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Australia  (Victoria) 1875 cover from St Kilda to Manchester franked three 2d and a 6d. tied numeral duplex cancels, on arrival at Manchester envelope re-directed to New York and additionally franked 6d. gray, plate 14 tied Manchester duplex; small part of backflap missing resulting in only small part of arrival cancel surviving, bottom right front corner missing and opened out for display.
Australia  (Victoria) 1875 cover from St Kilda to Manchester franked three 2d and a 6d. tied numeral duplex cancels, on arrival at Manchester envelope re-directed to New York and additionally franked 6d. gray, plate 14 tied Manchester duplex; small part of backflap missing resulting in only small part of arrival cancel surviving, bottom right front corner missing and opened out for display.
Australia

(Victoria) 1875 cover from St Kilda to Manchester franked three 2d and a 6d. tied numeral duplex cancels, on arrival at Manchester envelope re-directed to New York and additionally franked 6d. gray, plate 14 tied Manchester duplex; small part of backflap missing resulting in only small part of arrival cancel surviving, bottom right front corner missing and opened out for display.

£115
Aden (Maritime Mail) 1868 cover franked Great Britain 1867-80 6d. lilac, plate 6, watermark spray tied by reasonably clear ‘B03’ obliterator, red London Paid cds at left. Endorsed at side “rec’d Aug 14th 68/ from Aden/ July 25th 68”. With RPSL Cert (1995)
Aden

(Maritime Mail) 1868 cover franked Great Britain 1867-80 6d. lilac, plate 6, watermark spray tied by reasonably clear ‘B03’ obliterator, red London Paid cds at left. Endorsed at side “rec’d Aug 14th 68/ from Aden/ July 25th 68”. With RPSL Cert (1995)

£495
Guadeloupe 1794 (23rd April) outer letter sheet to “Salopian Coffee House”, London bearing cursive ‘PORTS/ MOUTH’ incoming handstamp, arrival backstamp. This occupation during the Napoleonic War lasted for 6 months only, this item a few days after invasion.
Guadeloupe

1794 (23rd April) outer letter sheet to “Salopian Coffee House”, London bearing cursive ‘PORTS/ MOUTH’ incoming handstamp, arrival backstamp. This occupation during the Napoleonic War lasted for 6 months only, this item a few days after invasion.

£375
Jamaica 1809 "On His Majestys Service" entire from London to His Excellency General Villettes/ Lt Governor/ Jamaica with a fine example of the straight-line PACKET LETTER applied in London. The letter arrived after the departure of the addressee and was redirected to London and charged 4/- the double letter rate.
Jamaica

1809 "On His Majesty's Service" entire from London to His Excellency General Villettes/ Lt Governor/ Jamaica with a fine example of the straight-line PACKET LETTER applied in London. The letter arrived after the departure of the addressee and was redirected to London and charged 4/- the double letter rate.

£235
GREAT BRITAIN 1811 copy entire addressed to "Capt. Watters, Tortola" (British Virgin Islands) bearing Liverpool date stamp and manuscript rate markings. A fine early entire.
GREAT BRITAIN

1811 copy entire addressed to "Capt. Watters, Tortola" (British Virgin Islands) bearing Liverpool date stamp and manuscript rate markings. A fine early entire.

£495
GIBRALTAR 1815 outer letter sheet to London showing ships endorsement at bottom left, manuscript rate marking top right that has been amended and overstruck with red crown handstamp and a new rate applied at left; at bottom right stepped PORTSMOUTH/SHIP LETTER handstamp, arrival backstamp; some slight water staining.
GIBRALTAR

1815 outer letter sheet to London showing ship's endorsement at bottom left, manuscript rate marking top right that has been amended and overstruck with red 'crown' handstamp and a new rate applied at left; at bottom right stepped 'PORTSMOUTH/SHIP LETTER' handstamp, arrival backstamp; some slight water staining.

£75
Great Britain 1822 entire to Corfu endorsed at bottom left to travel privately to Malta and to be passed to care of forwarding agents "William Hutton". The reverse bearing straight-line April 24: T-2,10 charge handstamp applied in Malta, front bearing Ionian Islands arrival handstamp. The entire is disinfected with two vertical slits.
Great Britain 1822 entire to Corfu endorsed at bottom left to travel privately to Malta and to be passed to care of forwarding agents "William Hutton". The reverse bearing straight-line April 24: T-2,10 charge handstamp applied in Malta, front bearing Ionian Islands arrival handstamp. The entire is disinfected with two vertical slits.
Great Britain

1822 entire to Corfu endorsed at bottom left to travel privately to Malta and to be passed to care of forwarding agents "William Hutton". The reverse bearing straight-line 'April 24: T-2,10' charge handstamp applied in Malta, front bearing Ionian Islands arrival handstamp. The entire is disinfected with two vertical slits.

