Prestige Philately Auction 208 CatalogueGREAT BRITAIN - Topographicals by Region/Town
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Displaying 11 Lots in Category - GREAT BRITAIN - Topographicals by Region/Town
Outstanding quality group of early Undivided Backs mostly Valentine's including Liverpool x11, Wolverhampton x9, "Land of Scott" x15, Loch Katrine/Trossachs x12, "Cornish Scenery" x6 & "Cathedrals of England" x6, also Frith Views of Boston x11, & a few others, very fine to superb unused. An exceptional lot for the connoisseur. Ex Keith Harrison.
A marvellous collection from all over England - no London - including good selections from Cornwall, Lakes District, Thames Valley, Seaside Resorts, Isle of Wight etc, numerous Villages noted, some Undivided Backs, good range of beautiful artist cards, real photos including unidentified locations, many superb Rapco & other publishers including Railway Companies, etc, plus a few Ireland, a high proportion are unused, generally fine to very fine+. Ex Keith Harrison.
LONDON: Box of mostly topographicals including many unusual streetscapes, lots of activity including many with horsedrawn & motorised vehicles, some Undivided Backs & other early cards, groups of River Thames, Westminster & Crystal Palace, a high proportion are unused including many superb Excellent Series cards, generally fine to very fine+. Ex Keith Harrison.
(Qty 200 approx)
CHESHIRE: Old album of Chester cards including ancient & Tudor buildings, some lovely real photos including multi-views x3 & some artist cards, generally fine to very fine used or unused. Ex Derek Pocock.
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CORNWALL: Collection x100 approximately including St Michael's Mount group x36, Land's End x18, other towns, Briggs & Co watercolours by Leonard Richmond x6, Peacock Pictorette watercolours x15, etc, also some Devon, castles, & a few others; generally fine to very fine.
(Qty 140 approx)
SCOTLAND: Mostly unused topographicals including JWB Commercial Series x19, Rapco "Up the Clyde" set of 6, Milton Glazette Tartan Borders set of 12 & L&NW Railway "Scotland" set of 6, etc, a few useful postmarks, generally fine to very fine & most of those mentioned are superb. Ex Keith Harrison.
(Qty 70 approx)
WALES: Fascinating collection of mostly topographicals - no Cardiff or Pontefract - with lots of variety including an excellent group of multi-views in various styles x27, Peacock Brand beautiful multicoloured cards x7, Railway Company cards x20, real photo types x30+, a few lovely artist cards, etc, some Welsh postmark interest, many unused, generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison.
(Qty 140 approx)
OFFSHORE ISLANDS: Mounted collection with strength in Jersey, Guernsey, Isle of Man and Isle of Wight but many other islands noted including Sark, Scilly Isles, Lundy & Scottish Islands, many better views/subjects, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts. [This collection includes some modern tourism cards that are not included in the count or valuation]
(Qty 110 approx)
OFFSHORE ISLANDS: Album with a rather scattered collection of cards with some better subjects but the strength is in the postmarks including Jersey 1907 'ST MARTINS', 1905 'ST MARYS' & 1905 'FIVE-OAKS', Guernsey 1931 'GUERNSEY (ST PETERS PORT)' & 1906 from Malmesbury to Sierra Leone!, Isle of Man 1919 'LAXEY' & 1906 'PORT-SODERICK SO', Scillys 1905 'SCILLY' & 1935 'ST MARYS', Isle of Wight 1907 'BEMBRIDGE', 1906 'FRESHWATER-BAY', 1930 'SANDOWN', 1910 'SHANKLIN SO', 1907 'TOTLAND-BAY' & 1908 'YARMOUTH RSO', Scottish Islands 1905 'CORRIE-ARRAN/=453=', 1908 'LIDDERY-LAMLASH' & 'LAMLASH/=214=' (both on Arran), 1937 'TOBERMORY/ ISLE OF MULL' (on KEVIII 1½d) & 1935 'STORNOWAY/ISLE OF LEWIS' (on 1d Jubilee), etc, also Ireland 1912 'DERRYBEG/LETTERKENNY', 1907 'EXHIBITION BO DUBLIN' (artist card "Concert Hall and Restaurant") & 1906 'SCHULL/SKIBBEREEN', etc, also some covers & 1912 'PANORAMIC LETTER CARD/RYDE' - removed from a perforated pad! - to Australia, condition variable. A very interesting lot. Ex "Cartophile".
(Qty 125 items)
OFFSHORE ISLANDS: CHANNEL ISLANDS: Mostly unused topographicals including Welch & Sons (Portsmouth) Brown & White x19 & Picture Frames x7 and FF Chromotint x6, one of Herm (creased), generally fine to very fine & many are superb. Ex Keith Harrison.
OFFSHORE ISLANDS: ISLE OF MAN: Collection of mostly topographical cards including a couple of multi-views, mostly by Valentine's Rapco & Tuck's but also local producers Hough, Norris Meyer Press and Webb's Lounge, generic seaside humour cards inscribed "Douglas" or "Isle of Man" x9, postmark interest including diamond 'SNAEFELL SUMMIT/SE12/10' x2, many unused including Yn Kaart Post Manninagh types x11 (mostly superb) and L&N Railway "The Isle of Man" set of 6, generally fine to very fine. Ex Keith Harrison.