By Category: Ephemera

Lot Number: 674
Date: Documents, literature
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: GB Post Office Daily List, Wednesday, Feb 25, 1931, contains a wealth of fascinating information inc combined postage and ar fees for c60 countries outside Europe, postage rates and air/surface transit time comparisons for British East Africa Air Mail Service, letter mail routings for 70+ overseas destinations, port of dispatch and name of steamer for c100 parcel mail destinations, letter mail rates for the continent, and letter mails expected and arrived that week, 4pp, 34x22cm. Super item.
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Lot Number: 675
Date: Documents, literature
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways, Airway Terminus, London, two page letter from the Publicity Department on headed notepaper.
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Lot Number: 676
Date: Documents, literature
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Original WWII Telegram, Australia and China Telegraph Co Ltd, sent from Penang Feb 6, 1941 showing wartime cable and wireless routes, see scan. On 7/12/41 Pearl Harbour was attacked and on 19/12/41 Penang fell to the Imperial Japanese Army.
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Lot Number: 677
Date: Documents, literature
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: TATA Air Lines, Bombay, letter from Traffic Superintendant on headed notepaper.
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Lot Number: 678
Date: Great Britain Pigeon Post
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: A Pigeon Post service was set up at the London stamp exhibition in 1959. It operated from the Central Hall in London in cooperation with the New Zealand authorities to mark the Diamond Jubilee of the Great Barrier Reef Pigeon Post 1889. An exhibition pigeongram and a carrier envelope,
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Lot Number: 679
Date: Great Britain Pigeon Post
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: A Pigeon Post sponsored by 'The Racing Pigeon' was set up at the 16th convention of the Federation of Middlesex and Associated Philatelic Societies held at Wembley on the April 1966. It was organised by the London group of the British Air Mail Society pigeon grams of flour, after which they were forwarded to the addresses in a special souvenir envelopes full stop
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Lot Number: 680
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA 1953-56 helicopter miscellany of 11 items comprising three first flights each with air letter label; original photographs of helicopters (3), interiors (2) and Northolt Airport 1953; BEA helicopter baggage label; and colour PPC of Sikorski S61N. See images.
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Lot Number: 681
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA Helicopter Experimental Unit, 8 items including five 1948 first flights, original B&W and photographs of a Westland Dragonfly and a Bell 47 helicopters, and a London to Southampton helicopter service timetable, January 1st 1955. Image.
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Lot Number: 682
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA helicopter service, 6 items including 1954 first flight London-Southampton with 9d air letter stamp,1956 Nottingham-Birmingham and Leicester-Nottingham each with 10p air letter stamp, two original black and white BEA helicopter photographs, and a BEA Southampton and London airport helicopter service timetable January 1st 1955. Image.
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Lot Number: 683
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA Scilly Isles, a 1950's-60's miscellany of 20 items including four first flights to the Isles, two 1967 covers from Penzance-Scilly each franked with the BEA one shilling a letter stamp, two B&W photographs BEA helicopters, five timetables, and seven colour PPC’s of various BEA helicopters (slight duplication). Images 2.
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Lot Number: 684
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA, three first class dining menus each with a front colour illustration of Notre Dame de Paris, the Coliseum of Rome, and the City Hall is Cardiff respectively, all fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 685
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA, two first class dining menus each with a front colour illustration of the Belem Tower on the Tagus, the site of the first flight between Portugal and Brazil, fine. Image.
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Lot Number: 686
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BOAC passenger ticket and baggage check, Calcutta-Bombay-London July 1955, also Valentines original unused colour PPC of de Havilland Comet. Image.
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Lot Number: 687
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BOAC, a magnificent coloured World air route map/poster, 70x52 cm with original folds published in 1949, showing main and subsidiary routes for the North Atlantic and South Atlantic Western Hemisphere services and likewise for the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean Eastern Hemisphere services. Produced in association with Qantas Empire Airways, South African Airways, and Tasman Empire Airways. Image.
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Lot Number: 688
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Clipper landing at Horta, original sepia PPC, and fine F/F Marseille to Horta with great strike official red flight cachet, displayed together on album leaf.
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Lot Number: 689
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Middle East Forces Cristmas Card 1943, red/cream card "Greetings from His Majesty's Middle East Forces/ Christmas 1943", sent in window envelope postmarked Field POst Office/S6 ***, ms 'On Active Service', vilet 'Passed by Censor/No 4170'. The British Middle East Command, which controlled Allied forces in both Southwest Asia and eastern North Africa. From 1943, most of the action and forces concerned were in the adjoining Mediterranean Theatre.
