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This auction took place on 14 March 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 144 - 1840 Penny Black
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1336    Literature
PLATING GUIDE complete set of photographs of each lettering identifying each plate. £30 to 50 £82.00
1337
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in black, six examples, mainly four margined, odd fault. (6) £350 to 400 £700.00
1338
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red, five examples, three margins or 4th cut close. (5) £250 to 300 £250.00
1339
 Used
UNPLATED thirteen examples, cut into, faults etc, generally poor. (13) £300 to 350 £360.00
1340
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red AK crease, AB three margins, KK four margins, JG two huge margins, others cut into U on piece. (4) £150 to 200 £170.00
1341
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red AD, AE, FJ, HA, IE, JD, KK, OC, QH, RL (2)mixed condition. Also 1841 Reds with Maltese Cross cancels (42) mixed condition. (53) £300 to 400 £500.00
1342
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in black AL, GH, RC, SL & TE, all with faults. (5) £150 to 200 £210.00
1343
 Used
UNPLATED BA, CG, GB, LF & SI all four margined examples, cancelled red Maltese Crosses, incl. fine examples. £450 to 550 £560.00
1344
 Used
UNPLATED BC, RE, four margin examples cancelled in black, NC four margins cancelled red & black MC's. £250 to 350 £760.00
1345
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red, BG, CC, GG, IA, II, KI, MF, MJ, OL, PI, SC & TF mainly three of four margins, some faults. (12) £500 to 600 £550.00
1346
 Used
UNPLATED BK, KA, JH, RJ & TF all four margined examples, cancelled red Maltese Crosses. £450 to 550 £560.00
1347
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red, fine four margined examples, DC (fault), EC, PC, SB & TF. (5) £250 to 300 £370.00
1348
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red, four margined examples, DH (crease), FJ, GK (crease), JI, JL, PJ & TC. (7) £400 to 450 £400.00
1349
 Unused
UNPLATED DL unused example with faults, P.E.S.A of American Cert. accompanies. £100 to 150 £125.00
1350
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red, four margin examples EF, FE, GL, JL, LL, OF & SB, some faults, cancelled in black CI, CL, NC & TL, four margins with faults. (11) £500 to 600 £540.00
1351
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in black EJ, FI, GD, GI, JA, SB, three or four margins, some faults, also MA four good margins U on piece. (7) £350 to 400 £370.00
1352
 Used
UNPLATED eight examples with faults, mainly 3 margins, GG, GI, LJ, MC, PJ cancelled in black, DG, KA & PG cancelled in red. £350 to 400 £370.00
1353
 Used
UNPLATED cancelled in red GK, LI, both fine four margins, RE Wmk Inverted, close to large margins, also KA marginal example showing inscription - cut into at right. (4) £400 to 600 £520.00
1354
 Used
UNPLATED HD, ID, KD, ML, RE, TG (cancelled in red), CF, EF, MD, RJ (cancelled in black), three or four margin examples, some faults also 2d CL four margins cancelled in red - small fault. £450 to 600 £480.00
1355
 Used
UNPLATED HH, JI, NC, ND, QC &TL, three or four margins cancelled in red, also 1840 2d + 1841 1d. (16) £300 to 400 £410.00
1356
 Used
UNPLATED horizontal pair LK/LL large to huge margins all round LL has corner crease. £150 to 200 £160.00
1357
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 30th cover from Devizes to Ballintore Ireland franked Pl. 1a EE four good margins tied red M.C. (1) £120 to 150 £140.00
1358
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 25th cover from Preston to Manchester franked Pl. 1a LI. Four large margins, tied red M.C. (1) £130 to 150 £170.00
1359
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 May 28th cover from Rochdale to Halifax franked Pl. 1a PL worn plate close to large margins, just tied by fine red MC. Scarce May date Cat. £2,000. £200 to 250 N/S
1360
Used on piece or front
Plate 1a TH, clear to huge margins, part marginal at base with portion of inscription visible, tied to piece by red MC, also bears c.d.s. of Bedford for May 20th 1840, RPS Cert. 2008. (1) £300 to 400 N/S
1361
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 1b LI, fine used with ample to large margins & neat red Maltese Cross on 1840 (Sept. 16th) cover (lacking side flaps) from Edinburgh to Oban, sent back to Edinburgh then forwarded to Stirling, filing fold well clear of adhesive, unusual. S.G. Spec. AS5. £180 to 220 £180.00
1362
