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Stamp auction - 29 November 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 November 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 143 - 1840 Penny Black
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1159
 Used
Plate 1a FD grey-black (very worn) superb four margin example with extensive plate wear, neat red MC, Spec.AS3. £130 to 160 £220.00
1160
 Used
MATCHED TRIO Plate 1a GE fine four margins, attractive red MC, Plate 1b GE four good margins, fine black MC MATCHED with red printing, very fine four margins & very fine black MC. (3) £300 to 350 £400.00
1161
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 26th cover from Selkirk to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 1a LC large margined example, tied boldly struck black MC. £120 to 160 £120.00
1162
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sunday June 7th cover Bristol to Clifton franked Pl. 1a LK, three good to very large margins, close cut at base, tied red MC, 'No 53' h/stamp alongside. (1) £100 to 130 N/S
1163
 Used
Plate 1a NI, worn plate, fine four margin example with almost full red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £155.00
1164
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 6th cover Liverpool to Wigton franked Pl. 1a OE, large to huge margins, tied red MC. (1) £160 to 185 £170.00
1165
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 11th cover from Lockerby to Castle Douglas, franked Pl. 1a OK, tied by fine red MC, clean & attractive cover. £200 to 250 £200.00
1166
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 7th cover from London to Marlborough, franked Pl. 1a PB four margins, tied black MC. (1) £200 to 250 £210.00
1167
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 12th cover from Liverpool to Banbury, franked Pl. 1a PJ, large margined example tied by red MC. £250 to 300 N/S
1168
 Used
Plate 1a PK-PL. pair with wmk inverted, early impression showing just a trace of plate wear, fine used with clear to good margins & red MC's, rare Spec.AS2g. (2) Cat. £6000+ £2000 to 2500 N/S
1169
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 14th cover from Taunton to Wiveliscombe franked Pl. 1a QK, good to large margins, tied fine red MC, obverse bears a Taunton c.d.s. £200 to 250 £250.00
1170
 Used
Plate 1a SD, four margin example with fine red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £170.00
1171
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 22nd cover Glasgow to Cockermouth franked Pl. 1a TG, four margined example, tied red MC. (1) £140 to 160 N/S
1172
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 8th clean cover from London to Greenock, franked Pl. 1a TL four even margins tied fine black MC. (1) £150 to 180 £270.00
1173
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 10th mourning envelope London to Whitehaven, Cumberland franked Pl. 1b AH clear to large margins, tied red MC, T.P/Kew alongside. (1) £160 to 180 N/S
1174
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 18 cover from Glasgow to Manchester, franked Pl. 1b BD, good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £135 to 160 N/S
1175
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 6th cover from London to Somerset, franked Pl. 1b CD, four good to large margins (stamp has diagonal crease), tied by fine red MC, clean & attractive cover. (1) £130 to 150 £130.00
1176
 Used
Plate 1b HC WATERMARK INVERTED, clear to large margins, fine red MC, Spec AS5l. Cat. £2500 £400 to 450 N/S
1177
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 2nd cover from Glasgow to Dunfermline franked Pl. 1b HI, four large to huge margins, tied red MC. (1) £160 to 180 £180.00
1178
Used on piece or front
1840 July 15th cover from Lockerby, franked Pl. 1b JE good to large margins, fine red MC, vertical filing crease through stamp. (1) £60 to 80 £60.00
1179
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 22nd cover to Oxford, franked Pl. 1b JG, just touching frame line top left o/w good margins, tied red MC, cover a little toned. (1) £70 to 90 £70.00
1180
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 14th wrapper from Manchester to Preston, franked Pl. 1b JH good to large margins, cancelled fine red MC. (1) £140 to 165 £190.00
1181
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 12th cover from Chichester to Newport, franked Pl. 1b KA just cut into at base with fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £155.00
1182
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 25th local Glasgow cover, franked Pl. 1b KE four good margins, tied red MC. (1) £140 to 165 N/S
1183
