1899 (29 Dec) No stamps available Field Post Office 1; Cover to Scotland endorsed 'On active service stamps not obtainable' cancelled with first distribution FIELD POST OFFICE / BRITISH ARMY S. AFRICA / 1/ 29 DE / 99 CDS from the Staff Advanced Depot located at De Aar, and on arrival postage due T h/s applied with 1d F.B struck twice in black alongside, various soils and marks and part of flap on reverse missing otherwise sound.
1900 (8 Sep) Greetings from Pretoria, pictorial postcard on Transvaal 1d postal stationery card uprated with ½d VRI used to Johannesburg and tied FIELD POST OFFICE / 17 / BRITISH ARMY SERVICE. A few paper or hinge marks otherwise fine.
1900 (8 Sep) Reminiscence of the 1895 Revolution, private pictorial postcard of the Australian Brigade on the back on Transvaal 1d postal stationery card uprated with another 1d used to Johannesburg and tied FIELD POST OFFICE / 17 / BRITISH ARMY SERVICE. A few paper or hinge marks otherwise fine.
1960's-90's Approx. one fifty covers a number posted off shore in various world locations. Includes 1986 posted at sea Southern tip of Africa Pelagic Fish Research, 1986 Soviet/Spanish participation posted at sea, 1983 Posted off Gough Island.
1960's-90's Approx. one fifty covers a number posted off shore in various world locations. Includes 1981 posted at sea off Prince Edward Island, 1981 Gough Island expedition, 1984 Posted Southern Tip of Africa and 1978 last relief voyage to Sanae.
1980's Twenty-one government covers posted off shore in various world locations. Includes 1982 posted at sea from the MV SA Agulhas at Gough Island, 1980 South African National Antarctic Expedition, 1978 Department of Weather Office South Atlantic and 1983 Emergency Causality Evacuation from Marion Island. Very interesting collection.
Unmounted mint collection of blacks and strips mainly with imprints or sheet markings for S. Africa 1979-1988, homelands including SWA 1981-3, Transkei, Bophuthatswana, Venda & Ciskei all 1981-1985 all in multi u/m blocks of 4 or strips etc, huge quantity well over 1500+.
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