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GREAT BRITAIN STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY continued...

GLOUCESTERSHIRE continued...
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1484   image1840 1d BLACK WITH RED MC: 3 December 1840 EL from Gloucester to Cheltenham with four good to large margins 1d Black (pl.6 GK) tied with a fine red MC. Cross Reference: 1840 1d BLACKS (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 80

Currently...£90.00
Selling...USD 117.40
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1485   image1842-44 MX CANCELLED GROUP OF COVERS: A small packet containing ELs & envs. mostly with 1d reds having three margins with MX cancels from Gloucestershire (17) and Oxfordshire (4), inc. an 1843 EL to Somerset with a v.fine Cirencester frame break. Includes two 1d pink embossed envs. Mixed condition. (21) (Image) Starting at £ 100

Currently...£100.00
Selling...USD 130.44
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
LANCASHIRE - LIVERPOOL
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1486   imageKGVI PERIOD LIVERPOOL MAIL; Range inc. 1939 printed card to Warrington sent unpaid with ""2D/TO PAY/466B" h.s. and pair 1d p.dues affixed, 1940 unfranked censored EL to London with Official Paid Liverpool d.s, and censor tape and oval "INTERNMENT/G/CAMP" h.s. on rear, 1946 wrapper to Vienna with Liverpool ½D Paid meter mark and framed "NO SERVICE/RETURN TO SENDER" h.s. on front, 1950 undeliverable env. to Liverpool franked 2½d with framed "Not to be found/466" and Returned Letter Office Liverpool cds on front (faults), 1951 PPC to Wirral franked 1½d + ½d with framed "Insufficiently addressed/466" h.s. on front, 1952 env. to Birkenhead franked 1½d with framed "UNDELIVERED FOR/REASON STATED/1½D/POSTAGE DUE/FOR RETURN/TO SENDER" and other related examples. (90 items) Cross Reference: REGISTERED MAIL, INSTRUCTIONAL MARKS, POSTAGE DUE MARKS, MILITARY - CENSORED MAIL (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 65

Currently...£480.00
Selling...USD 626.11
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
LANCASHIRE - MANCHESTER
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1487   imageEARLY TRIO: a set of Es well written-up on pages inc. a 1712 partial wrapper with a fine Straight-Line "MANCHESTER" 2nd hs M6 & "NO/16" Bishop Mark; a 1717 wrapper to "Leverpoole/by Warrington bag"; and a 1717 wrapper with a fine unrecorded two-line "MANCH/ESTER". (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 130

Currently...£140.00
Selling...USD 182.62
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1488   imagec.1742-1799 PRE-STAMP MAIL: All different mounted on well written up pages detailing rates & routes inc. a 1772 EL with a fine unrecorded two-line "MAN/CHESTER" hs on back; a 1784 EL with two-line "MANCHES/TER" movable type hs's; a 1796 EL with a faint horseshoe "MANCHESTER" hs on on front addressed to the "Parliamt. Street Coffee House"; a 1799 EL to Bozen (now Bolzano) charged 1/8d (1/7d postage + 1d for the Channel crossing) with a new s/l "MANCHESTER" & experimental red paid mark on front and red Foreign Office strike on reverse; plus 12 other ELs with various sized & styled namestamps, and 1 with a Partington Bishop's mark on reverse. A useful study in mixed condition. (17 + 2 on piece) (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 200