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 25th from Northampton to Leicester franked Pl. 1b MJ, four good to large margins, tied red MC, cover has stain, adhesive is fine. (1) £120 to 140 N/S
1184
 Used
Plate 1b MJ, two examples cancelled with red & black MC's - both four margins, attractive matched pair. (2) £180 to 220 £220.00
1185
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 4th cover from Chorley to North Shields franked Pl. 1b PF, good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £130 to 160 £165.00
1186
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 4th wrapper from Bristol to Bewdley franked Pl. 1b, four good to very large margins, tied red MC, reverse bears 'Stokescroft' undated circle in black. (1) £130 to 160 N/S
1187
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 11th cover from Wick to Thurso franked Pl. 1b SE, massive margins, tied red MC. £180 to 220 N/S
1188
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 22nd envelope used locally in Edinburgh franked Pl. 2 BI, three clear margins, right side a little ragged, tied with a brownish red MC. (1) £70 to 90 £72.00
1189
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 22nd cover from Galway to Plymouth, franked Pl. 2 DA good to large margins, tied VF red MC. (1) £150 to 170 £175.00
1190
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 20th cover from Coventry to Birmingham franked Pl. 2 EG, four good to large margins, tied fine red MC. £150 to 175 £150.00
1191
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 2nd cover from Cupar Fife to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 2 EG large margins except just cut into at right side, tied fine red MC, vertical filing crease through stamp hardly detracts. £65 to 75 £65.00
1192
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 24th cover from Glasgow to London, franked Pl. 2 FF four good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £150 to 180 N/S
1193
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 1st cover from Liverpool to Stroud, franked Pl. 2 FJ, four good margins tied by fine red MC's, cover a little toned. (1) £130 to 160 N/S
1194
Used on piece or front
Plate 2 four margined example on front & back flap, cancelled by the distinctive magenta Maltese Cross & alongside good strike of the 'HERMISTON/PENNY POST' in magenta, back stamped Edinburgh 14.6.40 c.d.s. & boxed Glasgow 15.6.40 date stamp (adhesive affected by vertical filing crease). BPA Cert (2004) Spec AS15vd. Cat. £3000 as used stamp. £200 to 250 £310.00
1195
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 11th cover Witney to Evesham, franked Pl. 2 HK large to huge margins, tied red MC. £190 to 230 N/S
1196
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 9th cover from London to Fakenham, Norfolk franked Pl. 2 HL large margined example, tied red MC. (1) £130 to 150 N/S
1197
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 21st wrapper from Pontefract to Wakefield, franked Pl. 2 IH good to mostly large margins, cancelled red MC. (1) £150 to 170 £200.00
1198
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 16th cover Shrewsbury to Shifnal franked Pl. 2 NB, good to large margins, tied red MC. £150 to 175 N/S
1199
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 9th cover from Liverpool to Sudbury franked Pl. 2 QB, good to huge margins, tied red MC. (1) £140 to 165 N/S
1200
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 27th cover from Manchester to Glasgow, franked Pl. 2 SJ good to large margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £140 to 165 £230.00
1201
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 14th cover from Manchester to Preston, franked Pl. 3 AK clear to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £90 to 120 N/S
1202
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 16th cover from Liverpool to Halifax, franked Pl. 3 BK four margined example, tied red MC. (1) £150 to 180 £150.00
1203
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 28th cover Glenluce to Stranraer franked Pl. 3 BK (placed sideways on cover), three good margins, fourth side just cut into at top frame, tied red MC, some cover faults. £80 to 100 N/S
1204
 Used
Plate 3 DE/DF horizontal pair with good to large margins, cancelled Red Maltese Crosses DE - has vertical crease. £200 to 300 £200.00
1205
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 25th cover from Lewes to Cuckfield, franked Pl. 3 GK four good margins, tied red MC. (1) £145 to 170 £185.00
1206
Used on piece or front
Plate 3 HK, large margined example on part cover, used in London, tied bold red MC. (1) £100 to 130 N/S
1207
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 28th cover from Lancaster to London franked Pl. 3 JA with four good to large margins, tied fine red MC, reverse bears Yealand Conyers/Penny Post. (1) £200 to 240 £260.00
