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Displaying 1 - 20 of 21 Lots in Category - Buildings - Bridges
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge 5/- green, exceptional centring, CTO with large-part o.g.
C of A - Postal Stationery - Letter Cards
1911-18 Scenic Issues including Fullface 'COLLINS ST MELB' (enamelled card; trams), 'CENTRAL RLY STN/SYDNEY' (error for Brisbane) and 'CAIRNS RAILWAY/QUEENSLAND' (waterfall); Kangaroo 'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE' unframed oval plus another with rectangular view and 'Griffiths Bros' advertising within (minor discolouration) and 'CAIRNS RAILWAY'; KGV Sideface 1d 'COAL MINE/QUEENSLAND' (fine on view side but discoloured on face), 'FLINDERS ST MELB', 'GEELONG HARBOUR' (shipping), 'STURT ST BALLARAT' (tram) x2 (one Without Sky retouch; fine on view side) and 'PUBLIC BUILDINGS/BENDIGO' Without Sky retouch (fine on view side), condition unfortunately quite mixed but those mentioned are generally fine unused except as noted.
1911-18 Scenic Issues another unused group with Kangaroo 1d 'TOWN HALL, SYDNEY', 'LAKE ST CLAIR/TASMANIA' and 'MT LOFTY RANGES/SOUTH AUSTRALIA' (stamp and view slightly mis-placed), plus KGV Sideface 1d Die I 'MURRAY RIVER WEST AUST' and Die II 'PINEAPPLES QUEENSLAND', 'WATERFALL GULLY/ADELAIDE' & 'HARVESTING TAMWORTH NSW', couple of minor blemishes but generally fine.
1911-18 Scenic Issues including Fullface 'CENTRAL RLY STN/SYDNEY' (error for Brisbane) to Germany with Kangaroos ½d & 1d added opened with edges intact & lengthy message inside (minor blemishes) and complete Reply Card 'HOBART FROM THE BAY' + 'VIADUCT/NEAR ADELAIDE SA' to London (no message); Kangaroo 1d 'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE' (rectangular) x3 (one a philatelic use to Austria with NSW ½d and Tasmania 1d Pictorial added); KGV Sideface 1d 'RUNDLE ST ADELAIDE', ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND', 'SHIPPING BUTTER, BRISBANE' (hinge remainder) and '2nd AIF EMBARKING', condition unfortunately quite mixed but those mentioned are generally fine used except as noted.
1911-12 KGV Fullface 1d unused group of all-different railway & tramway-related views in various colours comprising 'MONTEZUMA FALLS, HOBART' (train on bridge), 'COLLINS ST MELB' (trams), 'LOG TRAIN/JARRAH FOREST WA', 'CENTRAL RLY STN/SYDNEY' (error for Brisbane), 'CAIRNS RAILWAY/QUEENSLAND' and 'ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND' x2 (one on grey stock, the other on enamelled card), a couple with minor blemishes.
1911-12 KGV Fullface 1d 1911-12 KGV Fullface 1d used group of all-different railway & tramway-related views in various colours comprising 'VIADUCT/NEAR ADELAIDE SA', 'MONTEZUMA FALLS, HOBART' (train on bridge), 'COLLINS ST. MELB' (trams) with 'BALAKLAVA/SA' squared circle, 'LOG TRAIN/JARRAH FOREST WA', 'CENTRAL RLY STN/SYDNEY' (error for Brisbane), 'CAIRNS RAILWAY/QUEENSLAND' with 'TERANG/VICTORIA-254' duplex cancel, and 'ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND', a couple with blemishes but condition generally fine.
1911-12 KGV Fullface 1d Rouletted ACSC #LC5 'LAUNCESTON/TAS' (King's Bridge) in brownish black, minor blemishes, used at Melbourne 27FEB12, Cat $600.
1911-12 KGV Fullface 1d 1d+1d Reply Cards ACSC #LC13 'HOBART FROM THE BAY'+'VIADUCT/NEAR ADELAIDE SA' and 'ZOO, ADELAIDE SA' (Flamingos)+'ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND', minor splitting along the roulettes.
Buy NowPrice $150.00T
1913-14 Kangaroo 1d unused group of all-different railway-related views comprising 'GEELONG HARBOUR' (shipping & rail carriages on pier), 'CAIRNS RAILWAY/QUEENSLAND' (bridge & waterfall) x2 (rectangular & framed oval) and 'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE' x3 (rectangular, unframed oval & Without Sky retouch), a couple with minor blemishes but mostly fine.
1913-14 Kangaroo 1d used group of all-different railway & tramway-related views comprising 'COLLINS ST. MELB' (trams), 'CAIRNS RAILWAY/QUEENSLAND' (bridge & waterfall) x2 (rectangular & framed oval with 'SADDLEWORTH/SA' squared circle) and 'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE' x4 (rectangular, framed oval, unframed oval & Without Sky retouch), a few blemishes but mostly fine.
1914-18 KGV Sideface 1d unused group of all-different railway & tramway-related views comprising 'COLLINS ST/MELBOURNE' (vertical; trams), 'FLINDERS ST MELB.' (railways), 'CITY COURT MELBOURNE' (tram), 'GEELONG HARBOUR' (Die II; shipping & rail carriages on pier), 'STURT ST, BALLARAT' (tram), 'PUBLIC BUILDINGS, BENDIGO, VIC' (tram), 'NORTH TERRACE/ADELAIDE' (tram tracks), 'SHIPPING BUTTER, BRISBANE' (bi-coloured; railway carriages) and 'RAILWAY SLEEPERS/QUEENSLAND', a few blemishes but mostly fine.
