Lot Number: 57

(Belgium) Ostende to London, bs 2/5/27, reistered (label) cover franked 2F5c canc Ostende cds, black framed bilingual 'Par Avion' hs, typed 'Per Flugpost'. Flown by Sabena on their Brussels-Ostende-London serice which opened in 1923.

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Date: 1927, Apr 29
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Ostende to London, bs 2/5/27, reistered (label) cover franked 2F5c canc Ostende cds, black framed bilingual 'Par Avion' hs, typed 'Per Flugpost'. Flown by Sabena on their Brussels-Ostende-London serice which opened in 1923.
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Lot Number: 94

(Canada) CL40, Western Canada Airways tied on cover franked 2cflown on Feb 1928 flight  from Rolling Portage to Narrow Lake.

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Date: 1927, Feb 14
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: CL40, Western Canada Airways tied on cover franked 2cflown on Feb 1928 flight from Rolling Portage to Narrow Lake.
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Lot Number: 95

(Canada) Sioux Lookout to Red Lake, cover franked with 2c. plus Patricia Airways Exploration C13 tied by Red Lake cds, also green two line 'Western Canada Airways Ltd/Red Lake, Ont'.

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Date: 1927, Mar 4
Est. price: £22.00
Category: Canada

Description: Sioux Lookout to Red Lake, cover franked with 2c. plus Patricia Airways Exploration C13 tied by Red Lake cds, also green two line 'Western Canada Airways Ltd/Red Lake, Ont'.
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Lot Number: 133

(Egypt) Cairo to Ferozepore (Punjab), b/s 22/1, acceptance of mail for India for carriage on the F/F Cairo-Basrah, 1924 etiquette rated very scarce (Mair), Drossos corner cover franked 27ml, canc Cairo cds. Imperial Airways

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Date: 1927, Jan 12
Est. price: £55.00
Category: Egypt

Description: Cairo to Ferozepore (Punjab), b/s 22/1, acceptance of mail for India for carriage on the F/F Cairo-Basrah, 1924 etiquette rated very scarce (Mair), Drossos corner cover franked 27ml, canc Cairo cds. Imperial Airways
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Lot Number: 164

(GB External) Attempted first regular airmail to Uganda, London to Jinja bs 4/4, via Kisumu 31/3, also red circular 'Kenya-Sudan/Mr 31 27/Air Mail' ds verso, and red framed explanatory cachet "Service officially arranged to operate from London, March 10 1927, but abandoned due to crash of Hydroplane on Lake Victoria" on front, black/buff Francis Field printed cover franked 6d 4d & 1 1/2d, canc London  cds. Scarce, rated 280 points by Newall (p89).

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Date: 1927, Mar 10
Est. price: £150.00
Category: GB External

Description: Attempted first regular airmail to Uganda, London to Jinja bs 4/4, via Kisumu 31/3, also red circular 'Kenya-Sudan/Mr 31 27/Air Mail' ds verso, and red framed explanatory cachet "Service officially arranged to operate from London, March 10 1927, but abandoned due to crash of Hydroplane on Lake Victoria" on front, black/buff Francis Field printed cover franked 6d 4d & 1 1/2d, canc London cds. Scarce, rated 280 points by Newall (p89).
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Lot Number: 165

(GB External) Attempted first regular airmail to Uganda, London to Jinja bs 4/4, via Kisumu 31/3, also red circular 'Kenya-Sudan/Mr 31 27/Air Mail' ds verso, and red framed explanatory cachet "Service officially arranged to operate from London, March 10 1927, but abandoned due to crash of Hydroplane on Lake Victoria" on front, black/buff Francis Field printed cover franked 6d 4d & 1 1/2d, canc London hooded cds. Scarce, rated 280 points by Newall (p89). Image.

