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Lot Number: 1

(Collections) Africa, 1930-46, 10 first flight covers comprising 1930 23/1 Tunisia to Paris Exceptionel; 1935 1/4  Algeria to Paris 3/4;1936 29/10 Lagos to Kano 9/10; 1937 20/5 Cameroun, Douala to France 29/5; 1937 15/11 test flight Guinea, Tambacounda to French Soudan 15/11; 1938 14/11 Casablanca to Tunis 15/11; 1939 7/11 Belgian Congo, Costermansville to Stanleyville 30/11; 1940 10/9 Guinea, Conakry to Saint Louis 11/9;  1946 16/1 Circuit Transmauritanien St Louis  Senegal to Tamchaket 18/1; 1946 26/1 Senegal, St Louis to Port Etienne 26/1. Fine to very fine, all with appropriate flight cachets. Image.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: Africa, 1930-46, 10 first flight covers comprising 1930 23/1 Tunisia to Paris Exceptionel; 1935 1/4 Algeria to Paris 3/4;1936 29/10 Lagos to Kano 9/10; 1937 20/5 Cameroun, Douala to France 29/5; 1937 15/11 test flight Guinea, Tambacounda to French Soudan 15/11; 1938 14/11 Casablanca to Tunis 15/11; 1939 7/11 Belgian Congo, Costermansville to Stanleyville 30/11; 1940 10/9 Guinea, Conakry to Saint Louis 11/9; 1946 16/1 Circuit Transmauritanien St Louis Senegal to Tamchaket 18/1; 1946 26/1 Senegal, St Louis to Port Etienne 26/1. Fine to very fine, all with appropriate flight cachets. Image.
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Lot Number: 2

(Collections) Africa, 1931-45 first flights, 8 covers comprising 1931 10/3 Kisumu to London;1937 20/5 Port Etienne to Pointe Noire 20/5 30/11; 1938 20/11; Brussels to Belgian Congo and return; 1938 5/4 Tunis to Brazzaville 14/6; 1938 2/4 Dakar to Paris; 1939 25/10 Belgian Congo, Kikwit to Tshikapa 25/10; 1941 12/12 Lagos to Leopoldville 12/12; 1945 2/8 Tunis to Ankara 18/8. A tasteful lot, all with official fight cachets. Fine to very Fine (photo on web site).

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Est. price: £45.00
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Description: Africa, 1931-45 first flights, 8 covers comprising 1931 10/3 Kisumu to London;1937 20/5 Port Etienne to Pointe Noire 20/5 30/11; 1938 20/11; Brussels to Belgian Congo and return; 1938 5/4 Tunis to Brazzaville 14/6; 1938 2/4 Dakar to Paris; 1939 25/10 Belgian Congo, Kikwit to Tshikapa 25/10; 1941 12/12 Lagos to Leopoldville 12/12; 1945 2/8 Tunis to Ankara 18/8. A tasteful lot, all with official fight cachets. Fine to very Fine (photo on web site).
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Lot Number: 3

(Collections) Africa, a selection of eight first flight covers, 1930-47, comprising 1930 6/7 Alger to Clermont Ferand 6/7; 1932 22/1 Cape Town to Cornwall GB 17/2; 1937 20/11 Soudan Francais Kayes to Dakar 23/11; 1939 25/10 Belgian Congo Leopoldville to Kikwit 25/10; 1939 17/4 Alger to Paris 16/4; 1940 20/2 Guinea Francaise to Dabola 20/2 Mu #12d 74 flown; 1946 St Louis Senegal to Paris 9/3 Par Hydravion/Lionel de Marmier'; 1947 21/8 Pointe a Pitre Guadeloupe to Fort de France Martinique 22/8. An interesting fine to very fine lot, all with arrival date stamps and official cachets. Image.

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Est. price: £45.00
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Description: Africa, a selection of eight first flight covers, 1930-47, comprising 1930 6/7 Alger to Clermont Ferand 6/7; 1932 22/1 Cape Town to Cornwall GB 17/2; 1937 20/11 Soudan Francais Kayes to Dakar 23/11; 1939 25/10 Belgian Congo Leopoldville to Kikwit 25/10; 1939 17/4 Alger to Paris 16/4; 1940 20/2 Guinea Francaise to Dabola 20/2 Mu #12d 74 flown; 1946 St Louis Senegal to Paris 9/3 Par Hydravion/Lionel de Marmier'; 1947 21/8 Pointe a Pitre Guadeloupe to Fort de France Martinique 22/8. An interesting fine to very fine lot, all with arrival date stamps and official cachets. Image.
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Lot Number: 4

(Collections) Asia 1929-38, 8 first flight covers comprising 1929 6/10 Japan Osaka to Seoul arrival ds on front special card; 1934 Singapore to New Zealand bs Sydney 21/12; 1934 20/10 Mac Robertson Air Race Holland to Sydney 26/10 special stamp and cachets KLM entry flown by Parmentier and Moll small lower corner fault, see scan; 1934 17/2 Faith in Australia Auckland to Sydney 17/2 souvenir cover; 1935 2/12 Manila to Guam 2/12; 1936 22/12 Bombay to Ceylon special flight; 1937 28/6 Penang to Singapore 28/6 souvenir cover; 1938 29/7 Indochina Hanoi to Saigon 30/7. Very fine to extremely fine, an interesting selection of seldom-seen material (photo on web site).

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Est. price: £65.00
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Description: Asia 1929-38, 8 first flight covers comprising 1929 6/10 Japan Osaka to Seoul arrival ds on front special card; 1934 Singapore to New Zealand bs Sydney 21/12; 1934 20/10 Mac Robertson Air Race Holland to Sydney 26/10 special stamp and cachets KLM entry flown by Parmentier and Moll small lower corner fault, see scan; 1934 17/2 Faith in Australia Auckland to Sydney 17/2 souvenir cover; 1935 2/12 Manila to Guam 2/12; 1936 22/12 Bombay to Ceylon special flight; 1937 28/6 Penang to Singapore 28/6 souvenir cover; 1938 29/7 Indochina Hanoi to Saigon 30/7. Very fine to extremely fine, an interesting selection of seldom-seen material (photo on web site).
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Lot Number: 5

(Collections) Australian civil airlines, lovely selection of 12 unused colour photo cards including Air Queensland, Airlines of Western Australia, National Airways, IPEC, MVA, Qantas, Trans Australia, Air New South Wales, Paradak, Jetairlines of Australia, Air North, Ansett and others, see Image.