£575
GREAT BRITAIN

1822 entire to Corfu endorsed at bottom right to travel privately to Malta and to be passed to the care of forwarding agents "William Hutton". The reverse bearing straight-line 'April 24: T-2,10' charge handstamp applied in Malta, front bearing Ionian Islands arrival handstamp. The entire is disinfected with two vertical slits.

£575
Cape of Good Hope 1826 entire addressed to Amsterdam bearing manuscript rate markings and stepped Weymouth Ship Letter handstamp, forwarded through London by "Baring Brothers". The reverse of entire suggests that the entire was forwarded from Amsterdam to Batavia,Netherland Indies.
Cape of Good Hope

1826 entire addressed to Amsterdam bearing manuscript rate markings and stepped Weymouth Ship Letter handstamp, forwarded through London by "Baring Brothers". The reverse of entire suggests that the entire was forwarded from Amsterdam to Batavia,Netherland Indies.

£275
GIBRALTAR 1831 large part entire written from Griffith Hotel to Cheltenham bearing cursive GIBRALTAR handstamp, re-directed upon arrival to Cockermouth and bearing Cheltenham cds and framed Cheltenham/Penny Post handstamp.
GIBRALTAR

1831 large part entire written from Griffith Hotel to Cheltenham bearing cursive 'GIBRALTAR' handstamp, re-directed upon arrival to Cockermouth and bearing 'Cheltenham' cds and framed 'Cheltenham/Penny Post' handstamp.

£115
Bermuda 1862 cover to England franked Great Britain 1d., plate 48 cancelled by ‘A94’ obliterator of Cunard mailboat, endorsed from seaman on HMS Hero and counter signed by commanding officer, Helminster arrival cds on front. Stamp affected by vertical crease, RPS,L certificate.
Bermuda 1862 cover to England franked Great Britain 1d., plate 48 cancelled by ‘A94’ obliterator of Cunard mailboat, endorsed from seaman on HMS Hero and counter signed by commanding officer, Helminster arrival cds on front. Stamp affected by vertical crease, RPS,L certificate.
Bermuda

1862 cover to England franked Great Britain 1d., plate 48 cancelled by ‘A94’ obliterator of Cunard mailboat, endorsed from seaman on HMS Hero and counter signed by commanding officer, Helminster arrival cds on front. Stamp affected by vertical crease, RPS,L certificate.

£565
GREAT BRITAIN 1865 wrapper to BJORNEBORG, Finland, bearing boxed LONDON despatch date stamp and large blue 4/3 accountancy mark. Routed via Ostend. On reverse, blue AUS ENGLAND PAR AACHEN TPO cds.
GREAT BRITAIN 1865 wrapper to BJORNEBORG, Finland, bearing boxed LONDON despatch date stamp and large blue 4/3 accountancy mark. Routed via Ostend. On reverse, blue AUS ENGLAND PAR AACHEN TPO cds.
GREAT BRITAIN

1865 wrapper to BJORNEBORG, Finland, bearing boxed LONDON despatch date stamp and large blue '4/3' accountancy mark. Routed via Ostend. On reverse, blue 'AUS ENGLAND PAR AACHEN' TPO cds.

£85
Hong Kong 1874 cover from Great Britain to Chefoo, China franked 3d., HC, plate 15 and 1s., MD, plate 9 tied Lurgan duplex, endorsed “via Brindisi”, reverse with  Hong Kong Marine Sorter/ Singapore To Hong Kong JA 12/21 75 date stamp (Webb subtype B with dot between Marine and Sorter)
Hong Kong 1874 cover from Great Britain to Chefoo, China franked 3d., HC, plate 15 and 1s., MD, plate 9 tied Lurgan duplex, endorsed “via Brindisi”, reverse with  Hong Kong Marine Sorter/ Singapore To Hong Kong JA 12/21 75 date stamp (Webb subtype B with dot between Marine and Sorter)
Hong Kong

1874 cover from Great Britain to Chefoo, China franked 3d., HC, plate 15 and 1s., MD, plate 9 tied Lurgan duplex, endorsed “via Brindisi”, reverse with Hong Kong Marine Sorter/ Singapore To Hong Kong JA 12/21 75 date stamp (Webb subtype B with dot between Marine and Sorter)

