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2nd & 3rd June 2018

  LOT 778 FDCs EST £ 50  
 
1992 Accession set on GPO tied Buckingham Palace datestamp typed address. Bradbury cat £120.
 
  QTY 1    

  LOT 779 FDCs EST £ 75  
 
1994 Golf set on HCEG official cover bearing the 250th Anniversary Muirfield special cancel, label addressed. Bradbury cat £250.
 
  QTY 1    

  LOT 780 FDCs EST £ 26  
 
2012 The Olympic collection set of 29 Buckingham covers with special postmarks in album.
 
  A QTY 1 item    

  LOT 781 RAF COVERS EST £ 14  
 
1975 Coordinated Series 10th Anniversary of the Red Arrows and signed by the 9 display team members. RAF C40.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 782 RAF COVERS EST £ 40  
 
1975 Second Series 101 Squadron bearing 8p Churchill flown from Brize Norton to Tengah and return signed by Sir Arthur T Harris. RAF 35c.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 783 RAF COVERS EST £ 30  
 
1975 Second Series special Royal Aircraft Establishment bearing Wales 8½p adhesion flown from Llandbeds and signed by E E Pennie. RAF (SP) 7d.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 784 RAF COVERS EST £ 12  
 
1976 Historic Aviators R. J. Mitchell bearing Jersey 10p adhesive signed H I Cozens and Jeffery K Quill. RAF HA 1c.
 
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  LOT 785 RAF COVERS EST £ 30  
 
1976 Historic Aviators Sir Thomas Sopwith bearing 9p adhesive signed by Thomas Sopwith.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 786 RAF COVERS EST £ 26  
 
1977 Historic Aviators Leonard Cheshire bearing 10p Jubilee and signed Leonard Cheshire. RAF HA 16c.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 787 RAF COVERS EST £ 80  
 
1977 Historic Aviators Sir Douglas Bader bearing 9p Silver Jubilee and signed Douglas Bader. RAF HA 20c.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 788 RAF COVERS EST £ 40  
 
1977 Museum Lotnictwa cover bearing 2 Polish adhesives signed Col Stanislenv Skalski, Tadeusz Nowierski and Witold Lokuciewski. RAF C48c.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 789 RAF COVERS EST £ 40  
 
1979 NASA cover bearing 2 x 8c USA space tied Houston and signed Al Worden and Jim Irwin with photo enclosure. RAF HA SP10.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 790 POSTCARDS EST £ 65  
 
ROYALTY box containing KE7 x 27, KG5 x 36, KE8 x 8, KG6 x 33, QE2 x 50 plus other Royals x 21, mostly unused.
 
  B QTY 145*    

  LOT 791 POSTCARDS EST £ 30  
 
an album of mostly PCs, about 70 mainly of postmark interest with wide variety of cancels/slogans/catchets. QV - KGVI 1911 Crystal Palace 'Flag' large part on piece.
 
  A QTY 1 item    

  LOT 792 POSTCARDS EST £ 20  
 
a collection of early PCs featuring Children and Beauties (some 74 PCs) used and unused in red album.
 
  A QTY 1 item    

  LOT 793 POSTCARDS EST £ 20  
 
early powered flight PCs 1911 period, Edmond Ehrmann etc.
 
  E QTY 5*    

  LOT 794 POSTCARDS EST £ 15  
 
a collection of mainly Railway Engine PCs.
 
  A QTY 1 item    

  LOT 795 REVENUES EST £ 200  
 
king sized stock book containing a wide selection inc embossed stamps up to £7, Consular Service £50, Probate to £6, Cypher labels inc the scarce Ann x 3 and George 1st, Life Policy and Medical Duty, 36 Documents with revenue stamps etc. Good lot.
 
  S QTY 1 item    

  LOT 796 EPHEMERA EST £ 100  
 
DOCUMENTS box containing about 200 items being an ex Cambridge solicitor's archive. Ranging from early 1800s to circa 1970s there many indentures with original stamps, conveyances, Inland Revenue documents, admissions, tenancy agreements, will related, sales of land and property, debentures etc. All relate to the Ely area inc the villages of Littleport, Haddenham etc. Fascinating lot for the local historians.
 