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Est. price: £25.00
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Description: Australian civil airlines, lovely selection of 12 unused colour photo cards including Air Queensland, Airlines of Western Australia, National Airways, IPEC, MVA, Qantas, Trans Australia, Air New South Wales, Paradak, Jetairlines of Australia, Air North, Ansett and others, see Image.
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Lot Number: 6

(Collections) BEA, eleven first flights, 1948-73, including 1948 Helicopters (2) 1953 Belfast-B'ham 8d air letter air letter stamp, 1954 Renfrew-London and London-Glasgow each with 9d air letter stamp, 1960 Trident Berlin-Munich,1961 Vanguard London-Paris, and 1964 Trident Nice-London. Image.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: BEA, eleven first flights, 1948-73, including 1948 Helicopters (2) 1953 Belfast-B'ham 8d air letter air letter stamp, 1954 Renfrew-London and London-Glasgow each with 9d air letter stamp, 1960 Trident Berlin-Munich,1961 Vanguard London-Paris, and 1964 Trident Nice-London. Image.
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Lot Number: 7

(Collections) BEA, five European timetables, including 1951 France, 1958 Northern Ireland, 1961 Austria, 1961 Portugal, and 1965 Switzerland, all fine. Image.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: BEA, five European timetables, including 1951 France, 1958 Northern Ireland, 1961 Austria, 1961 Portugal, and 1965 Switzerland, all fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 8

(Collections) Belgian Congo, four original B&W photographs,17x23cm, taken during the second regular flight from Brussels, 8th March 1935. One shows the Fokker F.VII 'Leopold Rodger' on the tarmac shortly before departure at Haren Airport Brussels; another of the plane being refuelled at a barren spot at Niamey in French West Africa; another taken at Reggan in Southern Algeria, the last stop before the flight was over the worst section of the Sahara, and another being refuelled from petrol drums at Coquilhatville in the Belgian Congo. A rare group. Image.

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Est. price: £30.00
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Description: Belgian Congo, four original B&W photographs,17x23cm, taken during the second regular flight from Brussels, 8th March 1935. One shows the Fokker F.VII 'Leopold Rodger' on the tarmac shortly before departure at Haren Airport Brussels; another of the plane being refuelled at a barren spot at Niamey in French West Africa; another taken at Reggan in Southern Algeria, the last stop before the flight was over the worst section of the Sahara, and another being refuelled from petrol drums at Coquilhatville in the Belgian Congo. A rare group. Image.
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Lot Number: 9

(Collections) Belgium, 15 first and special flights, 1930-1953 including 1931 28/2 intended first acceptance for Sudan for Carriage on first London-East Africa service, 1935 15/11 Brussels-Elizabethville Sabina extension , 1936 19/8 Astrid memorial week Ostend-Leopoldville and return, 24/10 Brussels-Lisbon and return, 1937 26th/x 5 international aeronautical show, 5/4 Brussels-Prague Direct, 25/9 aeronautical exhibition special flight to the Congo and back, 1938 19/1 100th flight Brussels-Leopoldville and return, 1947 18/5 Cipex Brussels-New York x3 franked Bovesse, Vandevelde and Damianus sets, 1936.  Condition fine, no duplication. Images.

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Est. price: £75.00
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Description: Belgium, 15 first and special flights, 1930-1953 including 1931 28/2 intended first acceptance for Sudan for Carriage on first London-East Africa service, 1935 15/11 Brussels-Elizabethville Sabina extension , 1936 19/8 Astrid memorial week Ostend-Leopoldville and return, 24/10 Brussels-Lisbon and return, 1937 26th/x 5 international aeronautical show, 5/4 Brussels-Prague Direct, 25/9 aeronautical exhibition special flight to the Congo and back, 1938 19/1 100th flight Brussels-Leopoldville and return, 1947 18/5 Cipex Brussels-New York x3 franked Bovesse, Vandevelde and Damianus sets, 1936. Condition fine, no duplication. Images.
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Lot Number: 10

(Collections) BOAC Comet 1 selection of eight first flights,1952-53, comprising 1952 Colombo-London, Bahrain-London, London-Bombay, Johannesburg-London, Singapore-London, London-Johannesburg; 1953 Londo-Tokyo, Tokyo-Beirut. Good range of origins/destinations with some uncommon, see scans on web site.

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Est. price: £45.00
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Description: BOAC Comet 1 selection of eight first flights,1952-53, comprising 1952 Colombo-London, Bahrain-London, London-Bombay, Johannesburg-London, Singapore-London, London-Johannesburg; 1953 Londo-Tokyo, Tokyo-Beirut. Good range of origins/destinations with some uncommon, see scans on web site.
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Lot Number: 11

(Collections) British Africa, eight first flight covers 1925-39, comprising 1925 South Africa 28/2 Durban to Cape Town; 1931 7/12 London to Johannesburg 21/12 Springbok cover; 1932 18/1 first Direct flight London to Kisumu 27/1; 1932 21/1 Kisumu to Dodoma 28/1; 1932 26/1 Cape Town to England 17/2 Springbok cover; 1936 8/2 London to Kano leg of first England-Nigeria service; 1939 2/5 scarce Takoradi to Lagos 4/5 Francis Field authentication hs; 1937 30/10 first regular service Accra to London. A great selection, all fine with appropriate flight cachets and cancellations. Image

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Est. price: £75.00
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Description: British Africa, eight first flight covers 1925-39, comprising 1925 South Africa 28/2 Durban to Cape Town; 1931 7/12 London to Johannesburg 21/12 Springbok cover; 1932 18/1 first Direct flight London to Kisumu 27/1; 1932 21/1 Kisumu to Dodoma 28/1; 1932 26/1 Cape Town to England 17/2 Springbok cover; 1936 8/2 London to Kano leg of first England-Nigeria service; 1939 2/5 scarce Takoradi to Lagos 4/5 Francis Field authentication hs; 1937 30/10 first regular service Accra to London. A great selection, all fine with appropriate flight cachets and cancellations. Image
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Lot Number: 12

(Collections) British European Airways seventh issue, three official covers bearing 11d Airway Letter Stamp flown on the first day of issue 1st July 1957, Belfast to London, Aberdeen to Shetland Islands and Glasgow to Shetland Islands, also the air letter set of three values 11d, 1/6d and 2/4d, all unmounted mint.
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Est. price: £35.00
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Description: British European Airways seventh issue, three official covers bearing 11d Airway Letter Stamp flown on the first day of issue 1st July 1957, Belfast to London, Aberdeen to Shetland Islands and Glasgow to Shetland Islands, also the air letter set of three values 11d, 1/6d and 2/4d, all unmounted mint. Image.
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Lot Number: 13

(Collections) British European Airways, first issue of stamps, four official covers bearing the  6d Airway Letter stamp flown on the first day of issue, January 16th 1951 each with a two line dispatch cachet applied verso, London to Glasgow, Glasgow to London, Glasgow to Belfast, and Belfast to Liverpool. Image.

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Est. price: £30.00
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Description: British European Airways, first issue of stamps, four official covers bearing the 6d Airway Letter stamp flown on the first day of issue, January 16th 1951 each with a two line dispatch cachet applied verso, London to Glasgow, Glasgow to London, Glasgow to Belfast, and Belfast to Liverpool. Image.
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Lot Number: 14

(Collections) British Inland Airmails, a fine sample of six early inaugural flight covers, 1934-48, comprising 1934 20/8 Great Western Railways Bristol to Cardiff official cover; 1937 Jersey airways Ltd 1/5 Jersey to Southampton special cachet; 1938 3/10 North Eastern Airways Perth to Croydon official cover; 1939 Guernsey Airways Ltd Guernsey to Southampton souvenir cover; British European Airways 1947 2/6 first use of permanent handstamp struck in red and fee inserted by hand; 1948 BEA helicopter mail service Peterborough to Kings Lynn. Image.

