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    REST OF THE WORLD, TRISTAN DA CUNHA, POSTAL HISTORY

    Lot 1318
    C ]
    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1966-71 range of covers mostly bearing ship 'Bergensfjord' world cruises, 1963 MV 'Zeehan'(2), 1963 RMS 'Amazon', 1963 'Bornholm' (2), 1964 and 1965 'Jeanne d'Arc' covers, 1964 HMS 'Jaguar' (3) and HMS 'Protector', 1964 SS 'Brasil' (2), 1967 'Maria Martina', 1967 'Arethusa'1968 'Discoverer' (US Geodetic Survey), 1970 Yacht 'Stormy', 1970 RV 'Vema', 1970 'Lindblad Explorer'(2), 1971 MFV 'Hilary', 1971 'Albatros 2'. Generally very fine and a rarely offered group (33)

         

    Lot 1319
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    Estimate: $180 Purchase Price : $158

    1971-1972 Souvenir covers of visiting ships with a variety of cachets, including H.M.S. Argonaut and H.M.S. Devonshire, plus a range of covers commemorating various events or anniversaries, all with appropriate cachets. Also a few photographs of the ships represented by the covers (36)

       

    Lot 1320
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    Estimate: $220 Purchase Price : $199

    1973-1974 souvenir covers and postcards of visiting ships with a variety of stencilled and more traditional cachets, some signed, including two covers of 28 July 1973 with cachet of M.V. Straat Algoa and with additional 'URGENT MEDICAL SUPPLIES LANDED' cachet. Also a number of picture postcards of ships represented by the covers (41)

        

    Lot 1321
    C/PS ]
    Estimate: $80 Purchase Price : $70

    1973-2003 range of commemorative covers bearing cachets or inscriptions of St. Mary's Church or St. Mary's School, a number are signed, and including 1982 formular aerogramme with cachet, and 1997 picture postcard with 15p 50th Anniversary of End of World War II, with boxed 'EXCLUSIVE STAMP ARTIST/SIGNING FOR THE TRISTASN/HURRICANE RELIEF FUND/LIMITED EDITION OF TEN' (11)

      

    Lot 1322
    C ]
    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1975-1978 souvenir covers and postcards of visiting ships (some signed) including a number with spectacular handcut stencilled cachets, along with a number of more traditional shipping cachets, also a few covers with commemorative cachets, 'The Great Kettle robbery' of 18 April 1975 being noteworthy (27)

       

    Lot 1323
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    Estimate: $80 Purchase Price : $70

    1979-1981 souvenir covers from visiting ships showing a variety of cachets, a number are signed, plus three picture postcards of the associated ships, also two commemorative covers related to the Type V and Type Va cachets (18)

      

    Lot 1324
    C ]
    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1983-1993 souvenir covers and postcards of visiting ships, including H.M.S. Endurance and H.M.S. Lowestoft, and with a number franked with foreign adhesives for paquebot usage, plus a range of cacheted covers for various commemorative events and anniversaries, and with a wide variety of cachets (some duplication). Most are addressed to Great Britain or South Africa, a few are unaddressed (25)

       

    Lot 1325
    C ]
    Estimate: $180 Purchase Price : $158

    1997-2001 souvenir covers and postcards of visiting ships showing a wide range of cachets, first day covers of the period, plus a few cacheted covers for commemorative events, including philatelic exhibitions, and two postcards with circular 'TRISTAN DA CUNHA/Hurricane/Damage' cachet (21 May 2001) (35)

       

    Lot 1326
    C ]
    Estimate: $200 Purchase Price : $175

    2003-2006 souvenir covers of visiting ships, large group relating to Petrobus XXI Oil Rig which became stranded at Tristan in 2006, Earth Tremor 'souvenir' cover (29 Jul 2004), 27 July 2004 30p self-adhesive stamp FDC with airmail handstruck cachet due to shortage of labels, etc. Wide variety of cachets (35)

       

