Detail: Lot 264

Lot No: 264
Date: 1932, Jul 13
Est. price: £30.00
Category: GB External

Description: The St. Lawrence Seaway Airmail Service, Imperial Airways service for the Ottawa Conference, attractive red/white/blue Philatelic Magazine cover, franked 2 1/2d, London to Ottawa, bs 18/7, carried by from London to Cherbourg by Imperial Airways plane "Wessex"; Cherbourg to Red Bay by the "Empress of Britain"; Red Bay to Havre by hydravion 'Bellanca'; Havre to Rimouski by flying boat, and Rimouski to Ottawa 'par avion Fairchild. Reduced normal sea voyage time by 1/3rd. See Newall 32.17.

Bid:
(GB External) The St. Lawrence Seaway Airmail Service, Imperial Airways service for the Ottawa Conference, attractive red/white/blue Philatelic Magazine cover, franked 2 1/2d, London to Ottawa, bs 18/7, carried by from London to Cherbourg by Imperial Airways plane "Wessex"; Cherbourg to Red Bay by the "Empress of Britain"; Red Bay to Havre by hydravion 'Bellanca'; Havre to Rimouski by flying boat, and Rimouski to Ottawa 'par avion Fairchild. Reduced normal sea voyage time by 1/3rd.  See Newall 32.17.
(GB External) The St. Lawrence Seaway Airmail Service, Imperial Airways service for the Ottawa Conference, attractive red/white/blue Philatelic Magazine cover, franked 2 1/2d, London to Ottawa, bs 18/7, carried by from London to Cherbourg by Imperial Airways plane "Wessex"; Cherbourg to Red Bay by the "Empress of Britain"; Red Bay to Havre by hydravion 'Bellanca'; Havre to Rimouski by flying boat, and Rimouski to Ottawa 'par avion Fairchild. Reduced normal sea voyage time by 1/3rd.  See Newall 32.17.