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Est. price: £45.00
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Description: British Inland Airmails, a fine sample of six early inaugural flight covers, 1934-48, comprising 1934 20/8 Great Western Railways Bristol to Cardiff official cover; 1937 Jersey airways Ltd 1/5 Jersey to Southampton special cachet; 1938 3/10 North Eastern Airways Perth to Croydon official cover; 1939 Guernsey Airways Ltd Guernsey to Southampton souvenir cover; British European Airways 1947 2/6 first use of permanent handstamp struck in red and fee inserted by hand; 1948 BEA helicopter mail service Peterborough to Kings Lynn. Image.
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Lot Number: 15

(Collections) British Pacific, fine sample of six first flight covers, 1929-63, comprising 1929 17/4 Brisbane to Charleville Aerial Mail Service attractive cover with three black/red flight labels and facsimile signature of pilot; 1931 1/5 registered Hobart to Melbourne; 1934 23/6 Auckland to Sydney souvenir cover signed by the pilot CP Ulm; 1934 6/12 registered souvenir cover London to Adelaide; 1938 24/7 first flight Empire Air Mail Scheme at 1 1/2d rate London to Solomon Islands; 1963 10/9 Malayan Airways 10/9 Sarawak to Jesselton. Interesting lot, all fine. Image.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: British Pacific, fine sample of six first flight covers, 1929-63, comprising 1929 17/4 Brisbane to Charleville Aerial Mail Service attractive cover with three black/red flight labels and facsimile signature of pilot; 1931 1/5 registered Hobart to Melbourne; 1934 23/6 Auckland to Sydney souvenir cover signed by the pilot CP Ulm; 1934 6/12 registered souvenir cover London to Adelaide; 1938 24/7 first flight Empire Air Mail Scheme at 1 1/2d rate London to Solomon Islands; 1963 10/9 Malayan Airways 10/9 Sarawak to Jesselton. Interesting lot, all fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 16

(Collections) Caribbean, eight first flight covers 1928-45, comprising 1926 29/8  Guatemala to Santa Rosa 29/8; 1928 1/10 Mexico City to Nuevo Laredo 29/1 cachet; 1928 24/2 Santiago de Cuba to Port au Prince 24/1 pilot signed; 1929 2/9 San Juan to Paramibo 23/9 cachet; 1929 21/6 Cristobal to Curacao 22/6, Panama 3/7; 1929 1/9 Port au Prince to Havana 10/1; 1938 16/3 Baltimore to Bermuda 16/3; 1945 6/6 Puerto Rico Ponce to San Juan 6/6 cachet. A good introduction to Caribbean collecting, fine to very fine. See scans on web site.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: Caribbean, eight first flight covers 1928-45, comprising 1926 29/8 Guatemala to Santa Rosa 29/8; 1928 1/10 Mexico City to Nuevo Laredo 29/1 cachet; 1928 24/2 Santiago de Cuba to Port au Prince 24/1 pilot signed; 1929 2/9 San Juan to Paramibo 23/9 cachet; 1929 21/6 Cristobal to Curacao 22/6, Panama 3/7; 1929 1/9 Port au Prince to Havana 10/1; 1938 16/3 Baltimore to Bermuda 16/3; 1945 6/6 Puerto Rico Ponce to San Juan 6/6 cachet. A good introduction to Caribbean collecting, fine to very fine. See scans on web site.
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Lot Number: 17

(Collections) Channel Islands, attractive selection of 10 first flight covers, 1939-53, comprising 1937 7/5 Jersey Airways Southampton-Jersey; 1939 22/5 Guernsey Airways Guernsey-Southampton; 1953 20/10 Guernsey-Alderney, London-Jersey, London-Guernsey; Jersey-Guernsey , Guernsey-Jersey, Alderney-Guernsey, all with 6d BEA label. Images.and 1953 25/11 London-Guernsey, and Guernsey-London, all with 8d BEA label. A good starter lot in very fine condition.Image.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: Channel Islands, attractive selection of 10 first flight covers, 1939-53, comprising 1937 7/5 Jersey Airways Southampton-Jersey; 1939 22/5 Guernsey Airways Guernsey-Southampton; 1953 20/10 Guernsey-Alderney, London-Jersey, London-Guernsey; Jersey-Guernsey , Guernsey-Jersey, Alderney-Guernsey, all with 6d BEA label. Images.and 1953 25/11 London-Guernsey, and Guernsey-London, all with 8d BEA label. A good starter lot in very fine condition.Image.
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Lot Number: 18

(Collections) Concorde 27 unused colour PPC's, all fine, minimal duplication. Image.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: Concorde 27 unused colour PPC's, all fine, minimal duplication. Image.
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Lot Number: 19

(Collections) Ecuador, six interesting early airmail flights including  1932 Military F/F Latacunga-Otavalo Mu81 750u; 1932 Guayaquil to Spain fine 'CorreoAereo/Panagra' hs canc violet two bar jusqu'a at New York;1933 Panagra cover Quito-Scotland fine red "Correo Aereo/Panagra" hs; 1940 Quito-New York  rated $2.50 inc 2c Rural Workers Ins Fund and 5c PO Rebuilding Fund; 1943 F/F Quito-Ipiales, Colombia and 1944 Quito-Philadelphia Miami censor seal. Some great multicolour frankings, fine. Image.

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Est. price: £40.00
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Description: Ecuador, six interesting early airmail flights including 1932 Military F/F Latacunga-Otavalo Mu81 750u; 1932 Guayaquil to Spain fine 'CorreoAereo/Panagra' hs canc violet two bar jusqu'a at New York;1933 Panagra cover Quito-Scotland fine red "Correo Aereo/Panagra" hs; 1940 Quito-New York rated $2.50 inc 2c Rural Workers Ins Fund and 5c PO Rebuilding Fund; 1943 F/F Quito-Ipiales, Colombia and 1944 Quito-Philadelphia Miami censor seal. Some great multicolour frankings, fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 20

(Collections) Europe (Western), ten  first flight covers, 1927-41, comprising 1927 8/9 Luxembourg 1st balloon flight; 1929 22/11 Athens to Patras 22/9 frank inc 1926 3d air; 1929 16/7 first German North Atlantic catapult flight, on board  SS Bremen to New York; 1929 26/8 Ireland Galway to London cachet; 1930 31/8 Luxembourg Vaduz to St Gallen 31/8; 1933 9/12 Amsterdam to Bandoeng 22/ "Pander Postjager" souvenir PPC Amsterdam and Pelikan cachets; Austria 1935 20/4 Vienna to Rotterdam 21/4 souvenir cover;1936 17/3 London to Malmo 17/3 souvenir cover; 1939 24/5 Pan Am Marseilles to New York 25/5 cachet;1939 3/8 Imperial AW London to Montreal 6/8 official cover. Varied selection and worth examining, fine to very fine (photo on web site).