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 26th cover from Richmond to Limehouse, franked Pl.1b BI, four good to large margins, tied fine black MC. (1) £140 to 165 £160.00
1363
 Used
Plate 1b DE, four large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 130 £180.00
1364
 Used
Plate 1b EA, four good margins, black MC. (1) £100 to 120 £170.00
1365
 Used
Plate 1b GL/HL, vertical pair, good to huge margins, cancelled red MC's. (2) £300 to 375 £310.00
1366
 Used
Plate 1b HD, good to large margins, fine red MC. £120 to 150 £180.00
1367
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 5th Cover Glasgow to Edinburgh franked Pl.1b ID four good margins cancelled red MC. (1) £120 to 160 £140.00
1368
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 6th cover from Doncaster to Huddersfield franked Pl. 1b four good margins, tied red MC, Doncaster c.d.s. alongside (1) £120 to 150 N/S
1369
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 24th part wrapper to Bristol, franked Pl.1b KA, good to large margins, tied very fine red MC. (1) £120 to 140 £210.00
1370
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 28th cover from Sheffield to Low Harrogate franked Pl. 1b KA large marginal example, tied by fine red MC. (1) £130 to 160 N/S
1371
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 21st cover Monkwearmouth to Hartlepool franked Pl. 1b KF good to very large margins tied Red MC. and alongside Monkwearmouth/Penny Post in black. (1) £130 to 160 £160.00
1372
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 27th cover from Newport I.O.W. to Southampton franked Pl. 1b NC close to good margins, tied red MC., obverse bears Newport Isle of Wight Jy.27.1840 c.d.s. in red. (1) £140 to 160 £155.00
1373
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 24th cover from Melksham to Chippenham franked Pl. 1b NH large to huge margins fault NE corner, cancelled red MC. £120 to 140 N/S
1374
 Used
Plate 1b QE, good to large margins, fine red MC leaving clear profile. (1) £100 to 130 £200.00
1375
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 23rd cover from Ambleside to London franked Pl. 1b SB four margins tied by fine red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £170.00
1376
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 7th cover to Berwick franked Pl. 1b SG, four good margins, tied fine red MC. £130 to 160 N/S
1377
 Used
Plate 1b SK four large margins, red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £115.00
1378
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 27th cover to Perth franked Pl. 1b SL mostly huge margins tied by Superb Red MC. (1) £140 to 170 £185.00
1380
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 24th cover from Paisley to Campbelltown franked Pl. 1b TK very large margined example tied by Red MC. £130 to 160 £170.00
1381
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 15 from Huddersfield to Liverpool, franked Pl. 2 DI, four large margins, tied red MC. (1) £130 to 150 N/S
1382
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 27th cover from Brampton to Carlisle franked Pl. 2 ED four even margins, tied Red MC. £140 to 160 N/S
1383
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 30th cover from Aberdeen to Inverness franked Pl. 2 HD three large margins - cut into lower right side tied by distinctive ruby MC, Aberdeen b/stamp. (1) £100 to 130 £110.00
1384
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 16th cover from Kirkby Lonsdale to Lancaster franked Pl. 2 LC large margined example tied red MC. £130 to 150 £135.00
1385
 Used
Plate 2 ML, good to huge margins, fine red MC. (1) £150 to 180 £200.00
1386
 Used
Plate 2 OC, superb large squared margined single, used on small piece with magnificent full strike of MC in ruby red. (1) £200 to 250 £360.00
1387
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 June 1st cover from Wigan to Holywell franked Pl. 2 QD large margined example tied by fine red MC. £120 to 150 £110.00
1388
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 24th cover from Ulverston to Hawkshead franked Pl. 2 SK clear to large margins cancelled red MC, alongside Ulverstone c.d.s. in red. (1) £100 to 130 £110.00
1389
Used on piece or front
Plate 2 TG, fine four margined example tied to cover front & back flap by red MC, alongside in red 'Holywell June 19th 1840' cds - SUNDAY DATE. Scarce. (1) £150 to 200 £150.00
1390
 Used
Plate 2 TK/TL horizontal pair, good to huge margins, cancelled red MC's. £300 to 400 £430.00
1391
 Used
Plate 3 AA, DA & JF, four margined examples, cancelled in red. (3) £300 to 350 £320.00
1392
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 12th cover from Alnwick to Berwick franked Pl. 3 AD, four margined example with smudged red MC. (1) £120 to 140 £100.00
