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Displaying 15 Lots in Category - Transport - railways & trains



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

PICTURE POSTCARDS

125

C

Australia - Victoria Victorian Railways Tourist Series typical Victorian rural scenes, landscapes, towns etc, condition a bit mixed, some are used & very scarce thus; also two modern railway PPCs & two c.1908 Closer Settlement types. Ex Freebairn.

150.00

$170.00



C of A - Commemorative Covers


398

C

B

1917 Trans-Continental Railway illustrated cover with KGV 1d red tied by Perth machine cancel, minor blemishes.

100.00

$130.00T



NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History




482

C

A

1909 commercial cover from Toowoomba (Qld) to Sydney with fine impression of the rare 'TPO 1 NORTH' machine on the reverse.

200.00

$160.00T



QUEENSLAND - Postal History




503

C

B

1905 Douglas Shire Council cover with imprint of Port Douglas & Mossman Tramway (private railway), 2d with 'PORT DOUGLAS' cds, repaired spikehole.

100.00

$70.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History




525

PS

C

1881 use of 1d Postal Card from Port Pirie to Victoria without being uprated for inter-colonial use, 'DEFICIENT POSTAGE 1/FINE 2 - 3' h/s, very fine 'RAILWAY/ 2 /SE21/81/S.A' transit b/s, toning/discolouration still presentable.

250.00

$250.00T






530

C

A-

1912 commercial cover to USA with d, 1d pair & Long Type 3d tied by poor 'ADELAIDE RAILWAY' squared-circle, large blank Registration Label (torn) & US 'REGISTERED' h/s in purple.

300.00

$440.00T



VICTORIA - Postal History




657

C

C

1878 cover to GB with Laureate 6d tied by very fine 'TPO/4'-in-bars, 'UP TRAIN/GM4' (error) b/s, horizontal fold crosses both the stamp & the b/s.

125.00

$170.00




658

PS

C

1879 1d Postal Card with BN '547' & fine strike of the rare double-boxed 'CRAIGIEBURN./24MR79' d/s in violet, some toning. [Probably a railway-issue d/s used in a "relief" capacity for PO business. WWW record a date range of only one month. Similar d/s have been recorded for Burrumbeet & Riddell's Creek]

400.00

$650.00T






659

C

B

1881 cover to GB with Laureate 6d tied by 'UP TRAIN/ MG3 /VICTORIA - TPO/3' duplex, Melbourne transit & 'EDINR & CARSTAIRS SORTING TENDER' transit b/s. Unusually carried on TPOs on opposite sides of the world.

150.00

$260.00






662

PS

A

1891 (July 27) use to Germany of 3d 'Via Italy' Postal Card with Astley d pink & Tannenburg 2d tied by East Melbourne duplex, German 'KBP BAHNPOST' TPO cds on the face. [Writer states: "Australia enters the Postal Union 1st oct next some changes then expected"]

100.00

$105.00



VICTORIA - Postmarks


669

S

B A2-

Armytage straight-line 'Armytage 30[9A]' railway h/s (no date) in violet on Kangaroo 1d pair, corner fault. Rated RRR. RO 18/11/1911; PO 22/4/1914; closed 10/12/1956.

100.00

$70.00



NEW ZEALAND


1000

*/**

A

Railway Stamps: 1890 'RAILWAYS/NEWSPAPERS' d, 1d (superb unmounted) & 3d yellow blocks of 4, characteristic rough perfs, Kiwi simplified Cat $NZ500++ (1999).

800.00

$550.00



NEW ZEALAND - Postal History




1012

C

A

1935 plain cover with Admiral 1d tied by superb 'ROYAL TRAIN/14JA35 8AM/NEW ZEALAND' cds, unaddressed.

250.00

No longer available

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - Postal History




1148

C

A

1866 (Nov 19) mourning cover to France with 5c & 10c tied by bars cancels of 'NEW ORLEANS/LA' (cds alongside), endorsed "By the N.O.Json&G Northern RailRoad", four different French b/s.

125.00

$160.00T




Displaying 15 Lots in Category - Transport - railways & trains



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