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Est. price: £75.00
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Description: Europe (Western), ten first flight covers, 1927-41, comprising 1927 8/9 Luxembourg 1st balloon flight; 1929 22/11 Athens to Patras 22/9 frank inc 1926 3d air; 1929 16/7 first German North Atlantic catapult flight, on board SS Bremen to New York; 1929 26/8 Ireland Galway to London cachet; 1930 31/8 Luxembourg Vaduz to St Gallen 31/8; 1933 9/12 Amsterdam to Bandoeng 22/ "Pander Postjager" souvenir PPC Amsterdam and Pelikan cachets; Austria 1935 20/4 Vienna to Rotterdam 21/4 souvenir cover;1936 17/3 London to Malmo 17/3 souvenir cover; 1939 24/5 Pan Am Marseilles to New York 25/5 cachet;1939 3/8 Imperial AW London to Montreal 6/8 official cover. Varied selection and worth examining, fine to very fine (photo on web site).
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Lot Number: 21

(Collections) Europe (Western), twelve  first flight covers, 1921-48, comprising 1921 8/6 Poznan Fair special flight franked semi-official 25m and 100m perforated vignettes tied by a special cancellation; 1924 25/9 Budapest to Szeged franked 1924 air set;  1928 4/10 Liverpool to Belfast by flying boat; 1929 27/8 Ireland Galway to London cachet Field authentication hs; 1930 19/11 Paris International Expo special card addressed to Switzerland; 1930 11/6 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin' hs ms Sevilla/Friedrichshafen' bs Paris 16/6; 1930 31/3 Oleag/CIDNA/Aeroput Vienna-Graz;1933 21/8 Ljubljana to Zagreb special cachets; 1932 18/6 Netherlands Graf Zeppelin flight Rotterdam to Friedrichshafen 19/6; 1935 23/2 Brussels to Leopoldville 28/2 souvenir cover; 1939 24/5 Pan Am Marseille to New York 27/5; 1948 12/11 Barcelona to New York 15/11. A most interesting and varied lot, fine to very fine, see scans on web site.

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Est. price: £100.00
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Description: Europe (Western), twelve first flight covers, 1921-48, comprising 1921 8/6 Poznan Fair special flight franked semi-official 25m and 100m perforated vignettes tied by a special cancellation; 1924 25/9 Budapest to Szeged franked 1924 air set; 1928 4/10 Liverpool to Belfast by flying boat; 1929 27/8 Ireland Galway to London cachet Field authentication hs; 1930 19/11 Paris International Expo special card addressed to Switzerland; 1930 11/6 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin' hs ms Sevilla/Friedrichshafen' bs Paris 16/6; 1930 31/3 Oleag/CIDNA/Aeroput Vienna-Graz;1933 21/8 Ljubljana to Zagreb special cachets; 1932 18/6 Netherlands Graf Zeppelin flight Rotterdam to Friedrichshafen 19/6; 1935 23/2 Brussels to Leopoldville 28/2 souvenir cover; 1939 24/5 Pan Am Marseille to New York 27/5; 1948 12/11 Barcelona to New York 15/11. A most interesting and varied lot, fine to very fine, see scans on web site.
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Lot Number: 22

(Collections) GB Airlines ephemera, five items including London-Nairobi luggage label, Gibraltar Airways baggage label, B&W BIF  souvenir PC, BA colour PPC, Imperial AW/Qantas England-Australia unused souvenir cover. Image.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: GB Airlines ephemera, five items including London-Nairobi luggage label, Gibraltar Airways baggage label, B&W BIF souvenir PC, BA colour PPC, Imperial AW/Qantas England-Australia unused souvenir cover. Image.
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Lot Number: 23

(Collections) GB Internal airmails ephemera, BEA London to Paris timetable 1963, timetable World's First  Hovercoach Rhyl to Wallasey 1962, 40th Anniversary British Inland Airmail Services, 10pp illustrated colour brochure 1974. Image.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: GB Internal airmails ephemera, BEA London to Paris timetable 1963, timetable World's First Hovercoach Rhyl to Wallasey 1962, 40th Anniversary British Inland Airmail Services, 10pp illustrated colour brochure 1974. Image.
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Lot Number: 24

(Collections) GB mixed franking 1930's airmail covers (4) all flown overseas  by Imperial Airways, including 1937 KGV 2 1/2d, KEVIII 2 1/2d, KGVI 2 1/2d+Coronation 1 1/2d x4 on Dorchester Hotel cover to Switzerland;  KGVI+QEII t+ KGVI Festival of Britain 4d x4 to Jamaica;  KGV+KGVI 1/2d,1d,1 1/2d ns 2d to Trinidad; and  KGV PSC+KGVI 1d x2 to Finland. Image.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: GB mixed franking 1930's airmail covers (4) all flown overseas by Imperial Airways, including 1937 KGV 2 1/2d, KEVIII 2 1/2d, KGVI 2 1/2d+Coronation 1 1/2d x4 on Dorchester Hotel cover to Switzerland; KGVI+QEII t+ KGVI Festival of Britain 4d x4 to Jamaica; KGV+KGVI 1/2d,1d,1 1/2d ns 2d to Trinidad; and KGV PSC+KGVI 1d x2 to Finland. Image.
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Lot Number: 25

(Collections) Great Britain airline ephemera, 4 items, 1933 Great Western Railway, pair of 3d stamps, unused no gum; Portsmouth, Southsea and Isle of Wight Aviation Ltd second issue essays 1934 sheet of four, mint lightly mounted on selvedge; International Airlines limited (Western Air Express) blue/white Portsmouth to Southampton baggage label unmounted mint c1933; BEA double decker airport bus c1960 B&W photo. Images.

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Est. price: £40.00
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Description: Great Britain airline ephemera, 4 items, 1933 Great Western Railway, pair of 3d stamps, unused no gum; Portsmouth, Southsea and Isle of Wight Aviation Ltd second issue essays 1934 sheet of four, mint lightly mounted on selvedge; International Airlines limited (Western Air Express) blue/white Portsmouth to Southampton baggage label unmounted mint c1933; BEA double decker airport bus c1960 B&W photo. Images.
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Lot Number: 26

(Collections) Great Britain collection of  six British internal first flights, 1933-1953, comprising 1933 25/11 Provincial Airways Southampton to Plymouth 3d semi official stamp; RAS1934 20/8 Liverpool to Southampton official cover;  1934 1/11 F/F new London to Liverpool service 1/11; 1938 3/10 North Eastern Airlines Leeds to London official souvenir cover; 1948 1/6 BEA first official helicopter mail Norwich to Peterborough; 1953 20/10 extension BEA airway letter service to Channel Islands, Guernsey to London with first day issue of 6d+1d air letter stamp on official BEA cover, fine to Very fine, image.

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Est. price: £45.00
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Description: Great Britain collection of six British internal first flights, 1933-1953, comprising 1933 25/11 Provincial Airways Southampton to Plymouth 3d semi official stamp; RAS1934 20/8 Liverpool to Southampton official cover; 1934 1/11 F/F new London to Liverpool service 1/11; 1938 3/10 North Eastern Airlines Leeds to London official souvenir cover; 1948 1/6 BEA first official helicopter mail Norwich to Peterborough; 1953 20/10 extension BEA airway letter service to Channel Islands, Guernsey to London with first day issue of 6d+1d air letter stamp on official BEA cover, fine to Very fine, image.
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Lot Number: 27

(Collections) Great Britain, 10 first flight covers, 1931-39, including 1931 May 7, London-Canada, first combined sea and air service S.S. Duchess of Richmond and from Rimouski by aeroplane-Montreal bearing a 'Give your letter wings' etiquette on front and a 'Navy Week Portsmouth August 1st-8th' on the back; 1931 Feb 27 map covers London-Kisumu 10/3 and London-Mwanza 10/3; 1932 Apr 16 London-to Cyprus; 1934 imperial Airways kangaroo cover London-Melbourne 22/12; 1935 Apr 2 London-Budapest cachet; 1935 Apr 1 London-Prague; Empire Air Mail Scheme 1937 Jun 25 London-Durban and 1938 Jul 23 London-Auckland both with cachets; 1939 Aug 4 Imperial Airways London-New York 7/8. Nice lot, all fine. Images.