  B QTY 1 item    

  LOT 797 EPHEMERA EST £ 38  
 
FOOTBALL SIGNATURES selection of 7 on 1966 World Cup cards inc Nobby Stiles, Martin Peters, Ray Wilson, also 12 others on plain cards.
 
  QTY 19 items    

  LOT 798 EPHEMERA EST £ 30  
 
Cinderella, St Dunstans Blind School full sheet of pink labels x 60, plus original envelope addressed to Sir Arthur Pearson in which they were found. All as new.
 
  E QTY 1 item    

  LOT 799 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 150  
 
1895 - 1953 selection of covers which contains some definitive FDCs, KGVI 2/6 (green and brown) + 5/- frankings and 1895 to New York franked ½d and 1d pairs + 1/- green of 1883.
 
  QTY 14*    

  LOT 800 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 125  
 
Postage Dues an unusual assembly of covers/pieces 1950s to c 1990 period. Mostly non-philatelic, domestic and foreign mail with values to £1 and £5, and includes the 1994 set on FDC. Almost 100 items total.
 
  E QTY 1 item    

  LOT 801 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 100  
 
Irish OPS cancels, a collection of covers, PCs and on piece with better items including 'Dublin & Queenstown' 1901 & 1904 TPO with Paquebot straight lines added, 'Dublin & Wexford' 'Last Down Day' trip, 3 covers with boxed 2d to pay, Dublin-Sligo SC plus many on piece and some varieties.
 
  E QTY 1 item    

  LOT 802 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 100  
 
1929 - 1978 selection of 1st Flights including 1929 Galway - London Experimental, 1931 UK - Tasmania, 1939 North Atlantic Air Services & Guernsey - Southampton.
 
  QTY 7*    

  LOT 803 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 80  
 
a selection of 48 QV covers either to or from Ireland with a variety of cancels, noted 2 with H&K Pact handstamps.
 
  E QTY 48*    

  LOT 804 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 70  
 
Railway cancels collection/accumulation believed to be a full set of 'Last Day of the TPO Service'. Includes several Irish.
 
  E QTY 1 item    

  LOT 805 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 60  
 
a mainly QV selection of 34 covers or cards in album with English and Scottish cancels, some pre stamps, in mixed condition.
 
  A QTY 1 item    

  LOT 806 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
packet containing 40 QV covers many with 1d stars, a few stampless, in mixed condition.
 
  E QTY 40*    

  LOT 807 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
a mainly 1800s - 1850s selection with a wide variety of cancels, very mixed condition.
 
  QTY 40*    

  LOT 808 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
IRELAND 1837 - 1922 postmark collection of early cut-outs and 1d reds as well as a few later issues. Few 100.
 
  S QTY 1 item    

  LOT 809 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 40  
 
1873 - 1936 written - up collection on leaves consisting of mail difficult to deliver including 1906 to ship's captain at Southampton.
 
  E QTY 8*    

  LOT 810 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 40  
 
selection of mainly 1840s - 60s covers bearing 1d adhesives, wide range but mixed condition.
 
  QTY 30*    

  LOT 811 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 35  
 
1925 - 1962 accumulation of cards, covers + air letters containing group of censored WWII "Received from H.M. Ships" items. Also noted 1937 visit of U.S.S. "New York" for Coronation, Port Sais Paquebot. Returns from Honolulu.
 
  QTY 25*    

  LOT 812 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 26  
 
Irish including pre-stamp, 1d pink PS covers & 1d red covers (14) on album leaves.
 
  E QTY 1 item    

  LOT 813 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 25  
 
1846 - 1911 accumulation of els & envelopes, mostly 1d frankings bearing a variety of cancels + one or two to France.
 
  QTY 19*    

  LOT 814 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 24  
 
6 entires mainly from Bath to Daventry with Bath 109 mileage backstamps, 2 being the 6 starred type & 2 with 'Tombstone' paids.
 
  E QTY 6*    

  LOT 815 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
Irish entires, covers, free fronts etc.
 
  E QTY 14*    

  LOT 816 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
various entires or covers bearing useful marks inc. straight line Daventry mileage 1824, Chester red mileage for 1826 etc.
 
