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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

Covers and stamps / Australian States / Great Britain / Redirected mail / Transatlantic Mail / Combination covers

(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

Macedonia (Disinfected Mail) 1847 entire from Monastir (Bitola) to Belgrade, redirected to Pest, Hungary, with negative Monastir  despatch handstamp, entering into Serbian disinfection station at Aleksinac with large part red  wax seal, transferred into the Serbian postal system, redirected and on entry in Austria Hungarian Empire disinfected at Semlin whose handstamp and two wax seals appear on reverse  A rare double disinfection.Macedonia (Disinfected Mail) 1847 entire from Monastir (Bitola) to Belgrade, redirected to Pest, Hungary, with negative Monastir  despatch handstamp, entering into Serbian disinfection station at Aleksinac with large part red  wax seal, transferred into the Serbian postal system, redirected and on entry in Austria Hungarian Empire disinfected at Semlin whose handstamp and two wax seals appear on reverse  A rare double disinfection.

Macedonia

Covers and stamps / Serbia / Yugoslavia / Disinfected mail / Redirected mail

(Disinfected Mail) 1847 entire from Monastir (Bitola) to Belgrade, redirected to Pest, Hungary, with negative Monastir despatch handstamp, entering into Serbian disinfection station at Aleksinac with large part red wax seal, transferred into the Serbian postal system, redirected and on entry in Austria Hungarian Empire disinfected at Semlin whose handstamp and two wax seals appear on reverse A rare double disinfection.

£895

German Colonies (Togo) 1890 (8/4) cover to Lagos bearing Germany 20pf. forerunner tied Klein-Popo cds, Lagos W. Africa arrival cds, re-addressed to St Gallen, Switzerland with red FORWARD handstamp, Liverpool transit, reverse with Accra transit and arrival cds; fine early cover, Ex Sacher.German Colonies (Togo) 1890 (8/4) cover to Lagos bearing Germany 20pf. forerunner tied Klein-Popo cds, Lagos W. Africa arrival cds, re-addressed to St Gallen, Switzerland with red FORWARD handstamp, Liverpool transit, reverse with Accra transit and arrival cds; fine early cover, Ex Sacher.

German Colonies

Covers and stamps / German Colonies / Nigeria / Switzerland Incoming Mail / Lagos / Redirected mail / Instructional Handstamps

(Togo) 1890 (8/4) cover to Lagos bearing Germany 20pf. forerunner tied Klein-Popo cds, Lagos W. Africa arrival cds, re-addressed to St Gallen, Switzerland with red FORWARD handstamp, Liverpool transit, reverse with Accra transit and arrival cds; fine early cover, Ex Sacher.

£950

Great Britain 1859 cover addressed care of a Doctor at the British Museum, forwarded to Oxford, from St Petersbourg, Russia with diamond framed despatch on reverse which also displays a Gt Russell St, a red London and an Oxford cds, on forwarding envelope to Oxford a 1d. red has been added over ‘PORTO’ handstamp with fine ‘7 1/2 ‘ charge handstamp alongside. Torn bottom flap to envelope otherwise fine and scarce.Great Britain 1859 cover addressed care of a Doctor at the British Museum, forwarded to Oxford, from St Petersbourg, Russia with diamond framed despatch on reverse which also displays a Gt Russell St, a red London and an Oxford cds, on forwarding envelope to Oxford a 1d. red has been added over ‘PORTO’ handstamp with fine ‘7 1/2 ‘ charge handstamp alongside. Torn bottom flap to envelope otherwise fine and scarce.

Great Britain

Covers and stamps / Great Britain Incoming / Russia / Accountancy / Redirected mail

1859 cover addressed care of a Doctor at the British Museum, forwarded to Oxford, from St Petersbourg, Russia with diamond framed despatch on reverse which also displays a Gt Russell St, a red London and an Oxford cds, on forwarding envelope to Oxford a 1d. red has been added over ‘PORTO’ handstamp with fine ‘7 1/2 ‘ charge handstamp alongside. Torn bottom flap to envelope otherwise fine and scarce.

£245

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)

Covers and stamps / China / Hong Kong / Great Britain / Redirected mail / Returned 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

Russia  1883, uprated 5kop stationery envelope with 2x1kop (1866 issue-horizontally laid paper) tied by Moscow cds, posted to Riga and redirected to Libava. Reverse shows TPO 85 serial 3 of Riga Muravyevo railway line, dated 14 January 1883. Earliest known date of this railway line by Kiryushkin-Robinson is 17 November 1883. Russia  1883, uprated 5kop stationery envelope with 2x1kop (1866 issue-horizontally laid paper) tied by Moscow cds, posted to Riga and redirected to Libava. Reverse shows TPO 85 serial 3 of Riga Muravyevo railway line, dated 14 January 1883. Earliest known date of this railway line by Kiryushkin-Robinson is 17 November 1883.