1914-18 KGV Sideface 1d unused group of all-different railway & tramway-related views comprising 'COLLINS ST/MELBOURNE' (vertical; trams), 'CITY COURT MELBOURNE' (tram), 'PALL MALL, BENDIGO, VIC' (tram), 'RUNDLE ST ADELAIDE', 'PORT PIRIE/STH AUSTRALIA' (smelter & railway carriages), 'MURRAY BRIDGE SA' (railway bridge; pin holes on address side), 'A BLUE GUM LOG/TASMANIA' (on railway carriages; 'EUDUNDA/SA' squared circle), 'ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND' and 'RAILWAY SLEEPERS/QUEENSLAND' (Die II), plus Military View '2nd AIF EMBARKING' (railway tracks on pier), a few blemishes but mostly fine.
1917 Re-Issue of 1d+1d Reply Cards Perf 12½ group with 'REPLY' obliterated by red bars in various colours comprising Outward Halves 'VIADUCT/NEAR ADELAIDE SA' x2 & 'ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND' x3 and Reply Halves 'ALBERT BRIDGE...' x2 plus 'VIADUCT...' used (trimmed at base), a few blemishes but mostly fine unused.
1918 KGV Sideface 1Â½d in Various Colours 1918 KGV Sideface 1½d in Various Colours used group with 'VIADUCT NEAR ADELAIDE' x2 (blue & brown) and 'LOG TRAIN/JARRAH FOREST WA' used x2 (one in 1922 with KGV ½d added), plus 1918 'THREE/HALFPENCE' on 1d overprints 'VIADUCT...' & 'LOG TRAIN...' unused, 1922 2d red 'LOG TRAIN...' CTO and 1923 1½d green 'SPRING ST MELB' (tram), a few blemishes but mostly fine.
Buy NowPrice $380.00T
C of A - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards
1911 Fullface Victorian Scenes railway & tramway-related views in a variety of colours comprising 'FLINDERS ST' unused x4 & used, 'SPRING ST' unused x2 & used x2, 'SWANSTON ST' unused x2 & used x4 (two to Germany with either Victoria ½d or 1d added), 'BOURKE ST' unused x4 & used and 'GOLD MINE' unused x3, condition unfortunately mixed but quite a few fine.
C of A - Postal History
1920s-60s accumulation including 1932 Forests Commission OHMS cover with Centenary Celebrations/State of Victoria and City of Melbourne inscription and KGV 1d green 'OS' overprint, 1934 Flinders Island Municipality airmail to Melbourne with KGV 2d & 3d Airmail tied 'WHITEMARK/TAS' cds, WWII military & censored mail noted 1941 'ACTION FRONT' newspaper wrapper piece with Johore 5c tied 'AIF FIELD PO/No.18', 1944 Honour Envelope with Townsville (Qld) '1/2' censor label & cachet and 1945 OHMS unfranked cover registered from RAAF PO 'No.251' in Dutch Indies, also flight covers noted 1931 to England with KGV 1/4d and 1948 RAAF Catalina Flying Boat to AAT with 'ANARE MACQUARIE IS' arrival cds on face, commemoratives including 1940 Story Bridge cover with 'STORY BRIDGE' R label, cinderella and 'STORY BRIDGE BRISBANE' cds, etc, condition mixed but mostly fine.
CHINA - Postal History
POSTCARDS: c.1912 Commercial Press (Shanghai) 'Revolutionary Army Being Carried Across the River', unused.
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES - General
POSTAL STATIONERY: Accumulation of railway and tramway-related items including South Australia 1d Scenic Cards 'VIEW/OF/ SOUTHERN RAILWAY' & 'HINDLEY STREET' unused and 'RUNDLE STREET' used in 1904; Tasmania 1899 'TASMANIAN RAILWAYS' Frank Stamp on postcard advising parcel awaiting collection and 'OPSO' Government Railways envelope; Victoria 1908 American Fleet Visit 1d & 1½d illustrated postal cards, then envelopes & cards with 'MINISTED FOR RAILWAYS' Frank Stamps x13 with various inscriptions plus 1880s postal card with Sandhurst Heathcote and Seymour Railway League printed heading unused, condition generally fine.
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postmarks
Sydney Harbour Bridge: 'SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE/24MR34/NSW' (no arcs) superb strike on KGV 3d on cover to USA, 'LOOKING DOWN ON SYDNEY' enclosure #2262, both items with embossed Bridge 'seal'. PO 19.3.1934; closed 14.7.1942.
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FRANCE: 1883 (July 9) cover to Paris with First Sidefaces 1d (defective) & Second Sidefaces Lined Background 6d pair tied by BN '339' (rated RRR) of 'MACROSSAN BRIDGE' (cds alongside; RRRR; ERD), Townsville transit b/s & French 'MODANE A PARIS/3/SEPT/83' TPO transit cds on red on the face. PO 25.7.1882; renamed Burdekin 14.3.1899. [Macrossan Bridge was built in 1881 to carry the railway line to the Charters Towers goldfields. It is about 1200km NNW of Brisbane]
Buy NowPrice $345.00