100 Years of the New Hebrides   1892 - 1992

3.  First Definitive Series and Provisional Surcharges

 

3.1.  First British Definitives (MCA and Script CA)

1924 Cover to Denmark

3.1.  First British Definitives (MCA and Script CA)

Although the new UPU rates of 50 centimes international letter rate and 50 centimes registration had come into effect on 1 May 1924, letters were still franked at the old rates until some time in 1926.

 Here we have 6d paying the old 3d foreign letter rate, 3d registration.  This registered letter from Vila, New Hebrides to Rønne, Denmark is postmarked 6 June 1924 (PCH T7 canceller).

British 1921 Multiple Script CA watermark issue. English Type R2 registration label.
Backstamped with Ronne (29 July 1924) receiving cancel.

N.F. Gobjerg was a stamp collector from Rønne on the island of Borholm in the Baltic Sea, south of Sweden.


1.1.  NSW Postal Agency        100 Years of the New Hebrides, 1892-1992        3.1.  First British Definitives (MCA and Script CA)