Currently...£260.00
Selling...USD 339.14
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1489   image1800-1839 PRE-STAMP MAIL: A box file containing a display of E & ELs mounted on well written-up pages detailing rates & routes with various "MANCHESTER/185" and "PAID" marks inc. an 1802 E with a "183/MANCHESTER/OCT 8 02" on the reverse - 2 miles short (an unrecorded error?); an EL to Sheffield with an M58 datestamp on reverse dated 1805 but only recorded used in 1803 (forgery?); a mainly fine M64 "MANCHESTER/2 DE 2/1813/185" in green ink (only used for a short period during this year); an 1827 EL with what appears to be a KGII crown inspector's mark, supposedly replaced in 1760; an 1833 duplicate letter sent privately from "Buenos Ayres" and charged 11d on arrival in the UK; an 1835 EL (stained) with a small redv unframed "TOO LATE/N P" (M108, recorded used 1834-7); an 1839 two sheet letter sent to Bergamo - the sender paid 2/4d (double?) and charged a further 38 decimes on arrival; plus others in good condition with mainly fine markings, and several pages outlining aspects of Manchester postal history. (30 mounted, 15 loose) (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 200

Currently...£200.00
Selling...USD 260.88
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1490   imageMANCHESTER AREA PENNY POSTS: An assembly of E & ELs mounted on well written up pages detailing rates & routes dating from 1806-1833 with mostly fine boxed hs's inc. "4PP" & "PENNY P. UNPAID" of Dobcross with blurred "MANCHESTER/29 JA 29/1811/185" on front of a damaged & water stained E to Ireland with oval "Too Late" and Irish receiving mark on reverse; an 1806 EL with red boxed "PENNY P. UNPAID" on front and "1PP" of Ashton-under-Lyne on reverse; an E addressed to Southport with an "ORMSKIRK/PennyPost" hs on front & "MANCHESTER/DE 24/1838/G" receiver sent 100 miles out of it's way!; also "[name]/P.P." marks for Altrincham, Ashton-under-Line, Oldham, Delph & Dobcross. Varying condition. (12 ELs, 2 Es, 1 free front) (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 130

Currently...£85.00
Selling...USD 110.87
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
SUSSEX
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1491   imageDITCHLING UDC WITH M.S. "Left. Not no ware" IN CENTRE [+ "Found in N.P.B./without contents" WRAPPER]; Attractive 24 July 1852 env. from Reigate (c.d.s. on back) to "Mr. Groce, Bull Inn, Ditchling" with 1d Red (v. near 4m) tied by Reigate "637" Numeral, but also having a very fine rare blue " DITCHLING" UDC nicely placed in the opposite corner with the ill-spelled endorsement "Left. Not no ware" (!) in the centre; rare example of a UDC adapted as an instructional marking. Plus a battered 1885 usage of the QV ½d Brown wrapper from London to Ireland with 3 boxed "N.P.B." d.s. and a very fine boxed "Found in N.P.B./without contents" (early usage). (2 covers) Cross Reference: POSTAL STATIONERY, Q.V., INSTRUCTIONAL MARKS, NEWSPAPER MAIL, LONDON POSTAL HISTORY (Image) Starting at £ 48

Currently...£140.00
Selling...USD 182.62
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
YORKSHIRE
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1492   imageRARE PRISONER'S LETTER ON SPECIALLY PRINTED "YORK CASTLE/RULES.../" PAPER WITH H.S. "2D" IN CIRCLE; 13 Dec. 1865 EL (some weak folds and with internal dusting but attractive) from prisoner "Robert Popple" to his solicitor in Hull sent unpaid with superb York h.s. "2D" in circle and large part (off edge) "YORK/930" Duplex; the contents are written on a specially printed sheet headed "YORK CASTLE/RULES" (about to whom and how letters to/from Prisoners could be sent) with those rules occupying the first side and with printed heading on the other two sides; "PRISONERS ARE TO CONFINE THEIR WRITING TO THESE TWO PAGES". The letter is from a Mill owner imprisoned for debt who blames the American Civil War for his plight due to a downturn of exports. Fascinating and rare Prison cover. Cross Reference: PRISONS & PRISONERS, POSTAGE DUE MARKS, CIVIL WAR (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 80

