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This website is designed to show interesting or colourful covers of the whole world. We try to add about 25 to 30 new items each week. Many countries are included but there is particular strength in GB, the French Group & the German Group, as well as world-wide Wartime Censorship in WW1 & WW2, Postage Dues, Mis-routed mail, Special Services and Airmails. Please note items marked with a reference number BPS-xxx are auction lots for viewing only in a Bradford postal auction, not for immediate sale.

Items in category Cape of Good Hope, most recent first.
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE NIEKERKS RUSH, CENSORED 1901CAPE OF GOOD HOPE NIEKERKS RUSH, CENSORED 1901
Half penny green on buff PS card cancelled with s/r cds Niekerks Rush 22 July 1901, with squared circle Barkley West arrival d/s the same day; triangle 'Passed Press Censor' h/s in violet, clear marks, scarcer offices, Boer War era; message is an order for a cough remedy

Reference: S362
£20.00

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 1900 CENSOREDCAPE OF GOOD HOPE 1900 CENSORED
CGH !d 'Hope' issue cancelled with squared circle d/s Montago on envelope to a POW at 'Groen Punt' Camp, Cape Town 13 October 1900 (error of date '19'); with violet censor's handstamp 'Censor Prisoner of War'; Boer War period, some wear to the envelope

Reference: S233
£16.00

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE HALF PENNY NEWSPAPER WRAPPER FOR THE "ARGUS" DAILY EDITION, MAY 1893CAPE OF GOOD HOPE HALF PENNY NEWSPAPER WRAPPER FOR THE "ARGUS" DAILY EDITION, MAY 1893
CGH Half Penny newspaper wrapper imprinted 'The "Argus" Daily Edition' with added 1/2d black 'rectangular' Hope; cancelled with a squared circle d/s CAPE TOWN NPB (Newspaper Branch) 11 May 1893; also with the special Cape Argus circular Precancel type 2, with large A in centre: scarce

Reference: S188
£25.00

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE PICTURE POSTCARD TO USA, RE-ADDRESSED WITH US DELIVERY CACHETCAPE OF GOOD HOPE PICTURE POSTCARD TO USA, RE-ADDRESSED WITH US DELIVERY CACHETCAPE OF GOOD HOPE PICTURE POSTCARD TO USA, RE-ADDRESSED WITH US DELIVERY CACHET
2 x 1/2d Cape of Good Hope KEVII issues on PPC of Kaimans Gat, George, cancelled Mill Street Cape Town 17 July 1907; to Ann Arbour Illinois USA with arrival cds 17 August 1907 & re-addressed to Gross Ile Michigan the same day: fine strike of US PO circular cachet 'Deficiency in Address supplied by N.Y.P.O.I.D' in red (not seen by me thus before).

Reference: S186
£25.00

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE PARCEL POST LABEL RECEIPT WITH ORIGINAL INSTRUCTIONSCAPE OF GOOD HOPE PARCEL POST LABEL RECEIPT WITH ORIGINAL INSTRUCTIONSCAPE OF GOOD HOPE PARCEL POST LABEL RECEIPT WITH ORIGINAL INSTRUCTIONS
CGH 1d KEVII stamp on small Parcel Post docket (GPO form 598), cancelled Sir Lowry Road 29 November 1907, as a receipt for a parcel costing 7d, with MS notation 'Stationery'; signed by W.A.Morrison Postmaster. On reverse is the conplete intructional text for the service. Rare useage, (not seen thus by me before)

Reference: S184
£35.00

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