Russia

Covers and stamps / Russia / Redirected mail / / Postal Stationery / Railways

1883, uprated 5kop stationery envelope with 2x1kop (1866 issue-horizontally laid paper) tied by Moscow cds, posted to Riga and redirected to Libava. Reverse shows TPO 85 serial 3 of Riga Muravyevo railway line, dated 14 January 1883. Earliest known date of this railway line by Kiryushkin-Robinson is 17 November 1883.

£230

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

Covers and stamps / Barbados / Great Britain / Maritime / Redirected mail / Ship letters / Great Britain Ship Mail

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

Guatemala 1891 (Abr 15) registered cover to Cannanore, India, endorsed redirected to Basle, Switzerland franked on reverse ‘Arms’ 5c., 10c. and 20c. tied by registration handstamp without any number in association. Redirected and annotated “Via Brindisi & Bombay” showing various Indian transits a thimble Sea Post Office cds and blue manuscript oval “593” of the Indian Sea Post, Basel arrival backstamp.Guatemala 1891 (Abr 15) registered cover to Cannanore, India, endorsed redirected to Basle, Switzerland franked on reverse ‘Arms’ 5c., 10c. and 20c. tied by registration handstamp without any number in association. Redirected and annotated “Via Brindisi & Bombay” showing various Indian transits a thimble Sea Post Office cds and blue manuscript oval “593” of the Indian Sea Post, Basel arrival backstamp.

Guatemala

Covers and stamps / Guatemala / India / Switzerland Incoming Mail / Brindisi tranit mail / Maritime / Redirected mail / Registered mail

1891 (Abr 15) registered cover to Cannanore, India, endorsed redirected to Basle, Switzerland franked on reverse ‘Arms’ 5c., 10c. and 20c. tied by registration handstamp without any number in association. Redirected and annotated “Via Brindisi & Bombay” showing various Indian transits a thimble Sea Post Office cds and blue manuscript oval “593” of the Indian Sea Post, Basel arrival backstamp.

£265

Bechuanaland 1891 registered stationery envelope to Germany uprated 1d., 2d. pair and 1s. tied Taungs cds, the stamp image is cancelled by numeral obliterator, Oberlungwitz arrival cds. Some damage to printed stamp image due to wax seal removal.Bechuanaland 1891 registered stationery envelope to Germany uprated 1d., 2d. pair and 1s. tied Taungs cds, the stamp image is cancelled by numeral obliterator, Oberlungwitz arrival cds. Some damage to printed stamp image due to wax seal removal.

Bechuanaland

Covers and stamps / Bechuanaland / Redirected mail / Postal Stationery

1891 registered stationery envelope to Germany uprated 1d., 2d. pair and 1s. tied Taungs cds, the stamp image is cancelled by numeral obliterator, Oberlungwitz arrival cds. Some damage to printed stamp image due to wax seal removal.

£495

Indo-China 1894 registered cover to Constantinople franked ‘group type’ 10c., 15c. and 50c. tied by Haiphong Tonkin, redirected on arrival to Poste Restante, Milano, reverse with Galata arrival and on front a Galata depart cancel, Suez and Alexandria transit backstamps, French maritime Ligne N Paq. Fr. No.4  date stamp, final Milano arrival cds on reverse.Indo-China 1894 registered cover to Constantinople franked ‘group type’ 10c., 15c. and 50c. tied by Haiphong Tonkin, redirected on arrival to Poste Restante, Milano, reverse with Galata arrival and on front a Galata depart cancel, Suez and Alexandria transit backstamps, French maritime Ligne N Paq. Fr. No.4  date stamp, final Milano arrival cds on reverse.

Indo-China

Covers and stamps / Indo-Chine / Redirected mail

1894 registered cover to Constantinople franked ‘group type’ 10c., 15c. and 50c. tied by Haiphong Tonkin, redirected on arrival to Poste Restante, Milano, reverse with Galata arrival and on front a Galata depart cancel, Suez and Alexandria transit backstamps, French maritime Ligne N Paq. Fr. No.4 date stamp, final Milano arrival cds on reverse.

£285

BULGARIA 1896 5st.