£295
Hong Kong 1874 cover from Great Britain to Hong Kong franked 3d., MD, plate 12 and 1s., DF, plate 9 tied London duplex, endorsed "via Brindisi", reverse with Hong Kong Marine Sorter/ Singapore To Hong Kong MY 19/26 74 date stamp (Webb subtype B with dot between Marine and Sorter).
Hong Kong 1874 cover from Great Britain to Hong Kong franked 3d., MD, plate 12 and 1s., DF, plate 9 tied London duplex, endorsed "via Brindisi", reverse with Hong Kong Marine Sorter/ Singapore To Hong Kong MY 19/26 74 date stamp (Webb subtype B with dot between Marine and Sorter).
Hong Kong

1874 cover from Great Britain to Hong Kong franked 3d., MD, plate 12 and 1s., DF, plate 9 tied London duplex, endorsed "via Brindisi", reverse with Hong Kong Marine Sorter/ Singapore To Hong Kong MY 19/26 74 date stamp (Webb subtype B with dot between Marine and Sorter).

£395
CHINA (Incoming Mail) 1880 cover from Arundel, England, franked pair 2½d addressed to Shanghai. Reverse Hong Kong transit (JA 20) and SHANGHAE index A cds of British Post Offices, re-directed back to England with Hong Kong transit, London transit and final arrival cds; some toning, a well travelled cover.
CHINA (Incoming Mail)

1880 cover from Arundel, England, franked pair 2½d addressed to Shanghai. Reverse 'Hong Kong' transit (JA 20) and 'SHANGHAE' index A cds of British Post Offices, re-directed back to England with Hong Kong transit, London transit and final arrival cds; some toning, a well travelled cover.

£385
Hungary 1880s incoming advertising postal stationery newspaper wrapper of W.H. Smith & Son to Papa, additionally franked on arrival by pair Imperial Journal 1k. blue tied by Papa cds. Fine and scarce.
Hungary

1880s incoming advertising postal stationery newspaper wrapper of W.H. Smith & Son to Papa, additionally franked on arrival by pair Imperial Journal 1k. blue tied by Papa cds. Fine and scarce.

£375
Great Britain 1886 1 1/2d. postal stationery card to Bridye Town, Post Office, Barbados cancelled Bristol 134 duplex. Redirected on arrival bearing Barbados Ship Letter, red Ship Letter London and Hallatrow arrival cds, arriving without any extra charge.175
Great Britain

1886 1 1/2d. postal stationery card to Bridye Town, Post Office, Barbados cancelled 'Bristol 134' duplex. Redirected on arrival bearing 'Barbados Ship Letter', red Ship Letter London and Hallatrow arrival cds, arriving without any extra charge.175

£175
Colombia

1890 Incoming card from London addressed to Cartagena, bearing fine triple-framed oval in violet 'MALA DIRECCION' handstamp and Agencia Postal Nacional Tumaco cds

£275
Hong Kong 1910 incoming cover from Great Britain franked 1d. KEVII addressed “c/o Mssrs Thom Cook & Son” who have forwarded envelope to Yokohama, Japan, a fly sheet dated 5/5 attached to front reading”…excess of postage was paid by/ Thos Cook & Son…”, manuscript charge marks appearing on front, reverse with Victoria cancels and Japanese cancels together with Cook Hong Kong framed date stamp, also with two further rice paper fly sheets applied to front by Japanese post office.
Hong Kong 1910 incoming cover from Great Britain franked 1d. KEVII addressed “c/o Mssrs Thom Cook & Son” who have forwarded envelope to Yokohama, Japan, a fly sheet dated 5/5 attached to front reading”…excess of postage was paid by/ Thos Cook & Son…”, manuscript charge marks appearing on front, reverse with Victoria cancels and Japanese cancels together with Cook Hong Kong framed date stamp, also with two further rice paper fly sheets applied to front by Japanese post office.
Hong Kong

1910 incoming cover from Great Britain franked 1d. KEVII addressed “c/o Mssrs Thom Cook & Son” who have forwarded envelope to Yokohama, Japan, a fly sheet dated 5/5 attached to front reading”…excess of postage was paid by/ Thos Cook & Son…”, manuscript charge marks appearing on front, reverse with Victoria cancels and Japanese cancels together with Cook Hong Kong framed date stamp, also with two further rice paper fly sheets applied to front by Japanese post office.

£115
GREAT BRITAIN/EGYPT 1915 ppc to GLASGOW, unfranked and bearing violet oval cachet REST CAMP P.O./ON ACTIVE SERVICE/POST FREE/ABASSIA CAIRO.
GREAT BRITAIN/EGYPT

1915 ppc to GLASGOW, unfranked and bearing violet oval cachet 'REST CAMP P.O./ON ACTIVE SERVICE/POST FREE/ABASSIA CAIRO'.

£55