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Auction: 173 - Lot number: 948 << Previous   Next >>

Category: GREAT BRITAIN - Postal History

Description: 1831 entire with postscript "Retribution Ship/Sheerness/24th July/1831" & signed "Jas McCormick", straight-line 'SHEERNESS' b/s in red. [HMS "Resolution" was a prison hulk. James McCormick was convicted of perjury & sentenced to 7 years transportation. However, he was pardoned before being sent to NSW. Also with 1809 entire from HMS "Glatton" that had been a Convict Transport in 1803] (Qty 2 items)

Listed in: NEW SOUTH WALES , Convict Mail , GREAT BRITAIN , Postal History

Estimate: AUD$ 200.00T

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Quality: A-/B Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $150.00T