By Category: Tanganyika

Lot Number: 456
Date: 1930, Dec 2
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Tanganyika Government Air Service, RETURN F/F KOROGWE TO DAR ES SALAAM SERVICE, bs 2/12, registered (label) cover addressed to Cota, HQ, King's African Rifles, franked KGV 1/-, canc Korogwe cds, three line "'By/First Air Mail/ms 'Korogwe to DaresSalaam" cacher, and framed 'Par Avion/Tanganyika Territory' hs, P9 McQueen. Francis Field authentication hs verso. 47 flown, see Colley 2nd Ed p40. SCARCE.
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Lot Number: 457
Date: 1931, Oct 21
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Tanganyika Government Feeder Service, Dar es Salaam to Mombasa via Tanga and Zanzibar, F/F Tanga to Mombasa, bs 21/10, registered (label) Cota cover addressed to HQ, Kings African Rifles, franked 65c, nice strike oval blue 'Tanganyika Territory/Feeder Service' hs, typed endorsement "First Air Mail/ Dar es Salaam-Zanzibar-Tanga-Mombassa/By Tanganyika Government Aeroplane", blue green/black 'Par Avion/Tanganyika Territory' etiquette. Small mail.
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Lot Number: 458
Date: 1932, Aug 18
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: East African coastal route feeder service, Dar es Salaam to Nairobi via Zanzibar, Tanga and Mombasa, first flight Wilson Airways Tanga to Nairobi bs 20/8, plain cover franked 35 cents, boxed 'Feeder Service' and 'By Airmail/Par Avion' cachets. Only 29 covers carried.
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Lot Number: 459
Date: 1932, Aug 19
Est. price: £16.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: East African Coastal Feeder Service by Wilson Airways Ltd.. The route was from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam via Mombasa, Kenya and Zanzibar. Return flight Tanga to Nairobi , bs 20/8, airmail etiquette cover franked 35 cents, boxed Feeder Service' handstamp. Only 29 covers carried from Tanga to Nairobi.
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Lot Number: 460
Date: 1934, Oct 18
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Dar es Salaam to Mombassa, nice example of commercial mail carried on the coastal feeder service operated by Wilson Airways Ltd, etiquette cover correctly rated 35 cents, that rate being introduced with effect from March 1st 1932. Boxed boxed feeder service handstamp used in Tanganyika.
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Lot Number: 461
Date: 1934, Nov 22
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Wilson Airways, Dar es Salaam to Tanga, bs 22/11, airmail cover franked 35c, violet framed 'Feeder Service, bearing six signatures including three well known Wilson Airways pilots, WM Bawden, AN Francombe and A Noon, also ? CF Morris, FD Winglet and C Swynnerton the world famous tsetse fly scientist who died in a de Havilland Leopard Moth plane crash four years later on 8 June 1938. Accompanying this cover is a newspaper cutting reporting the accident and that WM Bawden, the pilot was also killed. Exlaining six signatures on an apparently routine internal air cover flown four years earlier, including those of three well known pilots and a world famous scientist who all worked in Tanganyika, will not only be an exciting challenge but one which, if successful, will likely add significant value to this unusual item.
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Lot Number: 462
Date: 1956, Mar 03
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: East African Airways, F/F Dar es Salaam to Ndola (Northern Rhodesia), bs 3/3, red/white/blue souvenir 'map of route' cover, 220x100mm, franked 35c. An elusive item
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