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GIBRALTAR postal history
1878 wrapper to Malta with GB QV 2d Plate 11 tied "A26" duplex dated A/AU 20 78, top flap with A/AU 24 78 arrival. Stamp with corner perf. fault.
£40

GIBRALTAR postal history
1878 wrapper to Malta with GB QV 2d Plate 12 pmk'd "A26" duplex dated B/OC 28 78, top flap with C/NO 2 78 arrival.
£48

GIBRALTAR postal history
1880 wrapper per "Mongolia" to Malta with GB QV 2d Plate 18 pmk'd "A26" duplex dated B/JY 11 80, top flap with E/JY 15 80 arrival, stamp crossed by filing crease along top.
£48

CHATEAUBELAIR, St. Vincent postal history
1898 cover to Syracuse, New York with CHATEAUBELAIR C/AU 5 98 (LRD) despatch and QV d pair, single, QV 1d red left to be pmk'd at Kingstown A/AU 5 98, some sealed opening tears top right.
An important cover plugging the long-standing "unknown" period C/JU 22 98 (LRD per WIPHR) and SP 11 98 (date island being devastated by giant hurricane, PML Page 7). With the handstamp evidently lost the abbreviated "CH" had a late re-introduction with confirmed use OC 1 98 to MY 9 99. Nothing further is really known until the third type CHATEAUBELAIR is used earliest date AP 16 01.
£240


B01 used ALEXANDRIA, Egypt postal history (Ex GRIFFITHS)
1869 entire with handstruck "POSTED AFTER/DEPARTURE OF PACKET" to Liverpool with pair GB QV 6d Plate 8 pmk'd "B01" with ALEXANDRIA JY 10 69 alongside, fine GIUSEPPE CAMPOS sender's cachet with Liverpool 27 JY 69 arrival on upper flap. Ex JOHN O. GRIFFITHS.
£825


SAINT ANNS BAY, Jamaica postal history
1896 cover to Horgen, Switzerland with QV d, pair QV 1d (SG.16a,27) pmk'd DE 7 96, reverse fine sender's cachet.
£40


MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica postal history
1795 outer wrapper docketted "Macln Gillies Esq, Jamaica 15 Sept 1795" (Major MacLaurin Gillies, Commissary-General for St. James OC 23 1795) to Gilbert Innis, Edinburgh rated 3/- changed 4/9 with lower flap displaying MONTEGO/BAY 2-line and IAMAICA, NO 6 95 Bishop mark arrival. Posted during the period of the Maroon Wars July 1795 to March 1796.
£195


GRENADA postal history
1897 poorly opened three sides with tear across address panel reg. cover to Myerscough in London with QV d (SG.30) strips of six and three, top left stamp showing distinctive short left leg to "H" of HALFPENNY, pmk'd St. David's "E" for NO xx 97 (without day slug).
£75

Cardiff, Wales to Gibraltar postal history
1872 wrapper to Gibraltar with GB QV 2d blue strip of three, single Plate 13 attractively displaying CORY/C perfins pmk'd CARDIFF duplex dated JU 14 72.
At this time the circled "S" handstamp to identify mail routed via Spain was not used (July 1870 to July 1875) as the 8d rate alone was sufficient to identify mail received by the more expensive and thus uncommonly used overland route. John Cory came to Cardiff as a shipbroker and shipowner in 1872 and established 'John Cory Sons & Co". On his death in 1891 he owned 21 steamers with another three large steamers being built on the Clyde.
£350

WOBURN, Grenada postal history
1926 reg. cover to Helsby, Warrington with pair KGV 3d pmk'd WOBURN */23 SP 26 d/rings.
£100


M.O. OFFICE (Money Order), Barbados to Canada postal history
1902 reg. cover with 1d Seal strip of three pmk'd M.O. OFFICE */DE 5 02 to Phelpston, Ontario, Canada, reverse with fine ALL & PENETANG R.P.O. N/DE 20 02 cds.
£75

ST. GEORGES, Bermuda postal history (Ex Ludington)
1883 local cover to Annie Outerbridge, Baileys Bay with QV 1d pale rose CC wmk (SG.1) tied ST. GEORGES K3 "2" duplex dated B/AP 10 83 in blue ink (LRD), no backstamps. Ex LUDINGTON.
The 2nd period blue ink is currently recorded MR 23 1882 to AP 10 1883
£140

TARPUM-BAY, Bahamas postal history
1924 use of KGV 2d PSRE to Wall Street, New York City with added KGV 1d, 2d pmk'd TARPUM-BAY (T 7 1) dated 25 AUG 24, opened most of two sides.
£85

BERMUDA postal history
1884 cover to London with pair QV 2d bright blue CC wmk (SG.4) tied black K3 "2" ST. GEORGES duplex dated A/SP 11 84, b/stamped red London SP 26 84 arrival.
Only three such covers currently recorded with this franking K3 "2" black period MY 22 1883 until DE xx 1886 (release QV 2d blue Crown CA wmk)
£225

BERMUDA postal history
1877 cover "per Camima" to Cincinnati, Ohio with 2 x QV 1d pale rose CC wmk (SG.2) tied K2 B/1 with ST. GEORGES oval (H3) dated AU 22 1877 alongside.
The 2d rate per ounce to USA was published in the Royal Gazette OC 3 1876. The actual rate was 2d but Bermuda had no d stamp (until MR 25 80) and was obliged to accept a loss. The franking was usually the 2d blue and only two covers with 2 x 1d franking are currently recorded from St. Georges with the K2, H3 postmarking combination
£240

ST. JAMES, Barbados postal history
1893 use of QV d Post Card from Bridgetown to St. James with ST. JAMES 7/FE 6 93 (M3) arrival cds.
£24

ST. THOMAS, Barbados postal history
1889 use of QV d Post Card from Bridgetown to Dunscombe, St. Thomas with ST. THOMAS SP 4 89 (M3) arrival cds.
£24


8 code used ST. THOMAS, Barbados postal history
1884 use of QV d Post Card from Bridgetown to Augustus Briggs Hinkson, Rugby, St. Thomas with clear 8/MR 27 84 (M2-R) arrival, by far the scarcest of the M2 Parish grouping.
£240



BERMUDA postal history
1889 cover marked "Printed Circular" with QV 1d (intermediate shade between SG.23 and SG.24) tied K4 Hamilton "1" duplex dated B/AU 2 89, reverse London arrival of AU 19 89 clearly shows that flap was tucked in (unsealed).
£195

ST. PHILIP, Barbados postal history
1890 inter-island cover to Colonial Bank, Grenada with QV 2d (SG.93) pmk'd ST. PHILIP 3/AP 30 90 (M3), stamp with rounded corner perf. and one reverse side flap removed affecting arrival backstamp.
£36
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