Longmead Philatelics
 

1d Black (KI-KJ) Plate 2 horiz pair used on cover from Liverpool Aug 5-1840- Stamps with 4 well clear to wide margins- The cover has been ever so lightly refolded at left and base- but otherwise fine  -  £425

1d Black (OK-OL) Plate 5 horiz pair used on cover from Congleton Nov 3rd-1840-  Stamps with 4 clear to wide margins-address a little faded otherwise fine- £295   SOLD

Entire bearing two 1d Blacks (EI and RC) both from plate 7 - Originally posted from Plymouth 24th Aug-1840 to London then redirected to Bristol -shows  script 1dP - both stamps with 4 v.close to wide margins and both tied by Red MX cancels-- £375

1d Blacks (AH+AB) From Plate 4 used on cover from Darlington Aug 23-1840-Middleton one Row-Penny Post shows on front. Both stamps with 4 clear to wide margins. AH with faint vert fold line-AB superb- £525

1d Greyish Black (NE-NF) horiz pair from Plate 7 used on cover from Leominster Feb 23-1841-  Stamps are very fine each cancelled by a lovely Black MX (which do not overlap) and well tied. 4 good margins all around. Cover with  very light crease away from stamps - otherwise very fine and attractive-- £585