1208
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 2nd cover Ulverston to Hawkshead franked Pl. 3 JI, four good margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £150 to 180 £190.00
1209
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 4th cover from Ulverston to Hawkshead franked Pl. 3 JK, good to huge margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £150 to 175 £150.00
1210
 Used
Plate 3 KF, clear to good margins, VF crisp black MC. (1) £120 to 150 £160.00
1211
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 wrapper from Grantham to Folkingham franked Plate 3 KL, clear margins except just touching upper right side, tied fine black MC. Obverse also bears superb Folkingham arrival c.d.s. for Ap.14. (1) £100 to 125 £100.00
1212
Used on piece or front
Plate 3 NG, good to wide margins, tied to small piece by fine red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £155.00
1213
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 30th cover from Market Drayton to Shrewsbury, franked Pl. 3 OE four good even margins, tied red MC, Market Drayton c.d.s. in red alongside. (1) £220 to 260 £220.00
1214
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 29th cover Southampton to London, franked Pl. 3 OI four even margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £140 to 170 £150.00
1215
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 9th cover from London to Knaresbrough franked Pl. 3 OL good to large margined, tied red MC. £150 to 170 £150.00
1216
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 18th cover to Cheadle, franked Pl. 3 PC, good to large margins well tied by red MC. £140 to 165 £230.00
1217
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 5th cover from Hollingwood to Lancaster franked Pl. 3 RF, good to large margins, tied black MC, obverse bears Liverpool dispatch mark in black with sloping italic 'I' - red P x L (paid late) mark in red. £150 to 175 £150.00
1218
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 7th cover from Colchester to London, franked Pl. 3 SA good to huge margins, tied red MC. (1) £130 to 150 £180.00
1219
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 4 BA exceptionally attractive large margined example on small wrapper from Creiff to Blairgowrie, tied by a stunning deep red Maltese Cross. Reverse bears boxed 'Crieff' dispatch date stamp in the same colour for Jul.24.1840. A lovely cover. £300 to 400 £400.00
1220
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 10th cover from Nairn to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 4 CD/CE horizontal pair mainly huge margins, cancelled black MC's. £350 to 400 £410.00
1221
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 29th wrapper from Wolverhampton to Abergavenny, franked Pl. 4 DC four good to large margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £140 to 170 N/S
1222
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 16th cover from Glasgow to Stirling Pl. 4 DE, tied fine red MC. £150 to 175 £150.00
1223
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 17th local London cover, franked Pl. 4 GC good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £130 to 170 £160.00
1224
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 30th cover from Birmingham to Sidmouth franked Pl. 4 GF, good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £140 to 170 N/S
1225
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 15th cover from Haswell Colliery to Low Harrogate Post Office, franked Pl. 4 HA four large even margins, tied fine red MC, Houghton Le Spring/Penny Post in black alongside. (1) £150 to 180 £230.00
1226
Used on piece or front
Plate 4 HC, four margin example tied by red MC to cover front + back flap, addressed to Newport, front bears Shifnal c.d.s. in red, back flap bears Madeley u.c in black. (1) £120 to 140 £120.00
1227
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 12th cover from Hanley to Lichfield franked Pl. 4 IJ, four good margins tied red MC, obverse bears Hanley u.c reverse bears Newcastle under Lyme c.d.s. (1) £120 to 150 £120.00
1228
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 14th envelope London to Dunse & redirected to Edinburgh franked Pl. 4 IK, four good even margins, tied fine red MC, obverse bears London Paid tombstone in red & 'WO Oxford St/1py P.Paid,' some peripheral faults but an attractive cover. (1) £160 to 200 £270.00
1229
Used (on letter or envelope)
