(Scotland) 1835 Missent to Falmouth Packet: Entire addressed to Pickering, Canada, endorsed “By Liverpool and New York” but forwarded in error to Falmouth where framed ‘Mifsent to/FALMOUTH’ applied and returned to Liverpool, at New York ‘SHIP’ and ‘FORWARDED’ handstamps added plus cds, reverse with red Upper Canada and Haddington date stamps, two green Queenston cds on front, manuscript “2/5 ½“ charge at right; fine and unusual.
1815 (18 Aug) entire from John Fergus to Falmouth with some interesting content, with a N.B. addition reading "I am sorry to say that Port Royale is most all burnt down about four weeks before our arrival here". Ship Letter Jamaica oval crown handstamp, rate markings and "1/2" local carriage charge handstamp. Some peripheral faults to entire.
1848 outer letter sheet to Bordeaux, annotated p"Richmond" via Londres, bearing on reverse Mauritius Post Office date stamp, front with red framed COlonies & Art. 13 handstamp, bluish-green GREENOCK/ SHIP LETTER, both overstruck by French entry cds, reverse with Greenock date stamp, red London cds and arrival cds; a fine unusual routing