  E QTY 8*    

  LOT 817 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 15  
 
a red album of slogan cancels - PCs and covers (approx 70).
 
  A QTY 1 item    

  LOT 818 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 24  
 
4 entires with 1778 straight line Durham & single arc 1841 Durham in red. Also 1814 Scarborough large 236 mileage and similar for 1823.
 
  E QTY 4*    

  LOT 819 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
with entires bearing North and South Shields date stamps for 1816, 1828 & 1844. Also 1819 front bearing 'Free' and Signature H. Norwich, believed to be Bishop etc.
 
  E QTY 1 item    

  LOT 820 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 60  
 
1818 entire to Skipton with on the front a scarce Oldham / No.2 in squiggly line oval Manchester 185 date stamp etc.
 
  QTY 8    

  LOT 821 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
Chancery L h/s 3 and scarce boxed 'To Be Delivered by Sun Morn'. (2 lines). Also an 1828 entire to Cork, marks include a good Irish circular 'Mid/Day/Mail'.
 
  E QTY 2*    

  LOT 822 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
1830 - 36 4 entires mainly featuring York and Leeds, some wax seal interest.
 
  E QTY 4*    

  LOT 823 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
straight line Beith and 1835 boxed Cambleton. Also 2 from Jersey to London with good Jersey 1834 back stamps in black and London receivers in red-brown.
 
  E QTY 4*    

  LOT 824 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 18  
 
Sheffield to Hempsworth, Cheltenham to Blackburn & London to Blackburn.
 
  E QTY 4*    

  LOT 825 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1838 entire to Cleckheaton with good 'Newcastle/5th clause post' in red.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 826 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 40  
 
a similar item for 1839 in black.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 827 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1839 Ipswich / Penny Post (in script) on entire, various interesting marks include TP/Rate 2d Walton receiving house etc. Comprehensively written-up on album sheet.
 
  E QTY *    

  LOT 828 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 40  
 
1839 10.12.outer with m/s 4, uniform 4d post, back stamps include Str. Scottish Line 'Fenwick'. Scarce.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 829 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
3 items to Rotherham inc 1840 entire with h/s 1 & paid 'Tombstone' and cover from Rotherham bearing duplex on 1d red PL90 to Edinburgh with Edinborough M/4 TPO back stamp.
 
  E QTY 3*    

  LOT 830 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 70  
 
IRELAND 1840 el to Dublin franked 1d black "BF" cut into at top left otherwise large margined and tied red MX cancel. On reverse, Belfast dispatch cds.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 831 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 150  
 
1840 entire to London bearing 1d black plate 1b (NE) 4 margined tied with red MX cancel, backstamped Colchester cds. Cat £750.
 
  QTY *   PHC  

  LOT 832 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 170  
 
1840 1d black plate 2 (MA, NC) both 4 margined on cover to Covent Garden, MC has a filing crease, both cancelled with full clear red MX cancels, T.P. Old Broad St h/s on front.
 
  QTY *   PHB  

  LOT 833 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 70  
 
1841 el from Dockhead Distillery to Morton in the Marsh franked 1d black QA tied with a red MX. Just touched to frame line at bottom right corner, otherwise good margins.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 834 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
IRELAND 1841 wrapper to Dublin franked 1d black, cut to frame line at left, tied black MX cancel. On reverse "Kil….mandra" dispatch cds.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 835 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 150  
 
1841 1d black plate 9 (SB) 4 margined, close at top, on cover to Brentwood tied with black York MX cancel. On reverse York cds on front Brentwood receipt.
 
  QTY *   PHC  

  LOT 836 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 200  
 
1841 1d black plate 10 (LI) 4 margined (filing crease) on cover from Worcester to Tenby tied black MX cancel. Worcester and Tenby date stamps on front. Cat £3500.
 
  QTY *   PHC  

  LOT 837 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 110  
 
1841 1d black plate 8 (HF) 4 margined on cover to Boroughbridge tied with Northallerton MX cancel, cover with a little damage and repair.
 
