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BERMUDA postal history
Green "8" (CM21) with red/white PC 22 label (earlier by 7 days than handbook) on KG6 1d cover pmk'd Hamilton 11 SEP 1939 to Leamington Spa, Warwickshire.
The Peter C. Burrows B.W.I. "British Empire Civil Censorship Devices" handbook (pub. 2010) records the use of this CL1 label as SP 18 1939 to AU 16 1940 and says "mostly seen used with CM21 No.2 and No.9"
£135

SPANISH TOWN, Jamaica postal history
(P1 in black) dated MY 30 1835 (the Foster ERD) on wrapper docketted as from St. Mary (MY 27) to London rated 2/2.
£85

BADAGRY W.D. (WESTERN DISTRICT), Lagos postal history
(Type 9B, D3) dated B/26 MY 1895 (ERD) alongside address panel on cover to the African Missions Society, Lyon, France with marginal QV 2d ultramarine (SG.31) cancelled by manuscript squiggle and oval of bars with red PAID BR. PACKET/30 JU 95/7-A arrival, reverse Lagos A/MY 27 95 and Lyon 2 JUIL 95.
£425


Rare watercolour "View at IDANRE from Camp", Lagos postal history
1898 outer wrapper with reverse showing an exceptional rare inclusion of watercoloured painting addressed to Miss Ambrose, Hampstead, London with QV 2d tied oval of bars with rare POST OFFICE EPE (T.11) cds dated A/JU 7 1898 (ERD), lower left portion of this single sheet torn away. Ex JOHN FORREST.
£825



EARLIEST DATED 2-LINE BERBICE, British Guiana postal history
BERBICE, 6th/Jan. 1811. mostly on reverse flap (damaged at left) with red BRISTOL 4 MA 4 1811 with 12 below arrival on entire headed New Amsterdam Dec 29th 1810 to Mrs Fraser c/o Dr. Chisholme, York Place, Clifton re-addressed 2 Laura Place Bath rated 1/11 changed 2/3.
This is currently the earliest dated BERBICE 2-line handstamp (BERBICE with comma measures 26mm, width from top to bottom 13mm), rather surprisingly this sits between the two known strikes of the larger undated BERBICE. (32 x 5mm) recorded for AU 28 1810 and FE 3 1811
£1525

RETURNED FOR/POSTAL ADDRESS, Jamaica postal history
(Proud Type 173, ERD) on QV d Reply Post Card (reverse blank) pmk'd KINGSTON 3D/FE 26 90 sqc from Capt. Clark to a George D'Pass with text reading "I leave today for Buff Bay and to leave next week for Kingston. What you have for me save for me. I been laying here six days now and would take to rum quickly". He obviously did as with no postal address.
£180


MAMBOLO, Sierra Leone
(103.01) on KG6 3d PSRE with added KG6 3d (defective corner), 2 x 1/- dated */24 FE 51 (ERD), m/script MAMBOLO reg. h/stamp (No.0031).
Rare office which opened January 19th 1951
£95



9 used PLUMSTEAD, Cape of Good Hope postal history
A/FE 2 71 (ERD) on 1d rose-red cover to Brighton House, Cape Town, fine small delicate wax seal inscribed 'AVOUS' over small flower.
Note differing shape side bars to BONC 6 used Ceres.
£200

120 used CERES ROAD, Cape of Good Hope postal history
D/NO 11 86 (ERD) on 1d pair (SG.49) cover to Cape Town. Smaller faults.
£48

847 used BERLIN, Cape of Good Hope postal history
13 DE 93 (ERD) on QV 1d Post Card to Germany.
£80
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