Saturday, 23 June 2018

Townsville

Townsville post office, 72 km north west of Ayre, opened on 1 January 1866
  • Chalon registered postage stamp - rated 2R
  • Registered handstamp on a Sideface - small type rated 3R
  • R in oval registered handstamp () on a Sideface rated Common
  • Registered datestamp type 1(framed oval datestamp 24 mm in diameter with the date on two lines) on a Sideface rated Common. Dates seen are 30 May 1898 to 11 March 1902. Several 1905 examples have also been seen on covers incorrectly dated 1895
  • Registered datestamp type 2 (framed circular datestamp 30 mm in diameter with the date on one line) on a Large Chalon rated 2R. Dates seen are 30 August 1906 to 27 February 1909
  • Registered datestamp type 2 (framed circular datestamp 30 mm in diameter with the date on one line) on a Sideface rated Rare. Dates seen are 20 November 1902 to 30 December 1908
  • Registered datestamp type 3 (framed circular datestamp 24 mm in diameter with the date on one line) on a Sideface rated 3R. Dates seen are 24 November 1910 onwards
  • Registered Label in black on a Sideface rated 3R
  • Registered Label in red on a Sideface rated 3R

Townsville Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 59) rated 2R

Townsville Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 59) rated 2R

Townsville Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 59) rated 2R. Seen on Ebay

Townsville Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 59) rated 2R. Seen on Ebay

Townsville Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 59) rated 2R. Seen on Ebay

Townsville Chalon registered postage stamp (numeral 59) rated 2R


Townsville Registered Handstamp on a Sideface rated 3R


Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 30 May 1898 and rated common 

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 30 January 1900 and rated common 

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 13 September 1900 and rated common 

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 11 June 1900 and rated common 


Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common. Dated 7 August 1893. Seen at Spink auction no 14015 lot no 2351. Ex Griffiths

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common. Dated 4 November 1899


Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 23 October 1899 and rated common. Seen on Ebay

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 11 March 1901and rated common. Seen at Grosvenor Auction no 55 

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 1 on a Sideface dated 11 March 1902 and rated common. Seen at Spink auction no 12043 lot no 1362. Ex Griffiths 


Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface dated 11 April 1905 and rated Rare. Seen at Eastern auctions


Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface dated 31 December 1903 and rated Rare. Seen in a private collection

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface dated 15 October 1904 and rated Rare. Seen in the collection of Dr Andrew Mortlock

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface dated 14 August 1905 and rated Rare. Seen in the collection of Dr Andrew Mortlock

Townsville R in oval registered handstamp on a Sideface rated Common with a Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface dated 19 October 1905 and rated Rare. Seen on Ebay



Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Large Chalon rated 2R. Dated 29 December 1906

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Large Chalon rated 2R. Dated 12 November 1908

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Large Chalon rated 2R. Dated October 1906

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Large Chalon rated 2R. Dated 30 August 1906. Seen in Prestige Philately auction no 152

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Large Chalon rated 2R. Dated 27 February 1909. Seen on Ebay


Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Common. Dated 30 December 1908


Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Common. Dated 20 November 1902. Courtesy of Dr Andrew Mortlock

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Rare. Dated 17 October 1904. Seen in Spink auction no 14015 lot no 2371

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Rare. Dated 17 September 1906. Seen in Spink auction no 14015 lot no 2371


Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Rare. Dated 8 September 1903. Seen in Smithies

Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Rare. Dated 12 October 1908. Seen in a private collection


Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Rare. Dated 13 October 1905. Seen in a private collection


Townsville registered datestamp type 3 on a Sideface rated 3R. Dated 15 June 1911. Courtesy of Dr Andrew Mortlock. Ex Griffiths



Townsville registered datestamp type 3 on a Postage Due rated 3R. Dated October 1911


Townsville Registered Label in black rated 3R with a Townsville registered datestamp type 3 on a Sideface rated 3R and dated 24 November 1910. Seen at Prestige Philately auction no 179 lot no 1296

Townsville Registered Label in black rated 3R with a Townsville registered datestamp type 2 on a Sideface rated Rare and dated 21 April 1909. Seen on Ebay


Townsville Registered Label in red rated 3R with a Townsville registered datestamp type 3 on a Sideface rated 3R and dated 27 June 1912. Seen at Phoenix auction no 10

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