Showing items in category Gibraltar, sorted by newest listed first.
|GIBRALTAR - 1918 use of postcard to USA with manuscript censor marking.|
1918 (JU.23.) use of picture postcard addressed to USA depicting 'Rock from Algeciras' bearing 1d adhesive tied GIBRALTAR/25 and with 'Censored' applied in manuscript at left and with initials. A scarce manuscript censorship.
|GIBRALTAR - 1900 early postcard use to Germany.|
1900 (SP.24.) postcard addressed to Germany depicting 'Gibraltar from the bay' bearing QV 1d adhesive tied by 'A 26' duplex with GIBRALTAR cds alongside. Printed by 'G.Dautez of Gibraltar' the illustration is reversed on the back. A nice early card from Gibraltar.
|GIBRALTAR - 1940 'THE WELCOME/SAILORS/SOLDIERS/ AND AIRMENS HOME cacheted cover.|
1940 (MAR.7.) cover addressed to UK bearing 2d adhesive tied by GIBRALTAR/25-TRAVEL KEY slogan strike with cogged wheeled edge THE 'WELCOME'/SAILORS, SOLDIERS/AND AIRMENS HOME/GIBRALTAR boxed cachet at left in blue.
|GIBRALTAR - 1886 1/2d brown PSC to Germany with 'A 26' duplex used at GIBRALTAR. H&G 1.|
1886 1/2d brown on cream postal stationery postcard addressed to Germany cancelled by 'A 26' duplex with GIBRALTAR cds alongside dated JU.10.87. Genuine use but with a few mount marks visible. CHEMNITZ arrival cds on front. Noted 'RRR' by H&G. H&G 1.
|GIBRALTAR - 1886 1/2d postal stationery wrapper used to Germany. H&G 1.|
1886 1/2d red-brown on buff postal stationery wrapper of Natal overprinted GIBRALTAR addressed to Germany (Kiderlen) and tied by 'A 26' duplex with GIBRALTAR cds alongside dated JA.4.93. A very elusive piece of stationery used. H&G 1.
|GIBRALTAR - 1934 1 1/2d PSC used locally. H&G 31.|
1934 1 1/2d brown on dark buff postal stationery p'card addressed to Selingsgrove (genuine use) with `Beacarello, Stationer, Main Street, Gibraltar' h/s at lower left & cancelled by GIBRALTAR/THE TRAVEL KEY boxed roller type strike dated 24.SEP.35. Rated 'RR' by H&G. An exceedingly difficult piece of stationery. H&G 31.
|GIBRALTAR - 1936 2d rate 'Canadian Pacific' maritime letter card to Canada.|
1935 (JA.28.) use of illustrated 'Canadian Pacific/Letter Card' addressed to Canada bearing 3d (SG 113) tied by GIBRALTAR/THE TRAVEL KEY slogan cds with the card depicting 'Steamships/Trains and Hotels'. Inside is a pre-printed heading ' On Board The canadaian Pacific Steamship'. Nice item.
|GIBRALTAR - 1903 maritime 'Private Mailing Card'
1903 (JY.6.) use of postcard addressed to UK depicting 'Gruss Von Bofd De Dampfers-Lahn' of the Norddeutscher Llyod, Bremen line with red PRIVATE MAILING CARD-AUTHORIZED BY ACT OF CONGRESS OF MAY 19th, 1898 applied. Bears Gibraltar 1d adhesive tied by 'A 26' duplex with GIBRALTAR cds alongside.
|GIBRALTAR - 1935 6d rate 'Silver Jubilee' cover to UK struck by POSTED OUT OF COURSE h/s.|
1935 (MY.6.) registered cover addressed to UK bearing the 6d 'Silver Jubilee' adhesive used on its first day of issue cancelled by GIBRALTAR cds with oval REGISTERED/GIBRALTAR cancel at left used to tie the red on cream registered etiquette. The cover was struck by POSTED OUT OF COURSE h/s in black used to indicate that the registered item was placed into a posting box and not handed over the counter. Rated 3d per 1/2oz plus 3d registered fee. A scarce cover thus. Red wax seals removed from reverse leaving some thin marks.
|GIBRALTAR - 1930 cover to USA with FEE PAID handstamp applied on arrival.
1930 (AU.15.) cover addressed to USA marked 'Special Delivery' in same hand. The cover bears 1d, 2d and 3d adhesives tied GIBRALTAR with violet six lined FEE PAID AT/MELROSE BRANCH/ BOSTON MASS/NUMBER…/DATE…./TIME…. Cachet. Unusual item.
|GIBRALTAR - 1886 2d RPSE unused (size K).|
1886 2d ultramarine on cream registered postal stationery envelope of Barbados overprinted GIBRALTAR (size K) in unused condition. The colour of the pre-stamp has as usual turned to greyish blue and the cover has a vertical central fold. Whilst minor ageing this is a difficult large sized stationery envelope. H&G 1c.
|GIBRALTAR - 1900 2 1/2d rate underpaid cover to USA with tax mark and postage due applied.|
1900 (OC.2.) under paid cover addressed to USA bearing 2 1/2d adhesive tied by 'A 26' duplex with GIBRALTAR cds alongside and with 'T' tax mark applied. US 10c 'postage due' added on arrival with DUE 10 CENTS s/l mark in black.