  QTY *   PHC  

  LOT 838 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 200  
 
1841 1d black plate 6 pair (KG-KH) both 4 margined on cover to Loudon Castle near Kilmarnock, backstamped 19 Jan 41 datestamp in red. Reverse repaired with selotape.
 
  QTY *   PHC  

  LOT 839 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1842 entire from '72/Virdflay' France with many marks on the front inc boxed "Postage Not Paid / To London". 1836 entire to Manchester with feint inverted boxed Godstone/Penny Post and 1846 entire with Brighton red PD in circle.
 
  E QTY 3*    

  LOT 840 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1843 cover to Lowestoft bearing good 2d red on 1d pink cover with silk threads and showing a very good Wrentham / Penny Post (script type). Nicely written up on album pages.
 
  E QTY *    

  LOT 841 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1843 1d red imperf on entire to Kings Lynn, with a very good no 6 in MX London Chief Office cancel. The stamp is just about 4 margins and probably plate 27.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 842 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1844 entire with exhibition quality 'Southwold / Penny Post' (script style) on 4 margin 1d red pmk, 907 & Beccles Receiver on front. Written up, route and query - why 907 Woodbridge?
 
  E QTY *    

  LOT 843 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1850 large part entire to 'The Minister of Witchingham St Mary' bearing a 'St Faith's/Penny Post (in script style), a 4margined 1d red with double 575 cancel. Nicely written up for display, a re-routed item.
 
  E QTY *    

  LOT 844 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
Coltishall/Penny Post (script type) on large part entire 'To the Bishop of Norwich' bearing 4 margin 1d red PL 75 and cancelled by Norwich 575 barred numeral. There is also a 1905 PC bearing a very good Ely skeleton. Written up items for display.
 
  E QTY 2*    

  LOT 845 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
IRELAND 1854 envelope to London franked 1d red perf 16. On reverse s/1 Annamoe and unframed Newtown Mt Kennedy cds in green + Dublin transit.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 846 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 165  
 
1855 (May) outer London to Bordeaux with paid 2d plus SG 43. Cat £600.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 847 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 15  
 
1855 1d red with vertical perf, displacement on cover from Ely to Long Sutton with receiving date stamp on the front showing a missing '5' in date stamp - shows '185'. Nice item.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 848 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 15  
 
1d star on 2 entires with 2 sizes of sideways Nottingham 583 duplexes with 1855 E code & 1857 H code. Both have filing holes not affecting stamps. There is also a Norwich New Years Day 1856 sideways on entire with corner of stamp missing and an 1858 entire from Wakefield with sideways duplex on a pair of 2 stars.
 
  E QTY 4*    

  LOT 849 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 10  
 
QV Voters objection slip to Bottesford, Lincs, bearing a strip of 3 1d red 2 stars (1 damaged), cancelled by 3 Leeds 447 duplexes.
 
  QTY 1 item    

  LOT 850 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
1857 el from London to Rhode Island (annotate 'By Ship') franked pair 4d. Obverse bears Liverpool and New York transits. On reverse 'Ship Letter' Liverpool cachet.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 851 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 60  
 
1858 registered envelope to Writtle, Near Chelmsford franked 6d tied by Gravesend '322' sideways duplex date stamps + 1d Late Fee. Also bears oval unframed 'Registered G.P.O' cachet. Horizontal perf misaligned on 1d with 'One Penny' at top.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 852 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 100  
 
1860s selection of 1d stars on covers all identified and priced inc different plates, postmarks, odd variety etc plus 1 x ½d plate 8 on cover. Retail £200+
 
  E QTY 13*    

  LOT 853 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 20  
 
1863 1d stars on mourning cover to Hadleigh, Suffolk, cancelled by an Ipswich 'D' code Duplex 405, on reverse is a Bildestone date stamp with printing error 'Bildestonf'. Included is a similar cover date 1861 with the correct spelling. Nice pair.
 