SPILSBY - DOUBLE STRIKES OF THE MALTESE CROSS Pl.4 JB, three margin example on entire from Spilsby to London, cancelled by the red MC with fine additional strike of the cross alongside, the dispatch c.d.s. on rev. with date error '1804' arrival for 2.Oc.1840. The second cover franked Pl.8 LC, three huge margins cut into at top, also from Spilsby addressed to Sheffield cancelled by fine black MC, also with an additional strike of the cross alongside - reverse with dispatch & arrival c.d.s's for Ap.13/14 1841. Scarce matched pair of red & black double strikes from Spilsby. £550 to 650 N/S
1230
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 30th cover to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 4 JI four good to large margins, tied red MC, obverse bears 'TAUNTON/30 JAN 1841/PY POST' h/stamp in black. £160 to 190 N/S
1231
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Oct 22nd cover from Rochdale to Manchester franked Pl. 4 KG, good to large margins, cancelled red MC. (1) £130 to 160 N/S
1232
 Used
Plate 4 LC bleute paper superb U with very fine red MC, good to large margins, Spec AS23f. RPS Cert (2006). Cat. £750 (1) £200 to 250 £260.00
1233
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 18th cover from Greenock to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 4 NE four large even margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £145 to 165 N/S
1234
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 16th cover from Ireland to Hayle in Cornwall, franked Pl. 4 OB four margin example, tied black MC. (1) £150 to 175 £160.00
1235
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 15th cover from Lichfield to Birmingham franked Pl. 4 SG (scratch on face), four good margins, tied red MC. (1) £70 to 90 £70.00
1236
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 9th cover from Lancaster to Goat Mills nr Cockermouth, franked Pl. 4 TF good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £150 to 175 N/S
1237
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 26th envelope to Northampton franked Pl. 5 DF, large margined example, tied red MC, T.P/Oxford St Co' h/stamp also ties adhesive. (1) £170 to 200 N/S
1238
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 3rd cover from Worcester to Bewdley franked Pl. 5 EB good to huge margins, tied black MC. £150 to 200 £165.00
1239
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 17th small envelope from Halstead to Strand, London, franked Pl. 5 FC fine four margins, cancelled red MC, attractive un-creased cover. £200 to 240 £310.00
1240
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 10th envelope to Pontefract, franked Pl. 5 GG four large even margins, tied fine red MC, boxed 'PAID' mark alongside in red. (1) £200 to 240 £200.00
1241
 Used
Plate 5 HE, good to very large margins, cancelled almost complete orange/brown MC. £120 to 150 £155.00
1242
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 10 cover Brighton via London to Waterford, Ireland, franked Pl. 5 IA, four large margins, tied fine red MC, back stamps Ross c.d.s, Dublin diamond, 'W' inspectors mark. (1) £150 to 180 N/S
1243
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 1st wrapper from Rochdale to Manchester franked Pl. 5 JE, four good margins, cancelled black MC, address has been crossed through by pen. £130 to 160 N/S
1244
 Used
Plate 5 KL fine used with black Maltese Cross, three margins, just cut into at top & right side part marginal showing inscription 'rds the RIGHT HAN'. (1) £100 to 140 N/S
1245
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 25th April cover from Dorchester to London, franked Pl. 5 LL four good even margins cancelled fine black MC, obverse bears upright strike of the Dorchester c.d.s. (1) £150 to 180 £150.00
1246
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 8th cover from Ulverston to Kendal, franked Pl. 5 NH with good to large margins, tied black MC. £200 to 240 N/S
1247
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 24th cover from Bridgewater to London, franked Pl. 5 OA four margined example, huge margin at top showing portion of adjoining stamp, tied black MC, Bridgewater c.d.s alongside. (1) £140 to 175 N/S
1248
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 8th cover from Thurso to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 5 OK four good margins, tied fine black MC, clean un-creased cover. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
1249
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 11th cover from Kilmarnock to Glasgow franked Pl. 5 PC, large to huge margins, portion of adjoining stamp visible at top, tied smudged red MC. (1) £140 to 170 £170.00
1250
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 16th cover London to Barnstaple, Devon franked Pl. 5 PG good to large margins, tied red MC, obverse also bears T.P/Kentish Tn N.O. (1) £140 to 175 £150.00
1251
Used on piece or front