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Est. price: £70.00
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Description: Great Britain, 10 first flight covers, 1931-39, including 1931 May 7, London-Canada, first combined sea and air service S.S. Duchess of Richmond and from Rimouski by aeroplane-Montreal bearing a 'Give your letter wings' etiquette on front and a 'Navy Week Portsmouth August 1st-8th' on the back; 1931 Feb 27 map covers London-Kisumu 10/3 and London-Mwanza 10/3; 1932 Apr 16 London-to Cyprus; 1934 imperial Airways kangaroo cover London-Melbourne 22/12; 1935 Apr 2 London-Budapest cachet; 1935 Apr 1 London-Prague; Empire Air Mail Scheme 1937 Jun 25 London-Durban and 1938 Jul 23 London-Auckland both with cachets; 1939 Aug 4 Imperial Airways London-New York 7/8. Nice lot, all fine. Images.
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Lot Number: 28

(Collections) Great Britain, collection of ten 1930's first flights including 1931 4/4 1st England-Australia, 1932 20/1  London-Cape Town, 1933 22/9  London-Rangoon, 1933 23/11  GWR Plymouth-London, 1934 13/8 Liverpool-Amsterdam, 1934 1/12 Wick-Inverness Cross cover, 1935 1/4 London-Cologne, 1936 17/3 London-Malmo, 1936  8/2 London-Kano, and 1938 3/10 NEA Leeds to London. All fine with back stamps, nice selection of  and  flight cachets and souvenir covers. Attractive lot. Images.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: Great Britain, collection of ten 1930's first flights including 1931 4/4 1st England-Australia, 1932 20/1 London-Cape Town, 1933 22/9 London-Rangoon, 1933 23/11 GWR Plymouth-London, 1934 13/8 Liverpool-Amsterdam, 1934 1/12 Wick-Inverness Cross cover, 1935 1/4 London-Cologne, 1936 17/3 London-Malmo, 1936 8/2 London-Kano, and 1938 3/10 NEA Leeds to London. All fine with back stamps, nice selection of and flight cachets and souvenir covers. Attractive lot. Images.
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Lot Number: 29

(Collections) Great Britain, early airlines, gone but not forgotten, collection of 9 items of ephemera comprising Jersey and  Associated Companies 1936 winter timetable detailing 16 services, 24pp,15 x 10 cm, illustrated, library copy, Provincial Airways 3d black proof on white card, 1934 Apex purple Expo vignette pair, Lundy and Atlantic airlines six mint 1/2d stamps 'broken cloud x2, marginal pair x 2, 'sunspot' in sea X 2, 1934 unused IAW/Qantas Kangaroo souvenir envelope for the England- Australia service, British Airways oval and rectangular luggage labels, British Caledonian luggage label. All fine. Images.

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Est. price: £40.00
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Description: Great Britain, early airlines, gone but not forgotten, collection of 9 items of ephemera comprising Jersey and Associated Companies 1936 winter timetable detailing 16 services, 24pp,15 x 10 cm, illustrated, library copy, Provincial Airways 3d black proof on white card, 1934 Apex purple Expo vignette pair, Lundy and Atlantic airlines six mint 1/2d stamps 'broken cloud x2, marginal pair x 2, 'sunspot' in sea X 2, 1934 unused IAW/Qantas Kangaroo souvenir envelope for the England- Australia service, British Airways oval and rectangular luggage labels, British Caledonian luggage label. All fine. Images.
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Lot Number: 30

(Collections) Imperial Airways, 20 first flight covers, 1931-1939, including 1931 England-Australia 'all the way' Christmas flight, London-Mwanza, London-Cape Town experimental Christmas flight, Kisumu-Cape Town, Khartoum-London, Mwanza-London, and Athens-Khartoum (some flap damage); 1932 London-Sharjah souvenir cover, London-Limassol, Cyprus IAW Airways 'Egypt/Iraq/India vignette, Cape Town-Johannesburg, and London-Madras via Karachi; 1933 London-Coonoor, India; 1936 Lagos-London, Kano-Oshogbo, and London-Malmo; 1938 EAMS Cape Town-London; 1939 England-Canada registered cover franked 1/6d including KEVII 1936 set of 4, London-New York, and New York-London. All good/fine with appropriate cachets and markings. Images.

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Est. price: £150.00
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Description: Imperial Airways, 20 first flight covers, 1931-1939, including 1931 England-Australia 'all the way' Christmas flight, London-Mwanza, London-Cape Town experimental Christmas flight, Kisumu-Cape Town, Khartoum-London, Mwanza-London, and Athens-Khartoum (some flap damage); 1932 London-Sharjah souvenir cover, London-Limassol, Cyprus IAW Airways 'Egypt/Iraq/India vignette, Cape Town-Johannesburg, and London-Madras via Karachi; 1933 London-Coonoor, India; 1936 Lagos-London, Kano-Oshogbo, and London-Malmo; 1938 EAMS Cape Town-London; 1939 England-Canada registered cover franked 1/6d including KEVII 1936 set of 4, London-New York, and New York-London. All good/fine with appropriate cachets and markings. Images.
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Lot Number: 31

(Collections) Imperial Airways, eight commercial covers flown from GB between 1929-1936 to a variety of destinations, to Alexandria to an officer on board HMS Fury, Bern, Jamaica, Malakand (India), Mombasa, New Zealand, Sweden, and to Sydney to a crew member aboard SS Orion. A variety of postages, and all with clear departure and arrival marks offering the specialist a good opportunity to study routes and flights. Good to fine, see images.

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Est. price: £40.00
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Description: Imperial Airways, eight commercial covers flown from GB between 1929-1936 to a variety of destinations, to Alexandria to an officer on board HMS Fury, Bern, Jamaica, Malakand (India), Mombasa, New Zealand, Sweden, and to Sydney to a crew member aboard SS Orion. A variety of postages, and all with clear departure and arrival marks offering the specialist a good opportunity to study routes and flights. Good to fine, see images.
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Lot Number: 32

(Collections) Imperial Airways, eight commercial covers flown from GB between 1929-1939 to a variety of destinations, to Buenos Aires, to Bombay, to the British Legation Bucharest, Ceylon, Kampala, Kuala Lumpur, to passenger on board the SS Avoceta at Las Palmas (a little rough opening along top edge see scan, and to Vienna.. A variety of postages, and all with departure and arrival marks offering a good opportunity to study routes and flights. Good to fine, see images

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Est. price: £40.00
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Description: Imperial Airways, eight commercial covers flown from GB between 1929-1939 to a variety of destinations, to Buenos Aires, to Bombay, to the British Legation Bucharest, Ceylon, Kampala, Kuala Lumpur, to passenger on board the SS Avoceta at Las Palmas (a little rough opening along top edge see scan, and to Vienna.. A variety of postages, and all with departure and arrival marks offering a good opportunity to study routes and flights. Good to fine, see images
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Lot Number: 33

(Collections) India, 1926-1946, selection of 10 first flights including 1927 February 14th, Stack and Leete special flight Karachi-Delhi fine strike violet special violet cachet and black Royal Air Force display hand stamp, 1927 February 2nd RAF Pageant Delhi-Risalpur, 1929 December 29th first India State Airmail Mail Karachi-Delhi, 1933 July 8th New Delhi-Cawnpore, 1937 November 10th Bombay-Gwalior, 1935 Jan 4th Bombay-Hyderabad, 1935 February 25 Bombay-Calcutta, 1936 December special Xmas flight India-Ceylon, 1937 April 15 Bombay-Buhj, Bhuj-Bombay and Karachi-Bhuj,  and 1940 May 3rd Baroda-Bhavangar, all fine and with appropriate departure postmarks, flight cachets and arrival date stamps.  Images.