1393
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 14th cover from London to Fox Hill Bank, Accrington, franked Pl. 3 AE with four good margins tied by very unusual VOID CENTRE MC in red, probably a crude locally made cross from rarely seen office. £200 to 250 N/S
1394
 Used
Plate 3 AJ/AK, horizontal pair, huge margins, AJ with vertical crease. (2) £160 to 220 £170.00
1395
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 Aug 7th cover Newport Pagnell to Aylesbury franked Pl. 3 BB close to large margins tied Red MC, obverse bears Newport Pagnell c.d.s in red. £120 to 150 N/S
1396
 Used
Plate 3 EB, four good margins, fine red MC. £100 to 120 £175.00
1397
 Used
Plate 3 FA, clear to huge margins, vertical crease, HH four margin example, both cancelled in red. (2) £140 to 160 £170.00
1398
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 30th cover to Carlisle franked Pl. 3 FF four large margins tied fine Red MC. (1) £130 to 160 £155.00
1399
 Used
Plate 3 GD/GE horizontal pair, clear to huge margins, fine red MC's, GD has vertical crease at left. attractive. (1) £150 to 200 £220.00
1400
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 23rd cover from Liverpool to Stafford franked Pl. 3 GF good to huge margins tied Red MC. (1) £130 to 160 £130.00
1401
 Used
Plate 3 HJ, large margined example with multiple strikes of the black MC. (1) £100 to 120 £120.00
1402
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Oct 15th local Ripon cover franked Pl. 3 II close to very large margins, tied fine red M.C. obverse bears franked Ripon/Penny post in black. (1) £80 to 100 £90.00
1403
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 22nd cover from Lincoln to Beverley franked Pl. 3 IJ four margined example tied red MC, horizontal filing crease, obverse bears Lincoln c.d.s. in red. (1) £80 to 100 £135.00
1404
 Used
Plate 3 JC, three margined example - just shaved at right side, cancelled by London district numeral '78' in black over an indistinct red duplex. (1) £70 to 100 £70.00
1405
 Used
Plate 3 ME, four good margins, red MC. £100 to 120 £130.00
1406
 Used
Plate 3 ND, grey black, four even margins, fine Manchester distinctive MC. (1) £200 to 250 £200.00
1407
Used on piece or front
Plate 3 NE, four margined example, tied to small piece by strikes of the red and black MC, Spec. AS21vk, Brandon Cert. 1998. Cat. £2600+ £400 to 500 N/S
1408
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 9th local London cover franked Pl. 3 NH clear to good margins tied by experimental black MC. (1) £130 to 160 £130.00
1409
 Used
Plate 3 OD, good to large margins fine red MC. £100 to 130 £155.00
1410
 Used
Plate 3 PC, PF & PE, fine four margin examples, cancelled in red. £300 to 350 £420.00
1411
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 6th cover from Northwich to Manchester, franked Pl. 3 PD, tied fine red MC. £140 to 160 N/S
1412
 Used
Plate 3 SH, BI Bleute paper, four margin example, fine black MC, Spec. AS20e. (1) £150 to 180 £150.00
1413
 Used
Plate 3 SK, four good margins, fine red MC. £100 to 120 £135.00
1414
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 August 2nd cover from Rugby to Warwick franked Pl. 3 TE good to huge margins tied fine Red MC. £130 to 160 £145.00
1415
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 25th wrapper to Nottingham franked Plate 3 TK, (constant variety) well tied by red MC. (1) £120 to 160 £110.00
1416
 Used
Plate 3 TK, constant variety, two four margin examples cancelled in black & red, Spec. AS20c. (2) £180 to 220 £240.00
1417
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 May 19th cover from Preston to Blackburn franked Pl. 4 BK good to large margins tied black MC. (1) £120 to 140 £150.00
1418
 Used
Plate 4 DH, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 125 £155.00
1419
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 3rd cover from Jersey to Thornbury franked Pl.4 FE, four good margins, slight abrasion NW corner, tied red MC, reverse bears Jersey despatch c.d.s. & Bristol transit c.d.s. £120 to 160 £270.00
1420
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 28th cover from Edinburgh to Aberdeen, franked Pl. 4 FK, good to huge margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £130 to 150 £130.00
1421
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 22nd EL from Hexham to Cockermouth franked Pl. 4 GJ, clear to large margined example tied red MC, reverse Hexham c.d.s. (1) £120 to 140 N/S
1422