  QTY 2*    

  LOT 854 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
1864 1d plate 87 on cover to Glasgow bearing the OUS opt tied Oxford duplex. Neat cover.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 855 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1865 1d plate 89 on cover to Colne tied with the Cresswell Exeter Experimental duplex, minor creasing.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 856 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 40  
 
1865 1d plate 98 on cover to West Hartlepool Harbour and Railway Company, tied with the Cresswell Exeter Experimental duplex. Superb strike.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 857 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
1865 cover to Geneva bearing 6d small letters tied Sheffield duplex. On reverse London and Paris transit plus Geneva receipt date stamps. On front Calais transit mark with red PD in circle.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 858 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 70  
 
IRELAND 1872 envelope to Fahan, by Bamfort franked pair ½d plate 1 tied Letterkenny duplex date stamp. On reverse, Milford & Derry transit cds.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 859 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
IRELAND 1874 el to Dundee franked ½d plate 4 x 2 tied Galway duplex date stamp.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 860 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 60  
 
1875 pair of 'Printed Notice Concerning Liquidation' bearing 1d plates 154 and 175 both tied Gloucester Station duplex. Printed address and postal fiscal receipted inside. Very attractive and unusual.
 
  QTY 2*    

  LOT 861 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
1876 1d plate 165 on Valentines envelope tied Southport duplex Feb 14. Contains multicoloured Valentines card with verse on reverse. Delightful.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 862 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 100  
 
1877 1d plate 183 x 6 on cover to Perth, Western Australia tied Davenport duplex paying the 1/4 oz rate. Scarce.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 863 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 30  
 
1878 1d plate 177 on cover from Lauder to East Horsley tied Edinburgh 131, redirected to Chelmsford with additional plate 178 tied Leatherhead duplex. Woking Station cds and Inspector's mark (H) on the front.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 864 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 36  
 
1878 1d plate 199 on cover to Hessle with London duplex at upper left attractive printed label 'Thomas Jones Medical Book Seller'
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 865 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 150  
 
1878 envelope (faults) to India franked pair 4d green, plate 15, tied "Clifton" Bristol duplex datestamp. Annotated "Via Brindisi". On reverse "Sea Post Office D" transit cds.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 866 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
1879 2d registered envelope to Southampton bearing 1d plate 217 tied with a superb strike of the Salisbury cds. Attractive.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 867 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 250  
 
1901 - 1911 selection of 2d PS registration envelopes, most to Germany, uprated KEVII values to 6d. Mostly fine.
 
  QTY 6    

  LOT 868 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 50  
 
1903 2d postal stationary registration envelope uprated 9d to Italy cancelled Birmingham cds. Very fine.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 869 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 100  
 
1905 2d PS registration envelope uprated perfin 1½d & 10d to Belgium cancelled London. Annotations re delivering on reverse.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 870 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 150  
 
1909 2d postal rating registration envelope, uprated 5d + 1/- x 2 and insured fom £250 to Guernsey from London. Fine and scarce.
 
  QTY *   PHB  

  LOT 871 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 25  
 
1910 circa selection of unused naval ppcs of warships including H.M.S Great Hope, Kenya and Edgar + 1961 photo of destroyer lying off Tristan da Cunha.
 
  QTY 8*    

  LOT 872 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 25  
 
1911 1st UK Aerial Post Card (brown) to Finchley dated "SP 9 London/3".
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 873 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 25  
 
1911 1st UK Aerial Post card (slate) to St Johns Wood dated "SP 9 London/1'cds.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 874 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 25  
 
1911 1st UK Aerial Post card (brown) to New Barnet dated "SP 9 London/1' cds.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 875 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 40  
 
1912 PPC to Hull bearing ½d Mackennal tied with GK & Ardrishaig Packet cds, index A. Very attractive.
 
  QTY *    

  LOT 876 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 200  
 
MILITARY 1915 - 1918 collection (vol 1) of Field Post Offices nos 1 - 35, including security changes, on envelope or card from the British Expeditionary Force. Each allocated to its particular military unit. Accompanying censor cachets also identified.
 
  A QTY 83*    

  LOT 877 POSTAL HISTORY EST £ 200  
 
MILITARY 1915 - 1918 written - up collection (vol 2) of cards and envelopes bearing FPO nos 36 - 60. Lot includes registereds and items from the Salonika Front. All numbers paired with their respective military units.
 
  A QTY 80*    


 

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