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Displaying 14 Lots in Category - QUEENSLAND - MORETON BAY DISTRICT


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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


2

C

B

1855 large-part outer with Laureates 2d (defective) tied by indistinct cancel, largely very fine 30mm 'DRAYTON/ NO30/1855/NSW' b/s & Sydney arrival b/s of DE10/1855, minor aging.

150.00

$115.00






3

C

B

1856 Bank of Australasia double-rate outer with Diadems 2d pair (almost full margins) & 'REGISTERED' (6d; full margins) tied by BN '85' of Drayton, oval 'DRAYTON/[crown]/NO10/1856/NEW.S.WALES' & similar Ipswich arrival b/s, horizontal filing fold well clear of the stamps & postmarks. [Drayton is 96km due W of Ipswich]

1200.00

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4

=

B

1856 Bank of Australasia large piece with Diadems 2d (3 margins) tied by poor BN '85', boxed 'TOO LATE' h/s, light but fIne oval 'DRAYTON/DE26/1856/NSW.S.WALES' b/s & largely fine strike of the scarce 30mm 'GOOD'S INN BURNETT/DE*27/1856/NSW' cds on the reverse. [Jacob Goode erected his hostelry in 1848 & the Good's Inn Burnett [sic] PO was opened 3.1.1852. Corrected to Goode's Inn c. mid-1858; renamed Nanango 1.7.1859]

200.00

$250.00






5

PS

A-

1856 Bank of Australasia outer with Diadems 2d (full margins with a fragment of the adjoining unit at right) tied by indistinct cancel, partial '[GAYN]DAH/DE2/1856/NSW' b/s faint but discernible transit b/s of 'GOOD'S INN-BURNETT/ DE3/1856/NSW' & oval 'DRAYTON/DE5/1856/NSW.S.WALES' plus poor Ipswich arrival b/s, light ironed-out filing fold.

500.00

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6

C

B

1856 Bank of Australasia outer with Diadems 2d (almost full margins) & 'REGISTERED' (6d with full margins & Aberrant Blue Lines at U/R & L/L) tied by BN '95' & fine 'REGISTERED/BRISBANE' h/s alongside, light but obvious oval 'BRISBANE/DE*6/1856/NEW.S.WALES' & similar Ipswich arrival b/s, horizontal filing fold well clear of the stamps & postmarks.

2000.00

$1,900.00




7

=

B

1857 large piece with Diadems 2d (2 margins) tied by indistinct cancel, largely fine strike of the scarce 30mm 'GOOD'S INN BURNETT/JA*6/1857/NSW' cds & very fine 'IPSWICH/AP*18/1857/NSW' transit b/s, 'MATHOURA' (?) arrival b/s of AP25/1857, some tonespots. [It appears that the month slug was rusted in place. This probably resulted in replacement of the cds with the small 'GOODES-INN/NSW' cds by early-1858]

250.00

$190.00






8

C

B

1857 Bank of Australasia outer endorsed "Registered" with NSW Two Issue franking of Laureates 3d pair (just touched at left) & Diadems 1d pair (faults) tied by poor BN '74' (rated RRRR) & almost very fine oval 'CALANDOON/[crown]/ MY*11/1857/NEW.S.WALES' d/s - spelling error (one 'L') stated to be the only recorded example - very fine 29mm 'DRAYTON/MY*15/1857/NSW' transit & similar Ipswich arrival b/s of MY-20/1857, ironed-out horizontal filing fold across the face. [The rate was 2d internal letter rate + 6d registration. It is highly unlikely that the NSW 'REGISTERED' stamp was available at Callandoon]

2000.00

$1,500.00






9

C

B

1858 Bank of Australasia outer with Diadem 2d (full margins) tied by poor Rays '151' (rated RRRRR) & largely fine 21mm 'CONDAMINE/JA4/1858/=NSW=' b/s, similar 'DALBY' (fair), DRAYTON' & 'IPSWICH' b/s, horizontal filing fold across the face.

750.00

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10

C

B

1858 Bank of Australasia outer with Diadems 2d (almost full margins) tied by Rays '85' cancel, 21mm 'DRAYTON/ AP8/1858/=NSW=' b/s & similar Ipswich arrival b/s of AP8/1858, horizontal filing fold.

200.00

$150.00






11

C

C

1859 Macartney cover from Victoria with huge Woodblock 6d orange Rouletted on Three Sides SG 57 (Cat 100 x2+ on cover), to "Drayton/Moreton Bay/NSW" with small-part 'DR[AYTON]' arrival b/s, redirected to "Taroon" with very fine 21mm 'GOODES-INN/FE16/1859/=NSW=' transit b/s (ERD), the cover with a few faults still a desirable origin/destination item. [The earlier 'GOOD'S INN BURNETT' cds is recorded to mid-1857. Renamed Goode's Inn mid-1858 & Nanango 1.7.1859]

500.00

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12

C

A-

1860 stampless cover to Yorkshire with light strike of the 'ROCKHAMPTON/FE7/1860/=NSW=' cds on the face alongside mss "6" in red which would indicate payment in cash, fine transit b/s of 'TAROON/=NSW=' (spelling error) and 'BRISBANE/=NSW=' plus 'LEEDS/MY28/60' arrival b/s. A very desirable Provisional Period cover, probably during a temporary shortage of stamps at Rockhampton. [Taroom PO, 360km NW of Brisbane, was named after a cattle station in the area & opened 1.4.1856. The cds was incorrectly inscribed 'TAROON' & was replaced by mid-1861]

1500.00

$1,600.00






13

C

B

1860 outer to Brisbane with Diadem 2d (3 margins) tied by legible Rays '151' cancel (rated RRRRR) of Condamine with largely fine 'CONDAMINE/AP30/1860/=NSW=' b/s, similar 'DRAYTON/=NSW=' transit (day & year slugs omitted) & very fine 'BRISBANE/MY4/1860/=QUEENSLAND' arrival b/s, the addressee's name obliterated, vertical fold clear of the stamp & datestamps. Scarce Provisional Period usage.

750.00

$575.00






14

C

B

1860 cover to England "Via Southampton" with Diadems 6d cut-to-shape & indistinct cancel, 'GOODES-INN/ 25MY/1860/ =NSW=' b/s plus transits of 'DRAYTON/MY30/1860/=NSW=' & 'BRISBANE/JU1/1860/=QUEENSLAND=' and ' A / NORWICH/AU10/60' arrival b/s, minor blemishes. Rare Provisional Period cover. [Goodes Inn was renamed Nanango 1.7.1859 but the previous cds continued in use for at least 11 months. The Brisbane cds with 'QUEENSLAND' at base was introduced by -.4.1860]

750.00

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15

C

B

1860 (Sep 27) Macartney cover from Victoria with rare Three Issue franking of Emblems 1d x2, Beaded Ovals 4d & Queen-on-Throne 6d cancelled with very fine BN '1' of Melbourne (tiny b/s), largely very fine 'BRISBANE/ =QUEENSLAND=' transit b/s & 'ROCKHAMPTON/OC14/1860/=NSW=' arrival cds unusually on the face, flap removed & minor blemishes. A cracker Provisional Period inwards cover.

1000.00

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