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Lot Number: 690
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Orkney Islands, mid-nineteenth century map, published by Archibold Fullrton & Company, 20x12cm.
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Lot Number: 691
Date: Other collateral items
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Shetland Islands, mid-nineteenth century map, published by Archibold Fullrton & Company, 20x12cm.
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Lot Number: 692
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Avro York 'Mansfield' G-AGJD, used in the Berlin Airlift.. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm, c1945.
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Lot Number: 693
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA Dakota G-AMBD in flight, original B&W Pamlin photocard, 14x9cm.
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Lot Number: 694
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA Viking Airliner, G-AHOK, in flight, original sepia photocard,14xi9cm
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Lot Number: 695
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA, DH Rapide on the tarmac 1951, original B&W Pamlin photocard.
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Lot Number: 696
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA, Junkers 52/3m, Jupiter Class, aquied from German war reparatons, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.
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Lot Number: 697
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: British European Airways aircraft insignia. An original B&W photo card showing a Viking airliner in flight carrying the 'key' insignia, and a B&W photograph of another BEA Viking carrying the three crown heraldic emblem. Both are neatly displayed on a single sheet with explanatory text. Image aircraft Insignia. From 1946 to the end of 1948 BEA used the 'key' logo in a circle, and from the beginning of 1949 to 1950 gradually introduced the change to upper case serif fed letters and a three crown heraldic emblem. Until 1959 all BEA aircraft also carried a medium-sized Union Jack flag on the tail fin. Image..
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Lot Number: 698
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: City of Alexandria, G-EBVG, Short Calcutta C class flying boat, moored on the Thames with Houses of Parliament in the background. Original BOAC B&W photograph, 14x9cm, unused.
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Lot Number: 699
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' on the tarmac at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm, unused.
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Lot Number: 700
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways 'City of Coventry' – G-AAEJ on the ground, c1934 , original B&W photograph 6"x4".
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Lot Number: 701
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways 'Ensign' G-ADSR, air liner in flight, original Valentine's B&W photocard.
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Lot Number: 702
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways, DH.91 Albatross Frobisher in flight, a four-engine British transport aircraft , original B&W photograph, 14x9cm., 1938.
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Lot Number: 703
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Jersey Airport arrivals and departures from Cambrian and BEA aircraft, 1960, six B&W original photographs, 13x9cm, mounted on two album leaves with explanatory text.,
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Lot Number: 704
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: KLM, Fokker F.III, H-NABH. In 1921 the English pilot Gordon Olley inaugurated the air service Amsterdam – Rotterdam – London in this plane.
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Lot Number: 705
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: McRobertson Air Race KLM entry, sepia photograph, 11x7cm, showing McRobertson standing alongside Mr Xanthopoulos and Mr Parmentier.
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Lot Number: 706
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Olley Air Services Ltd DH89A Dragon Rapide G-AFEP on the tarmac. A second similar plane can also be seen in the background. Super original B&W photo, 16x11cm, c1934.
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Lot Number: 707
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £8.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Orion Airways Boeing 737-200, and Boeing 737-300 in company livery, two unused PPC's. Image.
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Lot Number: 708
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Prague, special postbox for mail to go by Air France, colour photograph, 15x10cm, c 1935.
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Lot Number: 709
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Scottish Airways, Shorts Skyvan 'Skyliner', G-ASZJ, in flight, original B&W photograph,15x10cm.
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Lot Number: 710
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Scylla, Short L., British four-engined 39-seat biplane airliner, G-ACJJ on tarmac, original photograph, 14x9cm.
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Lot Number: 711
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: 'Starways'. the Liverpool based British airline. The company's Vickers Viscount G-ARIR on the tarmac, an original B&W photograph, 15 x 10 cm. Also a fine strike of a 'Starways Liverpool to London/Air Service/Saves Time and Money' propaganda hs on the back of an airmail cover from UK to Belgium. The airline operated from 1948 until 1963. Following its liquidation control was passed to the Lancashire Aircraft Corporation.
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Lot Number: 712
Date: Photographs
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The Mayo Composite Aircraft , consisting of two machines a float seaplane Maia which carries the load, and the flying boat Mercury which acts as the porter. A fine sepia photograph with text verso on an original senior service cigarette card, 8x5cm.