    Lot 1327
    C ]
    Estimate: $220 Purchase Price : $199

    2007-2008 souvenir covers and postcards of visiting ships showing a wide variety of cachets, a number of which are arrivals for the purpose of construction projects, also cacheted covers prepared for various local events, including Destruction of Fishing Factory Building by Fire, Wind Damage to Public works Warehouse, Flu Outbreak Alert, Destruction of Petrobus XXI Oil Rig, Return of Yacht Cha-Lee due to Loss of Mast, etc. Fascinating examples of philatelic ingenuity, some duplication (46)

        

    Lot 1328
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    2009-2011 souvenir covers and postcards of visiting ships showing a wide variety of cachets, also a wide range of other souvenir covers and postcards commemorating various events or anniversaries, including a large group for the 50th anniversary of the evacuation, arrival in England and issue of the St. Helena Tristan Relief stamps, many are signed (141)

        

    Lot 1329
    C ]
    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    Official Mail: 1959-2003 O)HMS mail sent by the Administrator, nearly all with various types of 'ADMINISTRATOR/TRISTAN DA CUNHA' cachets and including a number of clearly commercial covers, the others mostly to well-known collectors, also 1953 and 1960 inwards covers to the Administrator from south Africa and Rhodesia & Nyasaland respectively (17)

       

    Lot 1330
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    Estimate: $180 Purchase Price : $158

    Official Mail: 1970-2003 covers and postcards, a number unaddressed and the others largely philatelic to Great Britain or South Africa, and all bearing the cachets of various Government Officers, with Post Office (8), Treasurer (4), Public Works (2), Natural Resources, Police 2), Electricity Supply, Medical Officer, Island Operations Manager, Agriculture (2), Customs (2), Education (2). An interesting group (29)

       

    Lot 1331
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    Taxed Mail: 1952-1974 small group of covers, with 1952 to England with boxed 'T' marking obliterated and with South Africa d and 1d pairs affixed (uncancelled), 1953 coronation FDC to New York with boxed 'T ______ (10)c', 1956 to England with d, 1d and 3d and boxed 'INSUFFICIENT POSTAGE' and 'T _____ (6d)c', 1960 cover to England with pair, and boxed 'INSUFFICIENT POSTAGE', and 1963, 1974 (2) and 1975 covers to south Africa with the boxed 'T' markings. Couple of small cover faults, however a useful and scarce group (8)

      

    Lot 1332
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    Estimate: $100 Purchase Price : $88

    Taxed Mail: 1952-1974 small group of taxed covers, with two locally addressed 1952 (1 Jan) FDC's each with 1d and 6d, 1963 local cover with 2d (2), 1973 covers to UK (2) with 1p, and 1974 cover to South Africa with p, each with the boxed 'T ____ c' marking, and 1996 postcard to UK with 1p, and boxed 'POSTAGE/DUE' handstamp (7)

      

    Lot 1333
    C ]
    Estimate: $200 Purchase Price : $175

    1956-1968 underpaid incoming mail from Great Britain (9), four with boxed 'T ______ d' handstamp, one with boxed 'POSTAGE/DUE', one with manuscript 'Due' inserted in Tristan da Cunha cds, and all but two showing Tristan adhesives affixed to indicate amount of postage due. A fine and scarce group (7)

      

    Lot 1334
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    Estimate: $120 Purchase Price : $105

    Taxed Mail: 1955-75 covers from South Africa (5) or Nyasaland addressed to Tristan, underpaid and showing a variety of tax markings, both at despatch and receipt end, the 1955 Nyasaland cover showing use of 2d Tristan for collection of postage due. A scarce group (6 covers)

      

    Lot 1335
    SOLD
    LIT ]
    Estimate: $80 Realised Price : $60

    First issue of 'Tristan da Cunha Newsletter' (1970-71) outlining details of stamp and philatelic facilities to which was attached a sheet showing strikes of various official and private cachets in black; also a later (19773) sheet with strikes of the postal markings and administration handstamps and cachets in violet. Unusual and scarce

       

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