Currently...£170.00
Selling...USD 221.75
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
CHANNEL ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1493   imageQV/KEVII PERIOD MAIL TO OVERSEAS - Group with 1855 env. to France franked 4d tied by Jersey numeral and Calais transit cds, rear with London and Paris cds, 1871 env. to France franked 6d Lilac tied by Jersey duplex with oval "REGISTERED/LONDON" d.s. on front, 1888 1d PC to Singapore uprated 1d Lilac and tied by Guernsey squared circle d.s. with "PENANG-TO-SINGAPORE" cds on front, 1892 reduced env. to Victoria (redirected to NSW) franked 1d Lilac (10 inc. block of six - quadruple rate) with individual strikes of the Jersey squared d.s. and framed "ADVERTISED/UNCLAIMED" h.s. on front and 1893 2d reg. env. to Hamburg franked 5d Jubilee tied by "REGISTERED/JERSEY" d.s., 1905 env. to France franked KEVII 2½d tied by Guernsey cds and with "ST SAMPSONS" cds on rear and 1906 KEVII 1d Pc to St Malo (redirected) with "SAMARES" cds and three French cds on front. (7 covers/cards) Cross Reference: POSTAL STATIONERY, Q.V., NEW SOUTH WALES, REDIRECTED AND TURNED MAIL, REGISTERED MAIL (Image) Starting at £ 100

Currently...£130.00
Selling...USD 169.57
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
ISLE OF MAN POSTAL HISTORY
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
1494   imageMINT & USED BLOCKS, SHEETS, FDC'S, LITERATURE ETC.: Range in 3 cartons of which one is mainly philatelic literature inc. Isle of Man Postmarks parts 1-3 (Massy 1968 & 69), Isle of Man Stamps and Postal History (Whitney, 3rd Ed. 1978), Isle of Man Postmarks Surface and Air (Massy 1977) h/b no d/j., etc. and two cartons of mainly large format material inc. complete sheets on cover, booklet covers, complete mint & used (mainly CTO) sheets and part sheets inc. umm 2½d (block of 60) SG1, 3d Lilac complete sheets of 240 (no phosphor & one centre band) SG 2 & 2p, 4d Ultramarine sheet of 240 no phosphor SG 3 £360 as singles, PPC inc. unused group of 11 from British Empire Exhibition "MANX KIOSK", etc. (large qty) Cross Reference: PICTURE POSTCARDS, REGISTERED MAIL, LITERATURE - PHILATELIC, BOOKLETS (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 160

Currently...£160.00
Selling...USD 208.70
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1495   imageKEVII-QEII DOUGLAS SUB-OFFICE & VILLAGE CANCELS: Two boxes containing an extensive range of cancels from many Douglas Sub-Offices & other Island offices with regd, p.dues, p.stat., Express Mail, etc. inc. (28 Aug.) 1897 Telegraph Form with fine St. John's cds, (20 Apr.) 1935 Weather Report PC (corner bend top left) franked ½d tied scarce "PORT ST. MARY" Skeleton, etc. FDCs inc. SG1 (5, Ballabeg, Castletown, Crosby, North Ramsey & Santon), SG2 (9 from 5 different offices), etc. Plus range of label type parcel h.s. & earlier P.P. labels inc. used (30 June) 1902 "CASTLETOWN (CDE)", (9 & 28 July) 1902 "RAMSEY (RAX)" (28 July) 1902 "KIRK ONCHAN (KOC)", (25 Apr.) 1903 "DOUGLAS, ISLE OF MAN,/The Crescent (DCC)", etc. An excellent range that would be very difficult to assemble from scratch today (qty) Cross Reference: REGISTERED MAIL, PARCEL POST LABELS, CANCELLATIONS, FIRST DAY COVERS (Image) (Image2) (Image3)

