Detail : Lot 173

Lot No: 173
Date: 1971, Jan 20
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: 1971 British Postal Strike Emergency Airmail Service January to March 1971, 'Outer Islands Private Local Postal Service', Land's End Airport (Penzance 9 miles) to Scilly Isles cancelled due to bad weather, plain cover franked LPS 10/- canc large green dated hand stamp initialled by local postmaster, typed 'Express' with 'Emergency/Strike Service', 'Delayed by Bad Weather', 'Airport Closed/2pm Bad Weather' cachets on front, and large 'Land's End Airport' cachet verso. Attractive and uncommon.

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(GB Internal) 1971 British Postal Strike Emergency Airmail Service January to March 1971, 'Outer Islands Private Local Postal Service', Land's End Airport (Penzance 9 miles)  to Scilly Isles cancelled due to bad weather, plain cover franked LPS 10/- canc large green dated hand stamp initialled by local postmaster, typed 'Express' with 'Emergency/Strike Service', 'Delayed by Bad Weather', 'Airport Closed/2pm Bad Weather' cachets on front, and large 'Land's End Airport' cachet verso. Attractive and uncommon.
(GB Internal) 1971 British Postal Strike Emergency Airmail Service January to March 1971, 'Outer Islands Private Local Postal Service', Land's End Airport (Penzance 9 miles)  to Scilly Isles cancelled due to bad weather, plain cover franked LPS 10/- canc large green dated hand stamp initialled by local postmaster, typed 'Express' with 'Emergency/Strike Service', 'Delayed by Bad Weather', 'Airport Closed/2pm Bad Weather' cachets on front, and large 'Land's End Airport' cachet verso. Attractive and uncommon.