Detail: Lot 309

Lot No: 309
Date: 1934, Mar 1
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Madagascar

Description: Madagascar to French Congo, TAMATIVE to BRAZZAVILLE, bs 4/4, Posted 1/3 then train to Tananarive, then by postal van and river barge to the port of Majunga, bs 7/3, then by the Messageries Maritimes paquebot to Dar es Salaam bs 12/3, then by Wilson Airways to Nairobi where transferred to Imperial Airways Africa southbound service AS158 on Amalthea which arrived at Dodma 14/3, on by rail to Kigoma, on by lake steamer to surface Albertville 16/3 (b/s), then by road/rail/river to Costermansville 23/3 (b/s) and , Stanleyville 30/3 March (b/s), and then bt Sabena inland air service to Brazzaville b/s 4/4. Plain cover franked F4.50 for 50c Colonial and double air fee of F2. Superb item with six transit date stamps. Ex Proud.

Bid:
(Madagascar) Madagascar to French Congo, TAMATIVE to BRAZZAVILLE, bs 4/4, Posted 1/3 then train to Tananarive, then by postal van and river barge to the port of Majunga, bs 7/3, then by the Messageries Maritimes paquebot to Dar es Salaam bs 12/3, then by Wilson Airways to Nairobi where transferred to Imperial Airways Africa southbound service AS158 on Amalthea which arrived at Dodma 14/3, on by rail to Kigoma, on by lake steamer to surface Albertville 16/3 (b/s), then by road/rail/river to Costermansville 23/3 (b/s) and , Stanleyville 30/3 March (b/s), and then bt Sabena inland air service to Brazzaville b/s 4/4. Plain cover franked F4.50 for 50c Colonial and double air fee of F2. Superb item with six transit date stamps. Ex Proud.
(Madagascar) Madagascar to French Congo, TAMATIVE to BRAZZAVILLE, bs 4/4, Posted 1/3 then train to Tananarive, then by postal van and river barge to the port of Majunga, bs 7/3, then by the Messageries Maritimes paquebot to Dar es Salaam bs 12/3, then by Wilson Airways to Nairobi where transferred to Imperial Airways Africa southbound service AS158 on Amalthea which arrived at Dodma 14/3, on by rail to Kigoma, on by lake steamer to surface Albertville 16/3 (b/s), then by road/rail/river to Costermansville 23/3 (b/s) and , Stanleyville 30/3 March (b/s), and then bt Sabena inland air service to Brazzaville b/s 4/4. Plain cover franked F4.50 for 50c Colonial and double air fee of F2. Superb item with six transit date stamps. Ex Proud.