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Displaying 3 Lots in Category - Primary Industry - Timber
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postmarks
Barlee Brook: 'BA[R]LEE BROOK/24MY28/W.A' partly indistinct but undoubted strike on KGV 1½d red pair. PO 1/7/1927; closed 30/4/1930: PMI states opened as a Receiving Office but on 1/7/1927 all ROs were re-classified as Post Offices. [Timber mill. PMI states "No marking known"]
Barrabupp: 'BARRABUPP/5OC15/WESTN AUSTRALIA' very fine striike on KGV 1d red. From St John's Mill 1/12/1909; renamed Barabup -/11/1915. [Timber mill]
Barrabupp: recut ' BARABUP /12OC20/WESTN AUSTRALIA' very fine striike on Kangaroo 2d, partly cut-to-shape. From Barrabupp -/11/1915; renamed Barrabup 1/12/1923; closed 29/11/1924. [This is an extraordinary recut in which the entire town name was recut to remove two letters, resulting in uncharacteristic gaps at each end of the name.