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Date: 1927, Mar 10
Est. price: £175.00
Category: GB External

Description: Attempted first regular airmail to Uganda, London to Jinja bs 4/4, via Kisumu 31/3, also red circular 'Kenya-Sudan/Mr 31 27/Air Mail' ds verso, and red framed explanatory cachet "Service officially arranged to operate from London, March 10 1927, but abandoned due to crash of Hydroplane on Lake Victoria" on front, black/buff Francis Field printed cover franked 6d 4d & 1 1/2d, canc London hooded cds. Scarce, rated 280 points by Newall (p89). Image.
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Lot Number: 166

(GB External) Early airmail, London to Germany, red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/Postampt 2 Frankfurt (Main)' and red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/Postampt 2 Koln/.....Flughafen' arrival hs's on front, plain cover ranked 4 1/2d, green/black airmail etiquette.

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Date: 1927, Aug 9
Est. price: £20.00
Category: GB External

Description: Early airmail, London to Germany, red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/Postampt 2 Frankfurt (Main)' and red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/Postampt 2 Koln/.....Flughafen' arrival hs's on front, plain cover ranked 4 1/2d, green/black airmail etiquette.
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Lot Number: 167

(GB External) Gladstone second "Pelican" service, London to Jinja, bs 17/10, carried on Gladstone's return flight in the repaired Pelican, red double ring "Uganda-Sudan Air Mail" cachet, Smye cover franked 6 1/2d canc Gosport cds, ms "per Khartoum-Uganda Air Mail", dark red label, ms'Per 1st flight from Cairo'. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1927, Sep 29
Est. price: £125.00
Category: GB External

Description: Gladstone second "Pelican" service, London to Jinja, bs 17/10, carried on Gladstone's return flight in the repaired Pelican, red double ring "Uganda-Sudan Air Mail" cachet, Smye cover franked 6 1/2d canc Gosport cds, ms "per Khartoum-Uganda Air Mail", dark red label, ms'Per 1st flight from Cairo'. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 168

(GB External) October 13th UK dispatch Gladstone experimental air mail service to Uganda and Kenya continued by surface beyond Cairo due to extensive damage of the 'Pelican'. Airmail cover addressed to Dar es Salaam, franked 7 1/2d canc London 13/10 cds..

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Date: 1927, Oct 13
Est. price: £30.00
Category: GB External

Description: October 13th UK dispatch Gladstone experimental air mail service to Uganda and Kenya continued by surface beyond Cairo due to extensive damage of the 'Pelican'. Airmail cover addressed to Dar es Salaam, franked 7 1/2d canc London 13/10 cds..
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Lot Number: 248

(India) Stack and Leete deliver mail, Karachi to Delhi, bs special 'Royal Air Force Display/Delhi/18.2.27' cds, plain cover franked 1a tied by fine rectangular violet framed 'Messrs Stack & Leete' flight cachet, also Karachi/14 Feb 27 cds on front,

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Date: 1927, Feb 14
Est. price: £45.00
Category: India

Description: Stack and Leete deliver mail, Karachi to Delhi, bs special 'Royal Air Force Display/Delhi/18.2.27' cds, plain cover franked 1a tied by fine rectangular violet framed 'Messrs Stack & Leete' flight cachet, also Karachi/14 Feb 27 cds on front,
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Lot Number: 249

(India) Stack and Leete deliver mail, Lahore to Delhi, bs special 'Royal Air Force Display/Delhi/18.2.27' cds, uncommon black/white OHMS 'Railway Dept' envelope franked 1a 'Service' canc special 'Royal Air Force Display/Lahore/18.2.27' cds.

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Date: 1927, Feb 18
Est. price: £85.00
Category: India

Description: Stack and Leete deliver mail, Lahore to Delhi, bs special 'Royal Air Force Display/Delhi/18.2.27' cds, uncommon black/white OHMS 'Railway Dept' envelope franked 1a 'Service' canc special 'Royal Air Force Display/Lahore/18.2.27' cds.
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Lot Number: 250

(India) RAF Pageant Demonstration Flights, Delhi to Lahore, special 'Royal Air Force Display/Lahore/23.2.27' arrival ds, 1a PSE canc special 'Royal Air Force Display/Delhi/23.2.27' cds.

