Longmead Philatelics



1d Red (HG) Plate 34 used on cover cancelled by excellent strike of Lockerby MX-  31st Jan-1844.( clearly shows the MX characteristics of jet black ink and short stop on inner diamond)-see jackson and Rockoff, -Stamp very fine with 4 wide large margins-Cover fine and uncreased----£160

1d Red (ED) plate 39 used on cover cancelled by an excellent strike of Dublin MX  Dec 27th-1841- addressed to MP at Athenaeun Club Stamp fine with 4 large margins -and Pl.39 unusual with MX-  Cover has a taped up rip on reverse of top flap-     Cat £300---  £95

1d Red (JD) used on env cancelled by Coventry MX- Stamp with 4 good margins- Env clean,fresh & uncreased

Cat £2200 --  £385

1d Red (DD) in an Orange-Brown shade used  on env from Lochinver cancelled  cancelled by 236 numeral in blue (unlisted in Danzig) - Reverse has Golspie town CDS in blue + Lochinver undated circular---Stamp with 4 good margins -some slight tone.   Cat £650-   £58

1d Red (BD) Used on neat env in 1844 Cancelled by a good strike of the distinctive Dumfries MX-  Cat £1100-- £220

1d Red (OB) used on cover cancelled by distinctive Norwich MX (Norwich town CDS for Sep 21-1841 on reverse) - Stamp with 4 clear to good margins - Cover with slight horiz crease-Good appearance-- Cat £1250  - £225

1d Red Plate 26 used on part cover (no side flaps) cancelled by Dorchester Town CDS-also shows Wimborne town CDS beside- Stamp with 4  v.close /just touching  to large/huge margins  -cover with light horiz crease at base- an appealing item  Cat £2750-- £660

1d Red (MI) used on env cancelled by 390 Irish diamond of Rathfriland-Cover also shows Katesbridge Rathfrilland in blue- There is a light horiz crease running through stamp which  has 4 well clear to good margins.- £38

1d Red (DJ) plate 24 used on cover from Truro cancelled by a Blue MX- Stamp with 4 clear to very good margins- Cover shows both Truro (in Blue) and Hayle town cancels- The cover with a vert central crease -otherwise clean and attractive-  Cat £1700-- £420