Plate 5 PG, good to large margined example on cover front & part reverse, tied by black MC, addressed to Bristol with arrival back stamp. £80 to 100 N/S
1252
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 15th mourning envelope London to St. Albans, franked Pl. 5 PJ clear to large margins, cancelled by fine experimental black MC upright strike. (1) £180 to 220 £250.00
1253
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 14th cover Pickering to Malton franked Pl. 5 QA, good to mainly very large margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £140 to 170 N/S
1254
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 5th cover Bristol to Bath franked Pl. 5 RK, three large margins, right side just shaved, cancelled red MC. (1) £60 to 75 £74.00
1255
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 25th cover from Oxford to Wallingford, franked Pl. 5 SA four good margins, tied red MC. £130 to 170 N/S
1256
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Feb 4th cover from Middleham via Hawes to Settle franked Pl. 5 SE, four good margins, tied red MC, cover has heavy crease at left. (1) £130 to 150 £130.00
1257
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 22nd cover Skibbereen to Dublin, franked Pl. 5 F four good to large margins, tied red MC. £130 to 150 £160.00
1258
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 4th cover from Portsmouth to London, franked Pl. 6 AH cut into at base, tied fine red MC, vertical filing crease through stamp, cover a little soiled. (1) £45 to 65 £45.00
1259
 Used
Plate 6 DJ with clear to wide margins, cancelled with red MC, displaying pre-printing paper fold running through 'J' square. Attractive variety & scarce in 1d blacks. £150 to 200 £200.00
1260
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 25th cover from Cambridge to Newport Pagnell, franked Pl. 6 HD good to huge margins, a little ragged at upper right side, portion of adjoining stamp visible at left side, tied red MC. £130 to 170 £130.00
1261
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 25th cover from Newcastle under Lyme to Salop, franked Pl. 6 HE four large even margins, tied black MC, bears Ironbridge c.d.s. alongside. £180 to 220 N/S
1262
Used on piece or front
1840 Nov 12th cover front & back flap to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 6 HL close to large margins, part inscription showing in right hand margin, tied red MC, back flap bears 'Leith' c.d.s. (1) £180 to 200 N/S
1263
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 27th part cover Ilminster to London franked Pl. 6 HL, mainly very large margins, tied fine red MC. £150 to 175 £150.00
1264
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 5th cover from Cambridge to Newport Pagnell franked Pl. 6 HL four good even margins, cancelled black MC. (1) £180 to 220 £180.00
1265
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 14th cover Crewkerne to Bridport franked Pl. 6 ID, good to large margins, tied red MC, obverse bears Crewkerne c.d.s, cover has heavy crease through the address. (1) £130 to 170 N/S
1266
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 21st cover London to Glasgow, franked Pl. 6 IE four margin example, tied red MC. £130 to 160 N/S
1267
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 29th cover London to Northampton, franked Pl. 6 JD four good margins, tiny rubbing on line of J square, tied fine red MC. £140 to 170 N/S
1268
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 9th cover to Kirkcudbright, franked Pl. 6 OB clear to huge margins, tied fine black MC. (1) £150 to 180 N/S
1269
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 21st cover London to Dublin, franked Pl. 6 OC large margined example, tied red MC. £180 to 220 N/S
1270
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Oct 14th cover Leith to Liverpool franked Pl. 6 OF, four good margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £150 to 170 N/S
1271
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 9th cover from Ironbridge to Stoney Stratford franked Pl. 6 OL, good to huge margins, tied red MC, obverse bears Ironbridge c.d.s. in red. (1) £140 to 165 £140.00
1272
 Used
Plate 6 QJ intense black (QJ re-entry) large margined example, cancelled red MC. £120 to 150 £150.00
1273
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 30th London cover franked Pl. 6 RE State 2, four good to large margins, tied by fine black MC. (1) £150 to 180 £210.00
1274
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 28th printed 'Sewell & Son' (Jewellers, Cutlers & Performers) of London stock list to Shaftesbury, franked Pl. 6 SB large margined example, tied red MC. £200 to 250 £200.00
1275
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 29th local London cover to Stockwell St, franked Pl. 6 SE four margin example, tied fine black MC. (1) £150 to 170 £170.00
