Lot Number: 258

(GB Internal) BEA, first Belfast-London Airway Letter with 6d BEA stamp tied Kensington 16/1 cds, POA in London, also franked KGV 2 1/d, black st line 'To Be Posted On Arrival' hs on front, and black two line 'BEA 16 Jan/Belfast' hs verso.

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Date: 1951, Jan 16
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: BEA, first Belfast-London Airway Letter with 6d BEA stamp tied Kensington 16/1 cds, POA in London, also franked KGV 2 1/d, black st line 'To Be Posted On Arrival' hs on front, and black two line 'BEA 16 Jan/Belfast' hs verso.
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Lot Number: 259

(GB Internal) F/F  Irish sea night air mail service, Belfast to Manchester, special cachet, arrival cds, franked with BEA 6d letter stamp, plain cover, POA, only 150 flown, Aer Lingus

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Date: 1951, Mar 13
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: F/F Irish sea night air mail service, Belfast to Manchester, special cachet, arrival cds, franked with BEA 6d letter stamp, plain cover, POA, only 150 flown, Aer Lingus
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Lot Number: 260

(GB Internal) Permanent surcharge, Scilly Isles to Lands End, franked 6d + 1d and 'Lands End' hs's, cancelled Penzanze 19 June, 2951 on arrival.,

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Date: 1951, Jun 19
Est. price: £20.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Permanent surcharge, Scilly Isles to Lands End, franked 6d + 1d and 'Lands End' hs's, cancelled Penzanze 19 June, 2951 on arrival.,
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Lot Number: 261

(GB Internal) London Provisional Issue, Penzance to Isles of Scilly, franked 6d,  11d, 1/4d, second issue price increase noted by hand - plus 1d, 1d, 2d respectively, all tied by violet boxed 'BEA/12 Oct 1951/Penzance, also GB KGVI 2 1/2d tied black triangular '694' hs. See scan.

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Date: 1951, Oct 12
Est. price: £40.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: London Provisional Issue, Penzance to Isles of Scilly, franked 6d, 11d, 1/4d, second issue price increase noted by hand - plus 1d, 1d, 2d respectively, all tied by violet boxed 'BEA/12 Oct 1951/Penzance, also GB KGVI 2 1/2d tied black triangular '694' hs. See scan.
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Lot Number: 410

(Scarce and Unusual Routings) Solomon Islands HONIARA  to KIHILI (NEW GUINEA) carried on the Qantas Empire  Airways "Bird  of Paradise"  plane from Honiara  to Rabaul 19/9/51 then flown on First Flight to 6/19/51 on theBuin per the Amphibious  Airways "Walrus" Rabal to Buin First Flight on 6th October and  shows the  initials of the A.D.0.- Postmaster A.K.Jackson. Finally  the letter was taken, again as usual  at the  time, from Kangu  Buin to Kihili by the  motor vessel "Malakuna" (cachet/hs). Scarce and great routing.

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Date: 1951, Sep 18
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routings

Description: Solomon Islands HONIARA to KIHILI (NEW GUINEA) carried on the Qantas Empire Airways "Bird of Paradise" plane from Honiara to Rabaul 19/9/51 then flown on First Flight to 6/19/51 on theBuin per the Amphibious Airways "Walrus" Rabal to Buin First Flight on 6th October and shows the initials of the A.D.0.- Postmaster A.K.Jackson. Finally the letter was taken, again as usual at the time, from Kangu Buin to Kihili by the motor vessel "Malakuna" (cachet/hs). Scarce and great routing.
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