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Starting at £ 160

Currently...£160.00
Selling...USD 208.70
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1496   image1953-2020 FDC COLLECTION: Two boxes containing the duplicated 1953-2020 FDC collection with First Day Lithographs, booklet panes, p.dues., etc. inc. (18 Aug.) 1958 quartet of envs franked 3d Deep Lilac (v. block of six also regd., two or singles (2)) tied Douglas or Ramsey cds's SG 2, (8 June) 1964 trio of envs (2, one missing backflap) & PC franked 2½d Carmine-Red tied Douglas (2) or Ramsey cds's SG 1, (24 May) 1972 env franked GB Wedgwood booklet pane with ½d one-side band (superb perfs) tied Douglas cds's (scarce), etc. Circa 200 covers with Ramsey pmks. the bulk being Douglas pmks. (c1000 covers & 25 Lithographs) Cross Reference: FIRST DAY COVERS (Image) Starting at £ 120

Currently...£130.00
Selling...USD 169.57
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1497   image1845-1890s GROUP OF MAIL INC. INWARDS - in a Davo cover album with slipcase, inc. 1884 reg. env. to Hamburg with ½d slate & 1d lilac tied with rare single 407 strikes (Parmenter 3VOS 'GPO', though appearing to have seriffed feet to the 4), 1893 parcel tag from 'SULBY MILLS' IOM with 6d jubilee, 1894/5 much-redirected env. with at least 15 GB or South Africa cds's on front or back, 30 Aug. 1895 env. to Birkenhead with 1d lilac tied by RAMSEY 3VODB (new EKU: Parmenter currently has 1903) and 1898 env. (lightly soiled, flap missing) to Accrington with 1d lilac tied by scarce RAMSEY squared circle (SG £45). Inwards mail inc. 1884 env. from India with ½d blue & 4a green tied by "B" duplex and with "OUTW./BOMBAY" and CASTLETOWN cds on the back. Plus two blank writing sheets with engraved IOM scenes. (49 items) Cross Reference: INDIA (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 240

Currently...£170.00
Selling...USD 221.75
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1498   image1934 TO MODERN AIR MAIL (INC. FIRST FLIGHTS, REGD, EXPRESS, ETC.) COLLECTION: Small carton with the range of Air Mail Air Letters & covers inc. (18 Aug.) 1934 env to Douglas franked 1½d tied London double ring Air Mail cds with ms 'By First Air Mail Service/London-to-Douglas', (20 Aug.) 1934 quartet of envs franked 1½d via FF Douglas to Birmingham (2) or Glasgow to Douglas (2), (31 Jan.) 1935 pair of envs franked 1½d FF Liverpool to IoM and reverse with fine "BLACKPOOL & WEST COAST/AIR SERVICES LTD." cachets & similar pair of envs franked 1d + ½d, (6 Mar.) 1971 "FRAZIER [star] CLAY/Fight Of The Century" printed env. flown first direct flight Isle of Man to New York with "POST MANNINAGH" 25p label top left tied Douglas cds & USA 6c top right tied NY slogan for 8 Mar., 1972 & 77 pair of regd "EXPRESS" to Germany, etc. Plus 1976-85 group of Air Letters with extensive slogan pmk range (qty) Cross Reference: AIR MAIL COVERS, POSTAL STATIONERY, EXPRESS MAIL (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 120

Currently...£280.00
Selling...USD 365.23
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1499   imageRAILWAY, TRAMWAY, MARITIME & TT RACES THEMATIC GROUPS: Small carton with the good ranges of IoM Electric & Steam Railways (inc. Snaefell Mountain Railway), TT Races and Maritime Mail thematic. Group with excellent range of Snaefell Mountain Railway inc. (16 July) 1904 PPC (Storm of Douglas) franked ½d tied Douglas cds with fine diamond "SNAEFELL SUMMIT" diamond in black dated the same day - very early usage (12 July being the EKD), 1926 PPC with "SNAEFELL SUMMIT" cachet in Cyan - scarce colour, (8 July) 1947 Manx Electric Railway PPC (Sulby Glen Tea Gardens) franked 2d tied Douglas wavy line with fine 7 July dated "SNAEFELL SUMMIT" lozenge in purple, 1948 real photo PPC franked 2d tied Laxey cds with scarce undated "SNAEFELL SUMMIT" lozenge in purple, etc. Maritime inc. 1977 env to Morecambe franked 7p & 3p unusually tied by Gibraltar paquebot, etc. (qty) Cross Reference: THEMATICS, TRANSPORT, RAILWAYS, SHIPS/SHIPPING (Image) Starting at £ 95