1276
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 22nd cover from Newark to London, franked Pl. 6 TB four good to large margins, portion of adjoining stamp showing at left side, tied red MC, obverse bears Newark c.d.s. (1) £200 to 240 £240.00
1277
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 17th envelope from Abington to Bangor, North Wales, franked Pl. 6 TB four good margins, tied fine black MC. £140 to 160 N/S
1278
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 6th cover from Haddington to Edinburgh franked Pl. 6 TC, four good margins, tied superb black MC, also bears boxed Gifford No. '3' receiving house h/stamp alongside. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
1279
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 18th envelope Arundel to Brighton franked Pl. 6 TE, four good margins, cancelled red MC. (1) £130 to 155 N/S
1280
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 17th cover from Ulverston to Kendal, franked Pl. 6 TG, large margined example well tied by the red MC of Ulverston. £250 to 300 £280.00
1281
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 7 BL good to very large margins on three sides close cut at base, on outer letter sheet to Bristol tied by the distinctive Wotton-under-Edge Maltese Cross in red backstamped Wotton Nov. 16. 1840. Very rare Spec AS44 Clear BPA Cert accompanies. Cat. £28,000 (1) £3000 to 4000 N/S
1282
Used on piece or front
Plate 7 DL, VF clear to huge margins, tied to piece by red MC & boxed HANDSWORTH 'PY.P/NO 15' in blue, Spec. AS44yc. Cat. £4500 £1000 to 1200 £1000.00
1283
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 26th cover Malton to Heslerton franked Pl. 7 EH, good to huge margins, tied fine red MC, clean uncreased cover. £140 to 170 £190.00
1284
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 12th cover from Grangemouth to Edinburgh, franked Pl. 7 GB/GC horizontal pair with clear to large margins, tied black MC's. £300 to 350 N/S
1285
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 12th cover from Galashiels to Hawick, franked Pl. 7 HC, tied by superb bold black MC, cover has filing fold through adhesive although hardly detracts. £160 to 200 N/S
1286
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 cover from Aberdeen to Peterhead franked 1d black Pl.7 JE, three good margins, cut close at base & tied by distinctive ruby MC of Aberdeen. Reverse bears 'Aberdeen Jan 6 1841' date stamp, Spec AS44ve. Cat. £4500 (1) £600 to 750 £600.00
1287
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 5th cover from Dublin to Rotheran, franked Pl. 7 JI four margined & JH just overlapped by JI just touched at left side, tied by fine black MC's. £320 to 360 N/S
1288
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Feb 1 cover Otley to Leeds franked Pl. 7 ND, clear to good margins, tied red MC. £130 to 170 £170.00
1289
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 11th cover from Glasgow to Inverness, franked Pl. 7 SC good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £150 to 170 N/S
1290
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 15th cover from Stockport to Birmingham, franked Pl. 8 DE, tied fine black MC, few rust spots at upper right of adhesive. £130 to 150 N/S
1291
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 13th cover to Taymouth, franked Pl. 8 DL just cut into right side, tied red MC. £70 to 90 £70.00
1292
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 12th cover from London to Chesterfield, franked Pl. 8 EL & BK both four margined with red MC's. £250 to 300 £260.00
1293
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 24th clear un-creased envelope from Derby to Chester, franked Pl. 8 four good to large margins, cancelled by fine black MC. £160 to 200 N/S
1294
 Used
Plate 8 JI Wmk. INVERTED with good to clear margins & bold black MC, Spec AS46d. Cat. £3750 (1) £800 to 1200 £800.00
1295
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 17th cover from Newry to Dublin, franked Pl. 8 MK four good margins except just cut into top right frame line, well tied by salmon pink MC. (1) £130 to 160 £160.00
1296
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 14th cover from Dudley to Kidderminster, franked Pl. 8 NC with four good margins, tied fine black MC. (1) £140 to 165 N/S
1297
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 1st cover to Glasgow, franked Pl. 8 NE four good margins, tied fine black MC, reverse bears boxed 'Glasgow/2 Mr 1841/12 NOON' & 'Too Late' Mae West type h/stamps, cover a little soiled, but quite attractive. £150 to 180 N/S
1298
