SOUTH AFRICA

Ref: 11440
  • £175.00

1918 envelope stamp washed off large part 'PAARL' cancellation addressed to Scotland. Carried on the R.M.S. Kenilworth Castle leaving Cape Town 2nd May via Sierra Leone. On 3rd June the vessel involved in a collision with an escorting Destroyer off Eddystone lighthouse. Straight line 'SALVED LETTER' struck in violet. Kenilworth Castle Type 3 cachet.