'REGISTRATION BRITISH GUIANA' c.d.s. '28 SP 38'
1946 20c registered stationery envelope (F) with imprint 'Thos. De La Rue & Co. Ltd. PATENT' under the flap addressed to Kenya, with additional 18c adhesive tied 'VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'My 7 46' struck in violet, a further strike alonside.
1950 registered envelope addressed to St Helena cancelled Type X cachet in violet with month in letters '27 SEP 1950' Carried on MFV Pequena to Cape Town. Cape Town transit cancellations and receiving cancellation.
1909 Formula registered 'On His Majestys Service' stationery envelope from Treasury Hobart addressed to Launceston franked 5d pictorial tied 'HOBART' c.d.s. '6 APR 08' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1924 envelope addressed to Chicago franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives paying the unsealed printed matter rate tied by a legible strike of the 'Turks Islaand/B' c.d.s. 'JU 7 24' (Type 3a) Code "B" was allocated to Cockburn Harbour. June 7th is the earlest date for this cancellation.
1923 stampless registered 'On His Majesty's Service' envelope from the Postmaster addressed to Quebec Cancelled 'TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS OFFICIAL PAID' c.d.s. 'MR 24 23' Oval 'REGISTERED TURKS ISLAND' d/s. New York transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse. This Type 03 Official Paid datestamp is six months earlier than recorded.
1917 censored envelope addressed to Keetmanshoop franked 1d 'Union' adhesive tied 'KUBIBIS RAIL' rubber c.d.s. '30 MAR 1917' struck in black. Light rectangular censor cachet at left side. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.