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 21st cover addressed Booth & Co Distillery, Cow Crofs franked Pl. 8 OA four good to large margins, tied fine black MC, reverse bears T.P/Chief Office h/stamp. (1) £240 to 280 N/S
1299
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 8th wrapper to Crewkerne, franked Pl. 8 PA good to large margins, cancelled by red MC. £140 to 170 £160.00
1300
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 10th cover from Devizes to London franked Pl. 8 RC, four margin example cancelled in red. (1) £130 to 165 N/S
1301
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 20th cover from Berwick to Hull, franked Pl. 8 RI/RJ horizontal pair, good margins all round, tied black MC. £400 to 450 N/S
1302
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Oct 29 cover to Wandsworth - Surrey, franked Pl.8 RK, close to good margins, tied by red & black MC's, back stamped Stratford upon Avon 29.10.40 (note - the black MC was applied during the period of experimental use in London), Spec.A1, rare BPA Cert 1975. (1) Cat. £12,000 £1500 to 1700 N/S
1303
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 28th part cover (front & back flap) from Rugby to Warwick, franked Pl. 8 SG four margined example, cancelled red MC. £130 to 160 £140.00
1304
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 21st cover from Hertford to Cambridge, franked Pl. 8 SK four good even margins, cancelled fine black MC. (1) £150 to 180 N/S
1305
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 16th cover from Sligo to Chelsea Hospital, franked Pl. 8 TJ good margins, huge at top showing portion of adjoining stamp, tied red MC. £150 to 200 £185.00
1306
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 29th cover to Preston, franked Pl. 9 LL just cut into upper right, tied fine black MC. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
1307
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 3rd cover from St. Leonards-on-Sea to Bridgewater franked Pl. 9 TF, good to large margins tied red MC. (1) £160 to 185 £160.00
1308
Used on piece or front
1841 March 27th cover front & back flap to Hereford, franked Pl. 10 BF four good margins, tied black MC (Stamp Cat. £900 off cover) £220 to 260 N/S
1309
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 4th cover from Sherbourne to London, franked Pl. 10 CA State 2 provisional printing, four good margins, tied black MC, obverse bears Sherbourne c.d.s, cover is toned. £280 to 350 £280.00
1310
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 9th wrapper used locally in London, franked Pl. 10 CJ, four margined example, tied black MC & alongside T.P/Moorgate St. Cat. £3500 £400 to 475 N/S
1311
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 23rd wrapper from Liverpool to Kendal, franked Pl. 10 FE three good to large margins, close cut at lower left side, tied by red MC (scarce as such) £230 to 280 £230.00
1312
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 3rd envelope from Liverpool to Halifax, franked Pl. 10 HK four good margins, tied black MC, obverse bears New-Brighton undated circle. (1) Cat. £3500 £400 to 500 N/S
1313
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 1st cover from Tinbury to London, franked Pl. 10 KA, clear to good margins, tied black MC, Tinbury c.d.s, struck below the adhesive. (1) Cat. £3500 £400 to 450 £480.00
1314
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 25th cover to Shaftesbury, franked Pl. 10 LC three good margins, cut close at right, tied red MC (scarce as such), clean unfolded cover. £250 to 300 N/S
1315
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 2nd cover from Selby to Burnley, franked Pl. 10 LG good to large margins, tied black MC, some creasing away from adhesive. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
1316
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 27th cover from South Petherton to Yeovil, franked Pl. 10 LL clear to large margins, a little ragged at base, tied VF black MC, clean & attractive. (1) Cat. £3500 £400 to 500 £400.00
1317
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 10th cover from Stirling to Leith, franked Pl. 10 OF, cancelled fine black MC. Cat. £3500 £350 to 400 N/S
1318
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 25th un-creased envelope from Newport, Isle of Wight to Lowestoff, franked Pl. 10 SD with four good margins, tied by black MC, upper left of envelope bears 'No. 2' h/stamp in purple, reverse bears despatch & receiver c.d.s's. (1) Cat. £3500 £600 to 750 £600.00
1319
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 18th cover from Birmingham to Coventry, franked Pl. 11 ME with three good to huge margins, just cut into at base, tied black MC. Cat. £16,000 £400 to 500 N/S
 
   
       
   
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