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 11th cover from Middlesbrough via Stockton to Newcastle upon Tyne franked Pl. 4 HB good to large margins tied red M.C., obverse bears Middlesbrough/ Penny post in black. (1) £130 to 160 £175.00
1423
 Used
Plate 4 HE-HF horizontal pair good to large margins, cancelled red MC's. (2) £300 to 350 £310.00
1424
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 2nd local London small envelope to Islington franked Pl. 4 JH good to large margins tied experimental black MC, alongside 'STRAND' in black, cover has repaired tear lower right corner. £250 to 300 N/S
1425
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 24th cover from London to Bristol franked Pl. 4 LE four good margins - huge at top tied red MC. (1) £130 to 150 £120.00
1426
 Used
Plate 4 MK/ML, horizontal part touching to huge margins, part marginal at right side showing portion of marginal inscription, tiny fault above O of postage on ML, cancelled with red MC's, a most attractive pair. (2) £250 to 300 N/S
1427
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 8th local Glasgow cover franked Pl. 4 ML two good margins - right side close cut, cut into at base, tied red MC. (1) £70 to 90 N/S
1428
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 15th cover from Haydon Bridge to Matfen franked Pl. 4 NC large margined example tied smudged red MC. (1) £130 to 150 N/S
1429
 M
Plate 4 NG, three good margins - left side very close cut, mint with full o.g, small paper attachment at centre back of stamp, also some ink at back showing through at base, still a scarce mint example, Spec.AS23. £300 to 350 N/S
1430
 Used
Plate 4 NK, good to large margins, red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £120.00
1431
 Used
Plate 4 OI, good to large margins, very fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £125.00
1432
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 18th cover from Halifax to Manchester franked Pl. 5 CL four good margins tied red MC. £130 to 140 £220.00
1433
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 7th wrapper from Leeds to Manchester franked Pl. 5 DC large margined example tied red MC. (1) £130 to 160 £130.00
1434
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 4th cover from Wigan to Manchester franked Pl. 5 DH clear to large margins cancelled red MC. £100 to 130 £140.00
1435
 Used
Plate 5 EL, four huge margins, fine black MC. £150 to 200 £180.00
1436
 Used
Plate 5 FA, good to huge margins, fine black MC. £100 to 125 £160.00
1437
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 July 30th cover from Thrapston to London franked Pl. 5 HA mainly good margins just touched lower left side, tied fine Red MC, obverse bears Thrapston Jy.30.1840 c.d.s. in red. (1) £70 to 90 £92.00
1438
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Cover from Barton-on-Humber to Dewsbury franked Pl. 5 MD close to large margins tied red MC, Barton-on-Humber c.d.s. in red. £120 to 140 £175.00
1439
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 6th cover from London to Aberdeen, franked Pl. 5 OD - three large-huge margins, portion of adjoining stamp visible at right, just clipped above upper left star, tied red MC. £120 to 150 £120.00
1440
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 27th cover from Winchelsea to Battle, Sussex franked Pl. 5 RA two large margins, cut into at top & very close at base, just overlapping the edge of the cover, tied red MC, boxed No.1 alongside adhesive, backstamped 'Rye' c.d.s. in red. (1) £90 to 120 £130.00
1441
 Used
Plate 5 RI, four good margins, red MC, a little toned. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1442
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Oct. 21st cover addressed to Newcastle Staffordshire franked Pl. 5 SK, intense black clear to good margins, tied by red MC. (1) £120 to 140 N/S
1443
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 3rd envelope from Romford to Holborn, franked Pl. 5 SL, three good to huge margins, just clipped at base, tied red MC, boxed No.3 alongside. (1) £120 to 140 £140.00
1444
 Used
Plate 5 TF, four clear to large margins, cancelled by very fine black MC. (1) £100 to 120 £110.00
1445
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 8th cover from York to Leeds franked Pl. 6 CD, good to large margins tied Red MC. (1) £130 to 160 £120.00
1446
 Used
Plate 6 AL, large to huge margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 130 £140.00
1447
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 21st Entire Letter from Westminster to Dorset franked Pl. 6 DK with margins but cut into, well tied by an over-inked pinkish MC, with dispatched c.d.s on reverse. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1448