|GIBRALTAR - 1940 censored FPO/475 cover to UK with INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID h/s.|
1940 cover addressed to UK bearing 6d adhesive tied by FIELD POST OFFICE 475 cds with violet triangular PASSED/CENSOR/10 GIB h/s at left and struck by black two lined INSUFFICEIENTLY PREPAID FOR/TRANSMISSION BY AIR h/s.
|GIBRALTAR - 1950 registered cover to UK with 1/- (SG 143a) BROKEN R variety.|
1950 (NO.18) registered cover to UK bearing 1/2d, 1d, 1 1/2d & 5d adhesives together with the 1950 'Constitution' series of four (SG140-43) with the 1/- value showing the scarce variety BROKEN R IN GIBRALTAR. Row 9/4 of plate 2. SG143a. each tied by REGISTERED/ GIBRALTAR cds's. Scarce variety on cover.
|GIBRALTAR - 1949 S.S.PELORUM maritime use of picture postcard to Italy.|
1949 (JU.28.) use of picture postcard addressed to Italy depicting 'North View Of The Town' bearing 5d orange tied GIBRALTAR cds with S/S PELORUM / SOC DI NAV TRANSMEDITERRANEAN/ PALERMO maritime handstamp struck at left in greenish black ink. Circular '74' postmans mark at right.
|GIBRALTAR - 1948 POST OFFICE GIBRALTAR/POST PAID cover to UK.|
1948 stampless cover addressed to UK (surface creasing) cancelled by scarce double ringed POST OFFICE GIBRALTAR/POSTAGE PAID cancel. Used during the Second World War without dating for security. (Proud type PD8). Only used on January 9th 1948.
|GIBRALTAR - 1942 On Active Service maritime cover.|
1942 (circa) stampless cover addressed to UK marked in manuscript 'On Active Service' and cancelled by red wavy lined OFFICIAL/PAID handstamp with blue rubber boxed BY/AIR MAIL strike. Red FROM H.M.SHIP/PASSED BY CENSOR 'tomb' type strike at lower left. Troops stationed in Gibraltar.
|GIBRALTAR - 1939 2d rated cover to Spain with both Gibraltar and Spanish censor labels.|
1939 (OCT.12.) cover addressed to Spain bearing 2d grey adhesive tied by GIBRALTAR/TRAVEL KEY slogan strike with part red on cream EXAMINED BY/GIBRLTAR/POSTAL CENSOR label with grey Spanish seal over and tied on the front by violet oval shielded CENSURA MILITAR/ BARCELONA h/s.
|GIBRALTAR - 1945 FORMULA air letter used at FPO 475 with RAF censor.|
1945 (JA.30.) dark blue on greyish FORMULA postal stationery air letter (Army Form W.3077) addressed to South Africa (genuine use) bearing 3d adhesive tied by FIELD POST OFFICE 475 cds with scarcer violet five sided RAF CENSOR/396 crested censor at left. A scarcer use by South African troops.
|GIBRALTAR - 1938 2d postal stationery letter card to Sweden with 'postage due' added. H&G 2.|
1938 2d grey on cream illustrated LETTER CARD addressed to Sweden cancelled by GIBRALTAR/ 25 cds dated NO.14.38. The card is without internal message but was under-paid and received a Swedish LOSEN/ORE postage due label on arrival with '20' inserted in manuscript. H&G 2.
|GIBRALTAR - 1912 1d (SG 77) DIAGONALLY BI-SECTED for 1/2d Xmas mails.|
1912 1d carmine red adhesive (SG 77) DIAGONALLY BI-SECTED on small piece by full GIBRALTAR/25 cds dated 24.DE.12. An unusual and scarce un-official bi-sect probably done by postal clerk who run out of 1/2d adhesives for local postage at Christmas.
|GIBRALTAR - 1920's 'QV' postal stationery impression FORGERY.|
1920's (circa) FORGERY of the 'QV' 1/2d green postal stationery impression (H&G type E1) printed on thin unwatermarked paper (30x32mm) and with rouletted edges. Small corner cancel at lower right. A very unusual item not seen before.
|GIBRALTAR - 1940 POSTAGE PAID/5d maritime cover.|
1940 circa stampless cover addressed to UK cancelled by scarce violet d/r POSTGE PAID/5d handstamp. (Rough opening on reverse flap and small amount of writing on reverse). Blue tomb stone FROM H.M. SHIPS/PASSED BY CENSOR h/s applied at lower left. Used to keep the location secret.
|GIBRALTAR - 1941 Assistant Military Secretary censored cover.|
1941 (JY.23.) Government House crested envelope addressed to UK (some creasing at right edge) bearing 1/- adhesive tied by GIBRALTAR cds and struck by violet circular ASSISTANT MILITARY SECRETARY/GIBRALTAR cachet at left and counter signed at lower left. Octagonal crowned PASSED/BY/CENSOR/2378 censor h/s applied in violet (Little type H4) and complete with original contents. A nice military item with few examples known.