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Lot Number: 713
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: 1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing, unused original B&W PPC showing Harry Hawker's in civies with his wife and two colleagues. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.
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Lot Number: 714
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: B.C. Hucks in Bleriot Monoplane, and in his aircraft looping the loop. An original unused sepia PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.
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Lot Number: 715
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: British Airways purple/yellow/grey/black repro poster card showing BA hostess dressed in smart c1938 uniform and 'Paris-Germany-Denmark-Sweden' text.
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Lot Number: 716
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: DH Dragonfy, G-ADNA, in flight, original unused Valentine's B&W photocard. 14x9cm.
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Lot Number: 717
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Gustav Hamel standing by his machine comma original unused B&W PPC.
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Lot Number: 718
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £16.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Henri Salmet in the cockpit of his Bleriot monoplane taken during the Daily Mail Circuit of Britain 1912, original unused B&W photocard.
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Lot Number: 719
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways liner Heracles about to Land with Royal Mail car waiting on tarmac in the foreground,attractive colour PPC of an original poster by Richard Blake.
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Lot Number: 720
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways "Ensign" air liner in flight, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused. Armstrong Whitworth's third airliner type, the Ensign, was the largest machine built in pre-war days for Imperial Airways Ltd. and, like the Atalanta, was a four-engine high-wing cantilever monoplane
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Lot Number: 721
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways Heracles on tarmac at Croydon Airport, 1929, B&W Pamlin PPC, unused.
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Lot Number: 722
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways, original B&W photocard showing luxurious interior of the lying boat Scylla, unused. Imperial Airways used the Scylla for scheduled flights from London to Paris and other European cities. Two aircraft were built, Scylla (G-ACJJ) and Syrinx (G-ACJK). Both served with the airline until its merger into BOAC in 1939 and both were taken out of service the following year.
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Lot Number: 723
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Jersey Airways DH88 on the tarmac, original Tuck's sepia PPC, used.
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Lot Number: 724
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, souvenir postcard depicting the 1911 Coronation Aerial postcard with Ariel Post Box Closed design, unused.
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Lot Number: 725
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Syndicato Condor "Via Condor" promotional New Year and festive season concessionary colour PPC, light/dark blue PPC showing plane silhouette over South Atlantic with "Boas Festas" and Xmas candle flown from Brazil, 31/12/1936, to Germany, circular black 'Transoceonica/Condor Zeppelin Lufthansa/Brasil-Europa' flight cachet. Scarce.
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Lot Number: 726
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The Mayo Composite Aircraft 'Maia' at moring c1938, B&W Foynes Flying Museum photocard.
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Lot Number: 727
Date: Picture postcards
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Wilson Airways, unused reproduction PPC taken from an original WA red/blue/black and cream poster, showing artist's impression of DH biplane VP-KBA flying over palm trees. The same poster was chosen to illustrate the front cover of Bill Colley's "East African Airmails".
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Lot Number: 728
Date: Post Office Notices
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Railway Air Services, GPO notice giving rotes, times and postal rates for the airmail service from Bristol beginning 20/8/1934, 1pp, 24x18cm.
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Lot Number: 729
Date: Post Office Notices
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Railway Air Services, GPO notice giving rotes, times and postal rates for the airmail service from Liverpool beginning 20/8/1934, 1pp, 24x18cm.
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Lot Number: 730
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Air France, Air Afrique and Aeromaritime official timetable, 38pp, 20x20 cm, published January 1940, showing flight departure and arrival times for over 100 destinations served by Air France, Regie Air Afrique and Aeromaritime. A wealth of information otherwise difficult to come by, file holes. Image.
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Lot Number: 731
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA International Timetable April to October 1965, showing airlines, BEA Fleet, fares domestic, from Uk, and from places abroad, fares and schedules in the Firs and schedules index for the UK and profession places abroad and details of international flights to some 50 destinations, 64 pages, 21x18cm. Image
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Lot Number: 732
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA Isles of Scilly autumn services 1948, listing timetables, fares and excess excess baggage and cargo rates, 6 pages, 14x 9cm. Image,
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Lot Number: 733
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BEA Northern Ireland Summer Services 1955, timetable and fares, 6 pages 20x10cm. Image
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Lot Number: 734
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: BOAC Stratocruiser brochure coloured brochure showing superb cut out of the accommodation and layout of the new BOACC double deck Stratocruiser Speedbird, published 1949, 52 x 22 cm folded x6. Image
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Lot Number: 735
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: British European Airways workhorse, the Rapide, a neat one page display showing an unused B&W photocard of a BEA de Havilland DH 89 taking off from a short runway on the Scilly Isles, and also an Isles of Scilly BEA Summer Services timetable, 6pp, dated 18 April 1948, all neatly displayed on a single page with explanatory text. Image.