BULGARIA

Covers and stamps / Bulgaria / Redirected mail / Postal Stationery

1896 5st. "Baptism of Prince Boris" postal stationery card, up-rated 5st., 10st. & 15st., tied by bilingual CHUMLA date stamp and registered to Vaucouleurs, France. Re-directed to Le Thillot and Ligny En Barrois.

£65

LIBERIA 1901 picture post card of Kamerun to Germany franked 1c. & 2c. tied oval DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/LINIE/HAMBURG/WESAFRIKA/XXI date stamp. Much re-directed on arrival in Germany with extra piece of paper affixed to card to allow for this; some slight damage to front of card.

LIBERIA

Covers and stamps / Liberia / Maritime / Redirected mail / Picture Stationery

1901 picture post card of Kamerun to Germany franked 1c. & 2c. tied oval 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/LINIE/HAMBURG/WESAFRIKA/XXI' date stamp. Much re-directed on arrival in Germany with extra piece of paper affixed to card to allow for this; some slight damage to front of card.

£55

French Somali Coast 1907 (7 Sept) registered cover to Belgium franked on reverse Obock 50c. and 1f., Djibouti 40c. and Cote de Somalis 50c. tied Cote Francaise Des Somalis Djibouti, front with maritime Ligne N No.5 date stamp, redirected on arrival with five different Belgian cancels.French Somali Coast 1907 (7 Sept) registered cover to Belgium franked on reverse Obock 50c. and 1f., Djibouti 40c. and Cote de Somalis 50c. tied Cote Francaise Des Somalis Djibouti, front with maritime Ligne N No.5 date stamp, redirected on arrival with five different Belgian cancels.

French Somali Coast

Covers and stamps / Djibouti / French Somali Coast / Obock / Redirected mail

1907 (7 Sept) registered cover to Belgium franked on reverse Obock 50c. and 1f., Djibouti 40c. and Cote de Somalis 50c. tied Cote Francaise Des Somalis Djibouti, front with maritime Ligne N No.5 date stamp, redirected on arrival with five different Belgian cancels.

£175

Great Britain 1907 (AP 24) cover addressed to a passenger on S.S. Rimutaka, Cape Town/ London to New Zealand franked pair 1d. KEVII tied Frome cds, Bristol transit on reverse of next day and Cape Town arrival of MY 14, missing the ship and forwarded  to Lyttleton, Wellington with Cape Town P.B.S. cds of MY 14, Lyttelton arrival on 9 SP, octagonal Christchurch Unclaimed and two-line handstamp ADVERTISED/ UNCLAIMED. Vertical filing crease.Great Britain 1907 (AP 24) cover addressed to a passenger on S.S. Rimutaka, Cape Town/ London to New Zealand franked pair 1d. KEVII tied Frome cds, Bristol transit on reverse of next day and Cape Town arrival of MY 14, missing the ship and forwarded  to Lyttleton, Wellington with Cape Town P.B.S. cds of MY 14, Lyttelton arrival on 9 SP, octagonal Christchurch Unclaimed and two-line handstamp ADVERTISED/ UNCLAIMED. Vertical filing crease.

Great Britain

Covers and stamps / New Zealand / South Africa / Great Britain / Redirected mail / Instructional Handstamps

1907 (AP 24) cover addressed to a passenger on S.S. Rimutaka, Cape Town/ London to New Zealand franked pair 1d. KEVII tied Frome cds, Bristol transit on reverse of next day and Cape Town arrival of MY 14, missing the ship and forwarded to Lyttleton, Wellington with Cape Town P.B.S. cds of MY 14, Lyttelton arrival on 9 SP, octagonal Christchurch Unclaimed and two-line handstamp ADVERTISED/ UNCLAIMED. Vertical filing crease.

£55

LIBERIA 1907 10c. registered postal stationery envelope to Germany with image tied by oval DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/LINIE/HAMBURG/WESTAFRIKA/31/7.07/XIII date stamp, re-directed from Bremen to Hannover.

LIBERIA

Covers and stamps / Liberia / Redirected mail / Registered mail / Postal Stationery

1907 10c. registered postal stationery envelope to Germany with image tied by oval 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/LINIE/HAMBURG/WESTAFRIKA/31/7.07/XIII' date stamp, re-directed from Bremen to Hannover.

£165

New Caledonia 1911 (27 Aout) local 10c. cover from Noumea to Kone, redirected with eighteen cancels on reverse with dates to 16 Oct, some repeating themselves like Pounerihouen of 10/9 and 16/10; central vertical filing crease.New Caledonia 1911 (27 Aout) local 10c. cover from Noumea to Kone, redirected with eighteen cancels on reverse with dates to 16 Oct, some repeating themselves like Pounerihouen of 10/9 and 16/10; central vertical filing crease.