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Est. price: £60.00
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Description: India, 1926-1946, selection of 10 first flights including 1927 February 14th, Stack and Leete special flight Karachi-Delhi fine strike violet special violet cachet and black Royal Air Force display hand stamp, 1927 February 2nd RAF Pageant Delhi-Risalpur, 1929 December 29th first India State Airmail Mail Karachi-Delhi, 1933 July 8th New Delhi-Cawnpore, 1937 November 10th Bombay-Gwalior, 1935 Jan 4th Bombay-Hyderabad, 1935 February 25 Bombay-Calcutta, 1936 December special Xmas flight India-Ceylon, 1937 April 15 Bombay-Buhj, Bhuj-Bombay and Karachi-Bhuj, and 1940 May 3rd Baroda-Bhavangar, all fine and with appropriate departure postmarks, flight cachets and arrival date stamps. Images.
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Lot Number: 34

(Collections) India, a fabulous selection of 10 modern first flights 1966-83 many of which are seldom seen comprising 1966 7/7 Delhi to Asmara; 1967 1/4 Bombay to Teheran; 1967 15/8 Bombay to Mauritius; 1968 31/10 Bombay to Kampala; 1969 2/4 Bombay to Amsterdam; 1970 1/10 Bombay to Abu Dhabi; 1973 21/2 Bombay to Shanghai; 1973 1/11 Bombay to Qatar; 1974 12/2 Bombay to Muscat; 1981 Delhi to Beijing. Offering a wide variety of airmail stamps and postal markings on beautifully crafted souvenir envelopes, most are 10x20cm. See images on web site.

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Est. price: £75.00
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Description: India, a fabulous selection of 10 modern first flights 1966-83 many of which are seldom seen comprising 1966 7/7 Delhi to Asmara; 1967 1/4 Bombay to Teheran; 1967 15/8 Bombay to Mauritius; 1968 31/10 Bombay to Kampala; 1969 2/4 Bombay to Amsterdam; 1970 1/10 Bombay to Abu Dhabi; 1973 21/2 Bombay to Shanghai; 1973 1/11 Bombay to Qatar; 1974 12/2 Bombay to Muscat; 1981 Delhi to Beijing. Offering a wide variety of airmail stamps and postal markings on beautifully crafted souvenir envelopes, most are 10x20cm. See images on web site.
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Lot Number: 35

(Collections) King Edward VIII , four airmail covers  1936 x2 and 1937 x2 flown overseas from GB by Imperial Airways to India b/s franked 1d (corner fault) + 2 1/2d x2 (two shades),  Gold Coast bs franked 1d x2, closed tear verso, Bushire bs franked 1 1/2d x2, and South Africa franked full set of five. Image.

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Est. price: £30.00
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Description: King Edward VIII , four airmail covers 1936 x2 and 1937 x2 flown overseas from GB by Imperial Airways to India b/s franked 1d (corner fault) + 2 1/2d x2 (two shades), Gold Coast bs franked 1d x2, closed tear verso, Bushire bs franked 1 1/2d x2, and South Africa franked full set of five. Image.
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Lot Number: 36

(Collections) Lufthansa, 1955-79, collection of 35  first flight or special flight covers, varied destinations, good postage and postmarks, no duplication ,fine to very fine. Will reward detailed examination. Images 2.

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Est. price: £35.00
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Description: Lufthansa, 1955-79, collection of 35 first flight or special flight covers, varied destinations, good postage and postmarks, no duplication ,fine to very fine. Will reward detailed examination. Images 2.
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Lot Number: 37

(Collections) Netherlands, eight first flights 1929- 39 comprising 1929 15/5 Aler & Smirnoff KLM first night flight (Berlin)-Rotterdam-London; 1933 9/12 attractive Pander Postjager souvenir card Hague to Makassar 26/12; 1934 20/10 Mac Robertson Air Race Holland to Sydney 26/10 special stamp and cachets KLM entry flown by Parmentier and Moll; 1934 15/12 Snip' Christmas flight Amsterdam to Paramibo 20/12 special stamp on souvenir cover; 1936 1/7 KLM Amsterdam to Doncaster 3/7 red/white/blue souvenir cover; 1938 28/6 Amsterdam to Sydney bs 5/7 and return KLM souvenir cover franked Netherlands & Australia stamps; 1938 27/6 Amsterdam to Manchester Ringway; 1939 23/5 Netherlands acceptance for Pan Am F/F Marseilles to New York bs 27/5. A lot worth examining, fine to very fine (photo on web site).

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Est. price: £80.00
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Description: Netherlands, eight first flights 1929- 39 comprising 1929 15/5 Aler & Smirnoff KLM first night flight (Berlin)-Rotterdam-London; 1933 9/12 attractive Pander Postjager souvenir card Hague to Makassar 26/12; 1934 20/10 Mac Robertson Air Race Holland to Sydney 26/10 special stamp and cachets KLM entry flown by Parmentier and Moll; 1934 15/12 Snip' Christmas flight Amsterdam to Paramibo 20/12 special stamp on souvenir cover; 1936 1/7 KLM Amsterdam to Doncaster 3/7 red/white/blue souvenir cover; 1938 28/6 Amsterdam to Sydney bs 5/7 and return KLM souvenir cover franked Netherlands & Australia stamps; 1938 27/6 Amsterdam to Manchester Ringway; 1939 23/5 Netherlands acceptance for Pan Am F/F Marseilles to New York bs 27/5. A lot worth examining, fine to very fine (photo on web site).
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Lot Number: 38

(Collections) Pan American-Grace Airways (PANAGRA), a group of 10 attractive multi-coloured advertising / baggage labels 1930 to 1966. All different and all fine. PANAGRA was a joint venture between Pan American World Airways and Grace Shipping founded in 1929 to compete with SCADTA. It’s network stretched from Panama to Santiago, Chile and Buenos Aires. It ceased operations in 1967. Image.

