Sunday, 9 October 2016

Cardwell

Cardwell post office, 40 km south of Tully, opened on 10 July 1864
  • Chalon registered postage stamp - rated 3R
  • Registered Handstamp on a Sideface - small type rated 2R
  • Registered Label in black on a Sideface rated 3R
  • Registered Label in red on a Sideface rated 3R

Cardwell Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 47) rated 3R


Cardwell Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 47) rated 3R


Cardwell Registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R


Cardwell Registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R. Seen on Ebay

Cardwell Registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R and a Registered Label in black rated 3R. Dated 4 August 1910. Ex Ron Butler. The registered handstamp is indistinct and under the registered label, indicating that the label was affixed after the handstamp

Cardwell Registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R and a Registered Label in red rated 3R. Dated 2 November 1911. Ex Ron Butler. The dates of the red and black registered handstamp examples shown here for this post office indicated that the black label was used first


Cardwell Registered Label in red rated 3R. Seen in Prestige Philately auction no 179 lot no 1297

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