Detail : Lot 165

Lot No: 165
Date: 1932, Oct 01
Est. price: £30.00
Category: GB External

Description: F/F alternative route London to Bahrain Island, no arrival ds, commercial registered (label) franked 9d, ms 'England-India Route'. Difficulties with the Persian government necessitated a route change from the southern shores of Persia to the northern shores of Arabia, rated 120pts by Newall. Written up and mounted on album page with picture of HP42 'Hadrian' and original four line Reuter press cutting announcing new route.

Bid:
(GB External) F/F alternative route London to Bahrain Island,  no arrival ds, commercial registered (label)  franked 9d, ms 'England-India Route'. Difficulties with the Persian government necessitated a route change from the southern shores of Persia to the northern shores of Arabia, rated 120pts by Newall. Written up and mounted on album page with picture of HP42 'Hadrian' and original four line Reuter press cutting announcing new route.