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Est. price: £25.00
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Description: Pan American-Grace Airways (PANAGRA), a group of 10 attractive multi-coloured advertising / baggage labels 1930 to 1966. All different and all fine. PANAGRA was a joint venture between Pan American World Airways and Grace Shipping founded in 1929 to compete with SCADTA. It’s network stretched from Panama to Santiago, Chile and Buenos Aires. It ceased operations in 1967. Image.
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Lot Number: 39

(Collections) Railway Air Service, a sample of three covers flown on the last flights of 29/9/34 comprising  Bristol to Birmingham 1/10 official cover and and 'Last Flight' hs;  Cardiff to Liverpool plain cover with biplane cachet; and Birmingham to Cowes 1/10 official cover and 'Last Flight' hs. A nice addition to an RAS collection, all fine, images.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: Railway Air Service, a sample of three covers flown on the last flights of 29/9/34 comprising Bristol to Birmingham 1/10 official cover and and 'Last Flight' hs; Cardiff to Liverpool plain cover with biplane cachet; and Birmingham to Cowes 1/10 official cover and 'Last Flight' hs. A nice addition to an RAS collection, all fine, images.
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Lot Number: 40

(Collections) Railway Air Service, three covers flown on the first day of the new timetable  when Liverpool replaced Manchester and Birmingham comprising 1/11/34 Belfast to London 2/11; Liverpool to London 2/11, and London to Belfast  1/11 postmarked with the special supplementary mail handstamp applied to mail handed over at the Head Office of Imperial Airways Ltd London up to 30 minutes after the mail had closed at the G.P.O.. A nice little group, all fine, image.

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Est. price: £20.00
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Description: Railway Air Service, three covers flown on the first day of the new timetable when Liverpool replaced Manchester and Birmingham comprising 1/11/34 Belfast to London 2/11; Liverpool to London 2/11, and London to Belfast 1/11 postmarked with the special supplementary mail handstamp applied to mail handed over at the Head Office of Imperial Airways Ltd London up to 30 minutes after the mail had closed at the G.P.O.. A nice little group, all fine, image.
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Lot Number: 41

(Collections) Railway Air Services, a collection of six last flight covers posted on 30/11/34, the day the contract for conveying mail between Glasgow and London ended and was taken over by Hillman Airways on 1/12/34.  The collection comprises London- Belfast, Glasgow- London, London- Glasgow, London- Belfast, London- Liverpool, and Belfast- Glasgow. All fine, image.

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Est. price: £40.00
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Description: Railway Air Services, a collection of six last flight covers posted on 30/11/34, the day the contract for conveying mail between Glasgow and London ended and was taken over by Hillman Airways on 1/12/34. The collection comprises London- Belfast, Glasgow- London, London- Glasgow, London- Belfast, London- Liverpool, and Belfast- Glasgow. All fine, image.
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Lot Number: 42

(Collections) Scotland six first flight covers, 1934-47, comprising 1934 28/5 Inverness to Orkney official red/green Highland AW vignette; 1934 Nov 1 New Contract Liverpool to Glasgow; 1934 1/12 Highland Airways Inverness to Wick 1/12 red/blue/ivory company envelope special red/blue vignette; 1934 1/12 Wick to Inverness 1/12 arrival hs; 1940 30/4 Last flight from Inverness to Kirkwall at the old 1 1/2d rate Francis Field authentication hs verso; 1947 29/9 All Up Service Belfast to Glasgow BEA ‘All-up Service’ cover. A splendid selection in fine to very fine condition, see scans on web site.

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Est. price: £75.00
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Description: Scotland six first flight covers, 1934-47, comprising 1934 28/5 Inverness to Orkney official red/green Highland AW vignette; 1934 Nov 1 New Contract Liverpool to Glasgow; 1934 1/12 Highland Airways Inverness to Wick 1/12 red/blue/ivory company envelope special red/blue vignette; 1934 1/12 Wick to Inverness 1/12 arrival hs; 1940 30/4 Last flight from Inverness to Kirkwall at the old 1 1/2d rate Francis Field authentication hs verso; 1947 29/9 All Up Service Belfast to Glasgow BEA ‘All-up Service’ cover. A splendid selection in fine to very fine condition, see scans on web site.
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Lot Number: 43

(Collections) Singapore WWII, six censored 1940 airmail covers including  FPO SP 501 to UK rated 55c naval tombstone censor; FPO SP 501 to UK rated 55c RAF censor; Singapore to UK franked $1+5c x2 ‘passed by framed naval censor’ with two ‘Malaya Patriotic Fund’ labels verso (the cover has some corner damage but labels intact); Singapore to UK rated 55c opened by Singapore censor; OHMS cover to RAF Ruislip Depot, certified and signed army censor mark, Singapore to UK rated 55c with fine strike unusual violet framed 'No 1898' alongside crown military censor mark. Image.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: Singapore WWII, six censored 1940 airmail covers including FPO SP 501 to UK rated 55c naval tombstone censor; FPO SP 501 to UK rated 55c RAF censor; Singapore to UK franked $1+5c x2 ‘passed by framed naval censor’ with two ‘Malaya Patriotic Fund’ labels verso (the cover has some corner damage but labels intact); Singapore to UK rated 55c opened by Singapore censor; OHMS cover to RAF Ruislip Depot, certified and signed army censor mark, Singapore to UK rated 55c with fine strike unusual violet framed 'No 1898' alongside crown military censor mark. Image.
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Lot Number: 44

(Collections) Singapore, 12 airmail covers, 1934-1938, including 1934 IAW F/F Penang-London souvenir cover; 1935 IAW Silver Jubilee 5c block of four to England, 1937 Wearne's F/F's Penang-Kuala Lumpur,  F/F Kuala Lumpur-Singapore; Penang to Melbourne; FDC Coronation set to USA with attractive brown vignette of HM the Queen;  IAW bi-weekly service to India at 18c rate; IAW bi-weekly service to Melbourne at 25c rate; 1938 IAW from Polish Consulate to London at the All Up Empire 8c rate, good to fine. Image.

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Est. price: £50.00
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Description: Singapore, 12 airmail covers, 1934-1938, including 1934 IAW F/F Penang-London souvenir cover; 1935 IAW Silver Jubilee 5c block of four to England, 1937 Wearne's F/F's Penang-Kuala Lumpur, F/F Kuala Lumpur-Singapore; Penang to Melbourne; FDC Coronation set to USA with attractive brown vignette of HM the Queen; IAW bi-weekly service to India at 18c rate; IAW bi-weekly service to Melbourne at 25c rate; 1938 IAW from Polish Consulate to London at the All Up Empire 8c rate, good to fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 45

(Collections) Switzerland eight first flight covers, 1924-37, comprising 1924 13/4 Granchen to Zurich 13/4 special cachet; 1925 10/5 military flight Zurich to Basel special card and cachet;  1925 13/10 Military Flying Competition Dubendorf official card with cachet postmark; 1926 1/9 Basel to Schaffhausen flight cachet tying 4oc air also Zurich 2/9; 1927 22/8 International Aviation Meet Zurich-Bellinzona cachet tying 25c air; 1929 2/11 Dubendorf to St Gallen 2/11 20c PSC red Zeppelinpost/Schwizerflug cachet tying 65c air; 1930 14/9 10c PSC red Geneva Aviation/Vol du Zeppelin cachet tying 65c air; 1939 23/5 Switzerland accept for Chicago 29/5 for carriage on Pan Am 1st North Atlantic Service Marseilles to New York, bs 27/5. A splendid collection in fine to very fine condition. Image