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Date: 1927, Feb 23
Est. price: £30.00
Category: India

Description: RAF Pageant Demonstration Flights, Delhi to Lahore, special 'Royal Air Force Display/Lahore/23.2.27' arrival ds, 1a PSE canc special 'Royal Air Force Display/Delhi/23.2.27' cds.
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Lot Number: 294

(Kenya) East African Experimental Air Mail Service, Capt. TA Gladstone, internal feeder mail from Nairobi, addressed to London, carried on the return flight from Kisumu to Khartoum, then by RAF from Khartoum to Cairo, bs 20/2, franked Kenya and Uganda 20c and 50c canc Nairobi cds, red circular "Kenya-Sudan/ 1st/Air Mail/Fe 15/27" cachet (see illustration p86 Newall, rated 100u), ms "Air Mail/ via Kisumu/Khartoum", plain cover with black/pale green etiquette rated 'a great rarity' by Mair.

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Date: 1927, Feb 13
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Kenya

Description: East African Experimental Air Mail Service, Capt. TA Gladstone, internal feeder mail from Nairobi, addressed to London, carried on the return flight from Kisumu to Khartoum, then by RAF from Khartoum to Cairo, bs 20/2, franked Kenya and Uganda 20c and 50c canc Nairobi cds, red circular "Kenya-Sudan/ 1st/Air Mail/Fe 15/27" cachet (see illustration p86 Newall, rated 100u), ms "Air Mail/ via Kisumu/Khartoum", plain cover with black/pale green etiquette rated 'a great rarity' by Mair.
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Lot Number: 295

(Kenya) First East African Experimental Air Mail Service, Capt. TA Gladstone, mail from Nairobi 14/2, addressed to London, carried on the return flight from Kisumu bs 15/2 to Khartoum, then by RAF from Khartoum to Cairo, then by Imperial AW from Cairo to London, franked  Kenya and Uganda 75c canc Nairobi cds, red circular "Kenya-Sudan/ 1st/Air Mail/Fe 15/27" cachet (see illustration p86 Newall). Plain cover with black/pale green etiquette rated 'a great rarity' by Mair. Closed flap tear, see image.

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Date: 1927, Feb 15
Est. price: £45.00
Category: Kenya

Description: First East African Experimental Air Mail Service, Capt. TA Gladstone, mail from Nairobi 14/2, addressed to London, carried on the return flight from Kisumu bs 15/2 to Khartoum, then by RAF from Khartoum to Cairo, then by Imperial AW from Cairo to London, franked Kenya and Uganda 75c canc Nairobi cds, red circular "Kenya-Sudan/ 1st/Air Mail/Fe 15/27" cachet (see illustration p86 Newall). Plain cover with black/pale green etiquette rated 'a great rarity' by Mair. Closed flap tear, see image.
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Lot Number: 296

(Kenya) First East African Experimental Air Mail Service, Capt. TA Gladstone, scarcer mail from Kisumu to Khartoum only, bs 18/2, franked  Kenya and Uganda 70c canc Kisumu cds, fine strike red circular "Kenya-Sudan/ 1st/Air Mail/Fe 15/27" cachet (see illustration p86 Newall). Plain cover with black/pale green etiquette rated 'a great rarity' by Mair.

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Date: 1927, Feb 15
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Kenya

Description: First East African Experimental Air Mail Service, Capt. TA Gladstone, scarcer mail from Kisumu to Khartoum only, bs 18/2, franked Kenya and Uganda 70c canc Kisumu cds, fine strike red circular "Kenya-Sudan/ 1st/Air Mail/Fe 15/27" cachet (see illustration p86 Newall). Plain cover with black/pale green etiquette rated 'a great rarity' by Mair.
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