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Pre stamp covers, postage stamps, booklets, flight, censored and maritime mail and philatelic covers of Jamaica for sale. Post and packing is extra but is charged as a flat rate amount regardless of number of items purchased. Inland £1, Europe £1.50 and Overseas £2
|1789 (5 July) EL from Port Maria, Jamaica to London|
carried privately. Fine.
Letter from William Abercrombie, a sailor, to David Forbes, mentions loading hogsheads of sugar.
|1793 (8 Nov) EL from Jamaica to Thos. Gordon in London with Madeira wine order.|
Endorsed 'P Jamaica C ?? QDC' and with faint London Penny Post marks.
Contains order for Madeira wine for persons in Jamaica giving details of the quantities and port of delivery. Fine. 2pp.
|1826 (25 Aug) EL from Kingston, Jamaica to Scotland with COMMERCIAL ROOMS h/s (CR6)|
also boxed type 'SHIP LETTER LIVERPOOL' and Liverpool Add! ½ (H/S170). Rated 1/8d and endorsed 'Paragon.'
|1827 (17 Feb) cover from Jamaica to England with good s/l 'COMMERCIAL ROOMS' h/s (CR6)|
also boxed 'LIVERPOOL SHIP LETTER.' Endorsed 'P Eclipse B Simpson' and rated 1/2d. Clean.
|1830 (15 Jun) COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS KINGSTON JAMAICA h/s |
(CR7) on cover to London with boxed 'SHIP LETTER LIVERPOOL' and London ds. Rated 1/7d and endorsed 'P Brig Paragon.'
|1833 (4 Jan) EL from Kingston, Jamaica to London|
with faint Kingston cds and London ds, rated 2/2d. Clean.
Fascinating contents in long 3 page letter written in a clear hand from Walter Dendy, a missionary giving a detailed report of their work particularly in schools in Port Royal and Spanish Town.
|1834 (2 Sep) EL from Falmouth, Jamaica to Revd. John Clark, Baptist Missionary, St Thomas in the Vale, Rodney Hall P.O.|
Rated 7d and with faint s/l 'FALMOUTH.'
Letter from John Gunson desperately trying to close the sale of some property.
|1835 (25 Feb) EL from Panama to Fred. Huth, London with KINGSTON JAMAICA date stamps (K3) and (K4)|
forwarded by John Wilson & Co Kingston. Endorsed 1¾oz and rated 15/2d.
|1836 (23 Oct) MANDEVILLE JAMAICA cds (P8) arrival mark on EL from Kingston.|
Also KINGSTON JAMAICA cds (K7) with variety, inverted 'V' for 'A' under the year plug. Rated 4d.
|1837 (23 Jan) EL from Santiago de Cuba to London with KINGSTON JAMAICA date stamp (K4)|
endorsed on reverse, 'Rec'd & forwarded by Your obed. Servts. Elinsson & Co., Kin. Jam. 26th Jan 1837.' Rated 4/4d. Clean.
|1839 (22 Jan) EL from Walter Dendy, Pastor at Bethelphil, Jamaica to Rev. John Dyer, London.|
Good s/l 'MONTEGO BAY' (T4b) also Kingston and London cds b/stamps. Inland postage of 1/3d paid and charged 2/2d for the single packet rate to England.
Fascinating letter on Bethelphil Baptist Chapel with details of visit by William Knibb to lay cornerstone for an enlargement to the building and the effects of the total abolition of slavery on the congregation.
|1845 cover from Colombia to London sent via Jamaica|
with 'OCANA FRANCA' h/s and two fine strikes of 'JAMAICA SHIP LETTER' (SL5). On reverse fine Kingston Jamaica cds and London ds. Rated 1/4d.
|1847 (5 Apr) DRY HARBOUR JAMAICA cds (P2b) on EL to 'Editor of the Anti Slavery Reporter, London'.|
London cds on back. Rated 1/2d.
Letter from Benjamin B. Dexter, secretary of the Jamaica Educational Society at Stewart Town, Alexandria on the possible effects of Earl Grey's Govt. Circular to the Governor of Jamaica on provision of education for the negro race.
|1848 (31 May) OCHO RIOS (P3) date stamp of Jamaica on EL to London.|
Rated 1/- with 'Ild PPd 4' in red deleted (Inland Post Paid 4d) . Exhibition quality and rare thus.
|1856 (8 Oct) RODNEY HALL JAMAICA (P6) date stamp on EL to Savanna la Mar.|
Rated 8d. Exhibition quality.
|1857 mourning cover from London to Kingston, Jamaica and re-directed to Nassau, Bahamas.|
Addressed to a Lieutenant in the 1st West India Regiment and thus franked at the officer s rate of 6d. Kingston cds on reverse.
As the letter was addressed to a commissioned officer there was no redirection charge. Ex Osborn.
|1858-60 G.B. used in Jamaica 1d with 'A01' obliterator (SG Z2).|
|1859-60 GB Used in Jamaica 6d with 'A57' obliterator (SG Z111)|
(Montego Bay). One pulled perf.
|1860 (6 Dec) cover to Montego Bay|
with part KINGSTON double arc cds and with good Montego Bay code A cds on reverse. Rated 8d. Light toning.