Longmead Philatelics



1d Red (CG) used on cover cancelled by Montrose MX May 4th-1843.  -A very fine strike (showing thick outer outline-thinner inner cross and one small stop end to middle cross)

Stamp with 4 wide margins-cover fine and uncreased -Cat £1100   -   £220

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----£140

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 (MJ) Plate 22 ( shows J flaw) used on cover from Truro cancelled by reasonably good but definate  Blue MX -Truro town CDS in same color at left of cover. Stamp with 4 good margins (not tied)-Cover of fine appearance   Cat £1700---- £165   SOLD

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

Cat £2800 --  £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 £750-   £58

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 (ID) used on cover from Dumfries June 13th-1844 cancelled by the distinctive Dumfries MX--Stamp with 4 good margins-Listed but unpriced in SG.--£125

1d Red (BD) Used on neat env in 1844 Cancelled by a good strike of the distinctive Dumfries MX- Listed in SG SG. B1tfa but unpriced-- £150

1d Red (IB) Plate 22 used on entire cancelled by Totnes Town CDS- Stamp with 4 good margins- Entire with light horiz crease (away from stamp)  Cat  £3000-  £460   SOLD