Detail : Lot 157

Lot No: 157
Date: 1927, Sep 29
Est. price: £85.00
Category: GB External

Description: GB to Kenya,carried on Captain Gladstone's last flight Khartoum to Kisumu 17/10,airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d posted from London, Notting Hill cds, red 'Kenya-Sudan/Oct 17/27/Air Mail' cachet, ms 'By first experimental/air mail. Cairo-Uganda/and Kenya 29.9.27'. Newall states "only 8 posted from London", ref 27.19c, 160 units. From General R. Ridgeway to GRF Martin, Asst. PMG Nairobi with original letter inside, see scans front and verso.

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(GB External) GB to Kenya,carried on Captain Gladstone's last flight Khartoum to Kisumu 17/10,airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d posted from London, Notting Hill cds, red 'Kenya-Sudan/Oct 17/27/Air Mail' cachet, ms 'By first experimental/air mail. Cairo-Uganda/and Kenya 29.9.27'.  Newall states "only 8 posted from London", ref 27.19c, 160 units. From General R. Ridgeway to GRF Martin, Asst. PMG Nairobi with original letter inside, see scans front and verso.
(GB External) GB to Kenya,carried on Captain Gladstone's last flight Khartoum to Kisumu 17/10,airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d posted from London, Notting Hill cds, red 'Kenya-Sudan/Oct 17/27/Air Mail' cachet, ms 'By first experimental/air mail. Cairo-Uganda/and Kenya 29.9.27'.  Newall states "only 8 posted from London", ref 27.19c, 160 units. From General R. Ridgeway to GRF Martin, Asst. PMG Nairobi with original letter inside, see scans front and verso.