Wednesday, 2 May 2018

St George

St George post office, 170 km west north west of Goondiwindi, opened on 1 January 1864
  • Chalon registered postage stamp - rated 3R
  • Single Line Framed Registered handstamp on a Sideface (43 x 7.5 mm) -  rated 2R
  • R in oval registered handstamp () on a Sideface rated 3R

St George Chalon registered postage stamp rated 3R. Seen on Ebay

St George single line registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R 


St George single line registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R. Dated 10 October 1904


St George single line registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R. Dated 14 June 1904. Courtesy of Dr Andrew Walker

St George single line registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R. Dated 28 May 1907. Seen on Ebay 

St George single line registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 2R. Dated 27 January 1905. Seen at Spink auction no 18047 lot no 102

St George single line registered Handstamp on a NSW cover rated 2R. Dated 30 March 1907. Seen on Ebay 

St George single line registered Handstamp on a NSW cover rated 2R. Dated 27 September 1904. Seen in a private collection

St George R in oval registered handstamp rated 2R 

St George R in oval registered handstamp rated 2R 


I have also come across this example which could be a registered marking. However more examples needs to be seen, especially tied or on cover, to be certain


And another example, from the L'Estrange Collection in the Queensland Museum, courtesy of Dave Elsmore

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