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 26th cover Wakefield to Bradford franked Pl. 6 FI four margined example tied red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £140.00
1449
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 2nd part cover Derby to Chester, franked Pl. 6 JE, good to large margins, tied brownish red MC, obverse bears Derby c.d.s. £135 to 155 £170.00
1450
 Used
Plate 6 JL, four good margins cancelled by the distinctive Plymouth MC, good strike, stamp has horizontal crease, scarce Spec. As41uc. (1) Cat. £3800 £250 to 300 N/S
1451
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 12th cover to Horslydown franked Pl. 6 KG clear to large margins tied Red MC. (1) £130 to 150 £140.00
1452
 Used
Plate 6 LI, good to large margins, fine red MC, small corner crease. (1) £70 to 90 £82.00
1453
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 2nd small envelope to Dunse franked Pl. 6 NB clear to large margins tied fine red MC. (1) £130 to 150 N/S
1454
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Feb 17 cover from Huddersfield to Penistone franked PL. 6 NH & NI (severed pair) both with good to large margins, tied black MC's (NI has vertical crease) £200 to 250 £200.00
1455
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 12th cover from Northallerton to Malton franked Pl. 6 OC clear to good margins tied fine red MC. (1) £130 to 150 £190.00
1456
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 1st cover from Ulverston to Kendal franked Pl. 6 OJ/OK horizontal pair huge margins except left side cut into tied red MC's, cover roughly opened at top; vertical crease. £150 to 180 £185.00
1457
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 6 QA, very fine wide margined example on entire from Sheerness to Tenterden - the stamp placed centrally at the top and cancelled by a neat red MC, reverse with dispatch for January 12th 1841. Most attractive. (1) £150 to 180 £150.00
1458
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 15th cover from Loughborough to London franked Pl. 6 QF, four good margins, tied fine red MC, obverse bears Loughborough c.d.s. in red. (1) £130 to 150 £180.00
1459
 Used
Plate 6 RE, clear to large margins, pinkish red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £120.00
1460    Used
Plate 6 SL, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 130 £120.00
1461
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 21st, envelope used locally in London franked, Pl. 6 TA, wide margined example tied by a fine strike of the experimental black MC with neat 'T.P/S.O. Islington' in black and M/S 'Sept. 21st 1840' alongside, reverse h/stamped in red also for the 21st. Exceptionally fine & rare early use of the black experimental MC. BPA Cert. 1991. (1) £400 to 500 £320.00
1462
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 6th Liverpool local post cover franked Pl. 7 BK clear to good margins, tied very fine red MC. (1) £100 to 140 £130.00
1463
 Used
Plate 7 CB, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £120.00
1464
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 18th part cover from London to Bristol franked Pl. 7 FB close to huge margins, shows portion of adjoining stamp at top, tied Red. MC. £130 to 150 N/S
1465
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 2nd cover to Edinburgh franked Pl. 7 IF mainly large margins but cut into in two places. £70 to 100 N/S
1466
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 16th cover from Dunse to Coldstream, franked Pl. 7 JK, good to mostly huge margins, tied fine red MC. (1) £140 to 165 £140.00
1467
 Used
Plate 7 KJ, large margined example, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 130 £170.00
1468
 Used
Plate 7 LC-LE, horizontal STRIP OF THREE good to large margins, cancelled in red. (3) £400 to 500 £440.00
1469
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 4th wrapper from Halstead to Fordingbridge, Hampshire, franked Pl. 7 NC, four good margins, tied red MC. £130 to 160 £170.00
1470
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 10th cover Chertsey to London franked Pl. 7 QB three large margins just cut into at base tied red MC. (1) £70 to 90 £72.00
1471
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Sept 5th local London cover franked Pl. 7 QG clear to large margins, tied by fine experimental black MC, 'T.P/Red Lion St' alongside in black. (1) £175 to 250 N/S
1472
 Used
Plate 7 QH, good to large margins, fine black MC. (1) £100 to 120 £120.00
1473
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Oct. 19th cover from Kirby Lonsdale to Ferrybridge franked Pl. 7 SB good to large margins tied fine red MC. (1) £120 to 150 N/S