Currently...£95.00
Selling...USD 123.92
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1500   imageEARLY TO MODERN 20th CENTURY P. DUE, UNDELIVERABLE MAIL, ETC.: A small box containing a range of early to modern 20th Century cards & covers with p.due markings and/or stamps inc. 1905 PPC (IoM Steamer Empress Queen, corner crease & small tear at top clear of adhesive) franked ½d tied Douglas double ring cds with fine boxed "Liable To Letter Rate/407" & "1D/407" h.s., 1906 unfranked PPC pmk Douglas double ring cds & fine "1D/407" h.s. alongside, 1911 novelty fish design PC to Stockport with fine boxed "1D/407/TO PAY/LIABLE/TO/LETTER/RATE." h.s., (10 May) 1964 window env franked 2½d tied Douglas cds with boxed "UNDELIVERABLE FOR/REASON STATED" & m.s 'unoccupied' alongside with 1d + 1½d p.dues applied for return to sender charge, 1973 env. ex Ramsey to Ballasalla franked 2p + 1p & GB ½p with fine boxed "STAMPS/INVALID/TO PAY" with ms '4' & IoM 4p applied in lieu of p.due tied Ballasalla cds, etc. (c175 cards/covers with the odd piece) Cross Reference: POSTAGE DUE STAMPS & COVERS, FIRST DAY COVERS (Image) Starting at £ 65

Currently...£65.00
Selling...USD 84.79
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1501   imagePPC COLLECTION: A small box containing KEVII-KGVI IOM frankings and virtually all IOM scenes, includes a good range of tax marks, novelty types (2 with open-out scenes of IOM and one designed for senders photos to show through; both sent at PPC rate and therefore taxed), etc. Fine lot. (c200) Cross Reference: POSTAGE DUE MARKS, PICTURE POSTCARDS (Image) Starting at £ 130

Currently...£130.00
Selling...USD 169.57
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1502   imageCALF OF MAN COVER COLLECTION: Cover album with the 1962-73 "Calf of Man" local issue cover collection inc. (10 Oct) 1962 group of 10 Europa FDCs one with scarce missing Dark Blue from 6 & 12 Murreys, (18 Sept.) 1963 group of 8 Europa opts on Bird issue inc. 2 regd to Germany & 2 with additional 3d regional on chalky paper SG 2a, (22 June) 1966 Kennedy commemorative FDCs (3, 2 Bird issue opts, 1 Europa mini. sheet opts.), group of 1967/68 Churchill Europa & 1968 Churchill opt for Mexico Olympics, etc. A good range (c85 covers) Cross Reference: REGISTERED MAIL, FIRST DAY COVERS, LOCAL POSTS, ISLE OF MAN STAMPS (Image) Starting at £ 120

Currently...£170.00
Selling...USD 221.75
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.
1503   imageFINE EARLY "ISLE OF MAN" MARK ON COVER FROM CASTLETOWN: (24 Oct.) 1809 EL ex Castletown to London with ms '4' charge mark cancelled in pen and replaced with '1/4'. Reverse with fine "ISLE OF MAN" s/l h.s (IM4). A very interesting letter regarding the imprudent marriage of a young woman to somebody '...so much inferior to herself neither family fortune nor employment, a country lad in the neighbourhood...' & the tale of baggage being loaded upon the wrong ship and ending up in the Dublin Custom House! (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 95

Currently...£220.00
Selling...USD 286.97
Closing..Mar-10, 01:00 AM EST.

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