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Lot Number: 736
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: British European Airways worldwide timetable, 15 November 1953, containing aircraft types, airline operators, international and domestic fares, freighter services, route maps for scheduled domestic and international services, road transport between town terminals airport, 32 pages, file holes and some writing top rh corner of front page, but packed with information notwithstanding. Image..
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Lot Number: 737
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways European Summer Timetable, published March 1938, twelve blue/ light blue/white pages, 22x20cm, containing timetables for England to France, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland Czechoslovakia, Hungary and Scandinavia, also through fares, connections and departure times for approximately 80 European destinations. A scarce item, rarely seen and in fine condition. Image..
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Lot Number: 738
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: KLM/British Intercontinental Airways, Daily Air Service Time Table, Summer 1936, Liverpool-Doncaster-Amsterdam, inc Arrival/depart times, air, sea and train connections, 4pp, 20x13cm.
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Lot Number: 739
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Railway Air Services Ltd, "Railway Air Services Winter Season 1935-36, London-B'ham, B'ham-Manchester, Stoke on Trent-Blackpool, Manchester-Liverpool, Blackpool-IOM and Belfast-Glasgow service, original official company timetable listing departure and arrival times, ticket regulations, passenger and freight fares, booking facilities and air/rail combined fares, red/white/green, 6pp 1pp, 9x22cm.
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Lot Number: 740
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Railway Air Services Ltd, timetable detailing new accelerated Glasgow-London service to facilitate travel to the Empire Exhibition in Glasgow.
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Lot Number: 741
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Sabena, Belgian Congo timetable, October 1936, 12pp, 18x9 cm, showing flight dates and tariffs for the Belgium-France- Congo- Madagascar; Libenge-Coquilhatville-Leopoldville; Tananarive-Tete; and Elisabethville-Marseilles.Brussels services, covering some twenty or so destinations on routes serviced by Sabena, Air Afrique, and Regie Air Afrique, file holes. A scarce item with a wealth of information. Image.
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Lot Number: 742
Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The Lancashire Aircraft Corporation Ltd. A red/white/blue company leaflet, 3x14cm, advertising travel by coach to Blackpool from UK cities, and onward by air to the Isle of Man. Plans for an airport Took off soon after the end of World War II. Amongst several companies to be established there, one of the largest was the Lancashire Aircraft Corporation. During the desperate days of the Berlin Airlift it's planes flew 2000 sorties, ferried 15000 tons of equipment and 30000 gallons of fuel. Image.
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Lot Number: 743
Date: Vignettes, etiquettes, labels
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways, rare baggage label, c1939, black/yellow, 12x13cm, issued for the Atlantic Route. One of the last labels issued by Imperial Airways before it became part of BOAC on the outbreak of WW II, on September 3, 1939.
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Lot Number: 744
Date: Vignettes, etiquettes, labels
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Oskar Bider, rare block of six 1913 poster stamp labels Alpenflug Bern Mailand, original undistrurbed gum, very fine.
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Lot Number: 745
Date: Vignettes, etiquettes, labels
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The London International Air Post Exhibition,imperforate sheet of 12 blue/grey publicity labels advertising the exhibition, lightly mounted mint..
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Lot Number: 746
Date: Vignettes, etiquettes, labels
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The London International Air Post Exhibition,perforate sheet of 12 blue/grey publicity labels advertising the exhibition, lightly mounted on two labels.
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Lot Number: 747
Date: Vignettes, etiquettes, labels
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: The London International Air Post Exhibition,perforate sheet of 12 grey publicity labels advertising the exhibition, unmounted mint.
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Lot Number: 748
Date: Vignettes, etiquettes, labels
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: UK Internal Airlines 1933, Portsmouth, Southsea & Isle of Wight label (one flight only), and Great Western Railway 3d label. Displayed on album page.Image.
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