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Description: Switzerland eight first flight covers, 1924-37, comprising 1924 13/4 Granchen to Zurich 13/4 special cachet; 1925 10/5 military flight Zurich to Basel special card and cachet; 1925 13/10 Military Flying Competition Dubendorf official card with cachet postmark; 1926 1/9 Basel to Schaffhausen flight cachet tying 4oc air also Zurich 2/9; 1927 22/8 International Aviation Meet Zurich-Bellinzona cachet tying 25c air; 1929 2/11 Dubendorf to St Gallen 2/11 20c PSC red Zeppelinpost/Schwizerflug cachet tying 65c air; 1930 14/9 10c PSC red Geneva Aviation/Vol du Zeppelin cachet tying 65c air; 1939 23/5 Switzerland accept for Chicago 29/5 for carriage on Pan Am 1st North Atlantic Service Marseilles to New York, bs 27/5. A splendid collection in fine to very fine condition. Image
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Lot Number: 46

(Collections) United States, 15 early airmail flights, 1918-1934, including 1918 May 15 US Government Flight Washington-Philadelphia franked 24c  May 27th (weak depart cancellation but date just visible); US Government 1923 Aug 21 first transcontinental route with partial night flying test flight franked C2 New York-Cheyenne  Aug 22; 1924 July 1 first transcontinental route with night flying San Francisco-Cleveland franked C6; 1925 July 1 first overnight service Chicago AMF-New York franked 10c  Jul 2; 1926 four first flights for inaugural airmail Contract Services ex Atlanta  Sep 15, Chicago Jun 8, Washington Apr 6 and Seattle Sep 15; 1934 four Army Emergency Service flights, Mar 1-23, all pilot signed; All fine with flight cachets where appropriate. Images.

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Est. price: £100.00
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Description: United States, 15 early airmail flights, 1918-1934, including 1918 May 15 US Government Flight Washington-Philadelphia franked 24c May 27th (weak depart cancellation but date just visible); US Government 1923 Aug 21 first transcontinental route with partial night flying test flight franked C2 New York-Cheyenne Aug 22; 1924 July 1 first transcontinental route with night flying San Francisco-Cleveland franked C6; 1925 July 1 first overnight service Chicago AMF-New York franked 10c Jul 2; 1926 four first flights for inaugural airmail Contract Services ex Atlanta Sep 15, Chicago Jun 8, Washington Apr 6 and Seattle Sep 15; 1934 four Army Emergency Service flights, Mar 1-23, all pilot signed; All fine with flight cachets where appropriate. Images.
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Lot Number: 47

(Collections) World War II careful selection of eight censored airmail covers including 1941 India to South Africa via the horseshoe route franked 2R 10 annas; 1941 New Zealand-England two ocean 'all the way by air' franked 5/9d; (3); 1943 Middle East Forces Christmas card postmarked Field Post Office S6 on Active Service; 1942 Sierra Leone registered to Liverpool hexagonal 'Passed/QQ2 censor mark; 1943 dual censored Martinique-USA with British and US censor tapes; 1943 US to Switzerland with Caribbean censor tape and 'Return to Sender/No Service available; also dual censored La Paz to Birmingham and 1941 Brisbane to Johannesburg. 
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Est. price: £45.00
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Description: World War II careful selection of eight censored airmail covers including 1941 India to South Africa via the horseshoe route franked 2R 10 annas; 1941 New Zealand-England two ocean 'all the way by air' franked 5/9d; (3); 1943 Middle East Forces Christmas card postmarked Field Post Office S6 on Active Service; 1942 Sierra Leone registered to Liverpool hexagonal 'Passed/QQ2 censor mark; 1943 dual censored Martinique-USA with British and US censor tapes; 1943 US to Switzerland with Caribbean censor tape and 'Return to Sender/No Service available; also dual censored La Paz to Birmingham and 1941 Brisbane to Johannesburg. Image.
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Lot Number: 48

(Collections) Worldwide, eight  early pioneer first flights 1923-1929, including  1923 Uruguay Sarandi to Montevideo; 1928 Doolittle Lima to La Paz; 1929 Cochabamba to La Paz; 1929 registered Asuncion, Paraguay to Buenos Aires; 1929 special envelope Baghdad to Vienna via Alexandria; 1929 Tehran to Meched, 1929 Tampico, Mexico to Brownsville, 1929 Colombia Buga to Bogota, all with good departure and arrival/transit marks, fine to extremely fine. Would make a fine start/addition to a pre 1930 collection.(photo on web site).

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Est. price: £80.00
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Description: Worldwide, eight early pioneer first flights 1923-1929, including 1923 Uruguay Sarandi to Montevideo; 1928 Doolittle Lima to La Paz; 1929 Cochabamba to La Paz; 1929 registered Asuncion, Paraguay to Buenos Aires; 1929 special envelope Baghdad to Vienna via Alexandria; 1929 Tehran to Meched, 1929 Tampico, Mexico to Brownsville, 1929 Colombia Buga to Bogota, all with good departure and arrival/transit marks, fine to extremely fine. Would make a fine start/addition to a pre 1930 collection.(photo on web site).
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Lot Number: 49

(Collections) Worldwide, eight early/pioneer flights 1925-1929, including  1925 F/F Montevideo-Rincon; 1925 April F/F Tehran-Khanikin Baghdad; 1927 December underpaid Cuba-England by airmail via New York; 1928 November  GB-Giradot, Colombia ; 1928 Doolittle F/F Chile-Buenos Aires, 1928 October F/F Malta-Baghdad via Alexandria registered cover franked 5 1/2 revenues and 6d airmail; 1929 July Bremen catapult Germany-New York on board cancel; 1929 Sep 15 Pan Am F/F Surinam-Georgetown British Guiana. All with good departure and arrival/transit marks, good to fine,  Would make a fine start/addition to a pre 1930 collection. see image on web site.

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Est. price: £85.00
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Description: Worldwide, eight early/pioneer flights 1925-1929, including 1925 F/F Montevideo-Rincon; 1925 April F/F Tehran-Khanikin Baghdad; 1927 December underpaid Cuba-England by airmail via New York; 1928 November GB-Giradot, Colombia ; 1928 Doolittle F/F Chile-Buenos Aires, 1928 October F/F Malta-Baghdad via Alexandria registered cover franked 5 1/2 revenues and 6d airmail; 1929 July Bremen catapult Germany-New York on board cancel; 1929 Sep 15 Pan Am F/F Surinam-Georgetown British Guiana. All with good departure and arrival/transit marks, good to fine, Would make a fine start/addition to a pre 1930 collection. see image on web site.
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Lot Number: 50

(Selections) All World mixture of 22 airmail covers (1918-52) including 13 first and special flights. Enjoy searching the dates of departure and arrival, origins and destinations, frankings, cachets, directional hand stamps, etc of this all world mixture of first flights and airmail covers flown from all quarters of the globe from 1918-52 and experience the pleasure, interest. and knowledge that airmail collecting can provide. Unlike most internet auctions, on our web site you can inspect a front and back life size image of every cover in the collection. So view in the comfort of your own home and avoid the cost and hassle of a journey to the auction house and any risk of having to bid blind.

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Est. price: £100.00
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Description: All World mixture of 22 airmail covers (1918-52) including 13 first and special flights. Enjoy searching the dates of departure and arrival, origins and destinations, frankings, cachets, directional hand stamps, etc of this all world mixture of first flights and airmail covers flown from all quarters of the globe from 1918-52 and experience the pleasure, interest. and knowledge that airmail collecting can provide. Unlike most internet auctions, on our web site you can inspect a front and back life size image of every cover in the collection. So view in the comfort of your own home and avoid the cost and hassle of a journey to the auction house and any risk of having to bid blind.
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