New Caledonia

Covers and stamps / French Colonies / New Caledonia / Redirected mail

1911 (27 Aout) local 10c. cover from Noumea to Kone, redirected with eighteen cancels on reverse with dates to 16 Oct, some repeating themselves like Pounerihouen of 10/9 and 16/10; central vertical filing crease.

£95

Germany 1912 (25.7.) ‘Herzog Karl Eduard Fliegerschule’ 10pf violet-blue vignette used on picture postcard of ‘Ing. Schlegel, Leiter der Offizier Fliegerschule Gotha’ addressed to Bradfield, Reading and franked 10pf. tied Erfurt cds, redirected to Sunninghill, Ascot and from there to Bruges, Belgium and from there to Knoche. The vignette tied by Schlegel signature, a fine much travelled example.Germany 1912 (25.7.) ‘Herzog Karl Eduard Fliegerschule’ 10pf violet-blue vignette used on picture postcard of ‘Ing. Schlegel, Leiter der Offizier Fliegerschule Gotha’ addressed to Bradfield, Reading and franked 10pf. tied Erfurt cds, redirected to Sunninghill, Ascot and from there to Bruges, Belgium and from there to Knoche. The vignette tied by Schlegel signature, a fine much travelled example.

Germany

Covers and stamps / Germany / Airmail / Redirected mail

1912 (25.7.) ‘Herzog Karl Eduard Fliegerschule’ 10pf violet-blue vignette used on picture postcard of ‘Ing. Schlegel, Leiter der Offizier Fliegerschule Gotha’ addressed to Bradfield, Reading and franked 10pf. tied Erfurt cds, redirected to Sunninghill, Ascot and from there to Bruges, Belgium and from there to Knoche. The vignette tied by Schlegel signature, a fine much travelled example.

£475

Norway 1914 (23.12.) winter picture postcard addressed to a ship at Shanghai, China, redirected to Hong Kong and then on to Bangkok, with a series of cancels including Molde machine despatch, Chinese Shanghai cds and Shanghai  B.P.O. of British Post Office together with violet bilingual oval of shipping company, a larger double oval handstamp of Horesen & Co/ Steamship Agents Hong Kong and final Bangkok arrival.

Norway

Covers and stamps / China / Hong Kong / Thailand / Norway / Maritime / Redirected mail

1914 (23.12.) winter picture postcard addressed to a ship at Shanghai, China, redirected to Hong Kong and then on to Bangkok, with a series of cancels including Molde machine despatch, Chinese Shanghai cds and Shanghai B.P.O. of British Post Office together with violet bilingual oval of shipping company, a larger double oval handstamp of Horesen & Co/ Steamship Agents Hong Kong and final Bangkok arrival.

£175

Ukraine 1920 (20.2.) registered cover to Odessa franked on reverse by block of four 35k. ‘Podolia’ Trident tied by Grunau cds, redirected on arrival, three-line censor, manuscript additions to cut down registration label, date in cancel on front reinforced in pen.Ukraine 1920 (20.2.) registered cover to Odessa franked on reverse by block of four 35k. ‘Podolia’ Trident tied by Grunau cds, redirected on arrival, three-line censor, manuscript additions to cut down registration label, date in cancel on front reinforced in pen.

Ukraine

Covers and stamps / Ukraine / Redirected mail / Registered mail

1920 (20.2.) registered cover to Odessa franked on reverse by block of four 35k. ‘Podolia’ Trident tied by Grunau cds, redirected on arrival, three-line censor, manuscript additions to cut down registration label, date in cancel on front reinforced in pen.

£145

British Levant 1920 registered cover, an Ottoman 20pa stationery envelope used, to Perth, Western Australia, franked unoverprinted Great Britain 2d and 2½d. tied British P.O. Constantinople date stamp, redirected from Perth to USA. Envelope opened out for display.British Levant 1920 registered cover, an Ottoman 20pa stationery envelope used, to Perth, Western Australia, franked unoverprinted Great Britain 2d and 2½d. tied British P.O. Constantinople date stamp, redirected from Perth to USA. Envelope opened out for display.

British Levant

Covers and stamps / British Levant / Great Britain Used Abroad / Ottoman / Postal Stationery / Redirected mail

1920 registered cover, an Ottoman 20pa stationery envelope used, to Perth, Western Australia, franked unoverprinted Great Britain 2d and 2½d. tied British P.O. Constantinople date stamp, redirected from Perth to USA. Envelope opened out for display.

£265