By Category: Tanganyika

Lot Number: 629
Date: 1930, Dec 2
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Tanganyika Government Air Service, F/F Korogwe to Dar es Salaam, bs 2/12, registered (label) cover addressed to 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 item.
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Lot Number: 630
Date: 1930, Dec 24
Est. price: £55.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Tanganyika Govt Air Service, first direct flight Dar es Salaam to Tanga, bs 56/12 , registered cover with Dar es Salaam registration label, boxed violet "Par Avion/By Airmail/ Tanganyika Territory" hs (P 9 McQueen), violet ms/typed endorsement ms "Direct" typed "By First Air Mail Dar es Salaam to Tanga". franked pair Tanganyika 30c x2. 70 flown (Colley 2 Ed p40).
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Lot Number: 631
Date: 1931, Oct 21
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Dar es Salaam to England, bs 31/10, carried on Tanganyika Government Feeder Service from Dar es Salaam to Mombasa, by train to Nairobi, by Wilson Airways to Kisumu, to connect with Imperial Airways flight AN33 to London. Registered (label) cover, correctly rated 120c, nice strike oval blue 'Tanganyika Territory/Feeder Service' hs, tying registration label, typed endorsement "First Air Mail/ Dar es Salaam-Zanzibar-Tanga-Mombasa/By Tanganyika Government Aeroplane", blue green/black 'Par Avion/Tanganyika Territory' etiquette. Scarce item with great routing..
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Lot Number: 632
Date: 1931, Oct 21
Est. price: £75.00
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: 633
Date: 1931, Oct 21
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Tanganyika Government Feeder Service, Dar es Salaam to Mombasa via Tanga and Zanzibar, F/F Dar es Salaam to Tanga, 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: 634
Date: 1931, Nov 5
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Moshi to Nairobi, bs 12/11, via Tanga 9/10, registered (label) airmail cover correctly franked 65c (35c postage air fee + 30c registration), green/black 'Par Avion/Tanganyika Territory etiquette, violet oval 'Tanganyika Government/Feeder Service' hs. Carried by rail to Tanga to catch air service to Mombasa, then train to Nairobi. A nice non philatelic item with great routing. You can track it in Wingent's Africa book.
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Lot Number: 635
Date: 1931, Nov 10
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Scarce triple rate Tanga to Mombasa, legal cover, 21x10cm, embossed A&N Clark, Avocate, carried on the 4th flight of the Tanganyika Government's air mail service, triple franked 1S 05 (3x35c), green/black 'Par Avion/Tanganyika Territory etiquette, violet oval 'Tanganyika Government/Feeder Service' hs.
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Lot Number: 636
Date: 1932, Jan 22
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Dar es Salaam to England, 2/2 pencil arrival notation verso, carried on last Tanganyika Government flight Dar es Salaam to Mombasa, then by Imperial Airways flight AN46 from Kisumu to London, commercial cover correctly rated 85c (20c feeder service and 65 Kisumu to UK), violet oval 'Feeder Servce' and framed 'By Air Mail' hs's, seee Wingent's Africa handbook..
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Lot Number: 637
Date: 1932, Aug 19
Est. price: £35.00
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 Dar es Salaam 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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