1474
 Used
Plate 7 SJ, four margin example with distinctive Plymouth MC, Spec.AS44uc, BPA Cert. 2007. Cat. £3800 (1) £600 to 750 N/S
1475
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 4th cover to Newport Pagnell franked Pl. 7 TH four large margins tied very fine red MC. (1) £140 to 170 £120.00
1476
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 4th cover from Market Harborough to Olney franked Pl. 8 PC, large margined example tied by fine black MC. (1) £120 to 150 £175.00
1477
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 4th wrapper from Bishop Stortford to Dunmow franked Pl. 8 AK four margins example tied Red MC. (1) £120 to 150 N/S
1478
 Used
Plate 8 BL, good to large margins, fine red MC. (penned '8' on reverse) £100 to 120 £150.00
1479
 Used
Plate 8 HG, clear to large margins, cancelled in red. (1) £70 to 100 £105.00
1480
 Unused
Plate 8 HH, unused example with three good margins, close at base. (1) £500 to 600 N/S
1481
 Used
Plate 8 JA, good to large margins, fine red MC. £100 to 120 £150.00
1482
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 May 20th cover from Hartlepool via Stockton to Beverley franked Pl. 8 JK good to large margins tied fine black MC. (1) £120 to 150 £120.00
1483
 Used
Plate 8 MD, four good margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 125 £180.00
1484
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 3rd cover from Wigan to Manchester franked Pl. 8 NI close to huge margins cancelled red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £80.00
1485
 Used
Plate 8 OH-OI horizontal pair, close to large margins, cancelled red. £200 to 250 £230.00
1486
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Feb 10th cover from Worcester to Ledbury franked Pl. 8 OK good to large margins, tied red MC. (1) £120 to 140 N/S
1487
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 14th cover from Durham to Newcastle franked Pl. 8 QC large margined example tied bold red MC. (1) £130 to 160 N/S
1488
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 3rd local Mansfield cover franked Pl. 8 RE good to large margins tied superb red MC, obverse bears Mansfield c.d.s. in red. (1) £140 to 160 £160.00
1489
 Forgery
Plate 9 - The Photographic Forgery block of six, left CA/DC on piece with fake red MC cancels, fine & very attractive. Note - Photographic forgeries were produced from the top half of the sheet. PROVENANCE - R.C Alcock, Lady Mary Bury. £250 to 300 N/S
1490
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 26th cover from Manchester to Buckingham franked Pl. 9 GK good to large margins tied red MC. £130 to 160 £120.00
1491
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 10th cover from Birmingham to Gloucester franked Pl. 9 HH good to huge margins cut into at base tied smudged red MC. (1) £70 to 90 N/S
1492
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 7th cover from Cambridge to Dublin, franked Pl. 9 JG, two large margins, others cut close or just into design, tied red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £80.00
1493
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Feb 8th cover from Manchester to Leek franked Pl. 9 JH close to huge margins tied red MC. £120 to 140 £130.00
1494
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 25th cover from Evenwood Colliery to Durham franked Pl. 9 NF, good to large margins, tied black MC, reverse bears West Auckland u.d.c. & Durham c.d.s. £200 to 250 N/S
1495
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 10 GJ, clear to large margined example on entire from Newcastle on Tyne to Arbroath, cancelled by the red MC with an excellent boxed 'Westgate St, R.H' at left, reverse with fine blue dispatch for Jan 30 1841, Pl. 10 seldom seen with the red MC - especially on cover, Spec. AS66h. (1) £750 to 900 N/S
1496
Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 10 LD, clear to large margined example on corner front and back flap to Andover tied fine black MC. 'Wimbourne April 8th 1841' c.d.s alongside, reverse bears Andover c.d.s (Ap1) error should be Ap 10. £150 to 200 N/S
1497
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 11 GE, an attractive three margin example neatly cancelled with a black MC to printed entire, Howden to York & dated Mr 11 1841, attractive & rare. Cat. £16,000 (1) £800 to 1000 £1000.00
1498
 Used
Plate 11 OD, good to large margins, fine used complete strike black MC, Spec. AS72, lovely example, small thin spot - hardly detracts. £500 to 600 £620.00
 
   
       
   
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