Prestige Philately Auction 227 CatalogueCatalogue by themepostal establishments - receiving offices
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Displaying 6 Lots in Category - postal establishments - receiving offices
VICTORIA - Postmarks
Tanck's Corner:'TANCK'S CORNER/4MR24/VIC' (RO period; ERD) fine strike on KGV 1½d green. RO 1.3.1910; PO 1.7.1927; renamed Yarrambat c.1928.
Tara (2):'TARA/13DE09/V[ICTORIA]' (RO period; ERD) very fine strike on 1d pink. The earlier of only two recorded examples. RO c.1909; PO c.1911; closed 8.11.1922. [Gippsland: 21km ENE of Bruthen]
Wroxham:'WROXHAM/24MR24/VIC' cds (RO period) fine strike on KGV 1½d green. Rare: recorded 1912-26 only and presumably destroyed in August 1926 fire. Renamed from Wangrabelle Upper RO 15.12.1909; PO 1.7.1927; closed 4.3.1959. [East Gippsland, on NSW border]
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postmarks
Appadene:'APPADENE/14MY26/[WESTER]N AU[STRALIA]' (RO period) largely fine on KGV 1½d red. The earlier of only two recorded strikes. Group Settlement No 83. RO 15.1.1924; PO 1.7.1927; closed 15.7.1929. [11km north of Manjimup]
Norlup:'NORLUP/16OC23/WESTERN AUSTRALIA' (RO period) very fine strike on KGV 1½d green. RO 12.7.1921; PO 1.9.1922; RO 27.7.1923; closed 28.012.1923. [18km nort-west of Bridgetown]
Yelam:'YELAM/28FE24/WESTERN AUSTRALIA' superb strike on KGV 1½d green. Not recorded in PMI. RO only 1.7.1922; renamed Glenoran 4.5.1926. [Group Settlement No10: 17km west of Manjimup]