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8d prepaid letter from Newcastle-on-Tyne on 13.4.1844 endorsed ”p. steamer from Hull to Hamburg” to Altona. On reverse green transit marking HULL SHIP-LETTER on 15.4.1844 and arrival cds. K.D.O.P.A. Altona on 18.4.1844. Only charged 4 Lsk. = 12 4/5 sk. Elbe postage to be paid by recipient. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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8d prepaid letter from Newcastle-on-Tyne on 13.4.1844 endorsed ”p. steamer from Hull to Hamburg” to Altona. On reverse green transit marking HULL SHIP-LETTER on 15.4.1844 and arrival cds. K.D.O.P.A. Altona on 18.4.1844. Only charged 4 Lsk. = 12 4/5 sk. Elbe postage to be paid by recipient. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
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8d prepaid letter from Newcastle-on-Tyne on 27.5.1846 endorsed ”Via Hamburg Hull Steamer” to Bellevue on isle of Fehmarn, Holstein. Transit blue HULL SHIP-LETTER on 28.5.1846 and ALTONA SCHIFFS-BRIEF. Charged double Elbe postage 8 Lsk. = 25 3/5 sk. Total of 27 3/5 sk. due paid by recipient. Signed Carl H. Lange – ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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8d prepaid letter from Newcastle-on-Tyne on 27.5.1846 endorsed ”Via Hamburg Hull Steamer” to Bellevue on isle of Fehmarn, Holstein. Transit blue HULL SHIP-LETTER on 28.5.1846 and ALTONA SCHIFFS-BRIEF. Charged double Elbe postage 8 Lsk. = 25 3/5 sk. Total of 27 3/5 sk. due paid by recipient. Signed Carl H. Lange – ex. Mark Lorentzen.
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10d prepaid imposed combined packet rate ship-letter from Sunderland on 19.3.1847 endorsed ”via Hull” to Rendsburg in Schleswig. Transit HULL SHIP-LETTER on 20.3.1847 and ALTONA SCHIFFS-BRIEF. 10d imposed combined packet rate only lasted from 1.10.1846 to 18.8.1847. Charged Danish postage from Altona to Rendsburg of 18 sk. + 2 sk. delivery fee. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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10d prepaid imposed combined packet rate ship-letter from Sunderland on 19.3.1847 endorsed ”via Hull” to Rendsburg in Schleswig. Transit HULL SHIP-LETTER on 20.3.1847 and ALTONA SCHIFFS-BRIEF. 10d imposed combined packet rate only lasted from 1.10.1846 to 18.8.1847. Charged Danish postage from Altona to Rendsburg of 18 sk. + 2 sk. delivery fee. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 7

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10d prepaid imposed combined packet rate ship-letter from Newcastle-on-Tyne on 22.7.1847 endorsed ”via Hull” to Copenhagen, Denmark. Transit HULL SHIP-LETTER on 23.7.1847 and SCHIFFSBRIEF-POST HAMBURG on 26.7.1847. 10d imposed combined packet rate only lasted from 1.10.1846 to 18.8.1847. In spite of pre-payment of 10d charged 4 Lsk. = 13 sk. Elbe postage and Danish postage from Altona to Copenhagen 29 sk. + 2 sk. delivery fee. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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10d prepaid imposed combined packet rate ship-letter from Newcastle-on-Tyne on 22.7.1847 endorsed ”via Hull” to Copenhagen, Denmark. Transit HULL SHIP-LETTER on 23.7.1847 and SCHIFFSBRIEF-POST HAMBURG on 26.7.1847. 10d imposed combined packet rate only lasted from 1.10.1846 to 18.8.1847. In spite of pre-payment of 10d charged 4 Lsk. = 13 sk. Elbe postage and Danish postage from Altona to Copenhagen 29 sk. + 2 sk. delivery fee. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 8

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Unpaid ship-letter from Hull on 9.9.1847 endorsed ”p. Helen McGregor” to Thisted, Denmark. Blue transit HULL SHIP-LETTER on 9.9.1847 and K.D.P.A. Altona on 11.9.1847. Charged 6d = 22½ sk. British and 22½ sk. Danish postage Altona to Thisted = 2 sk. delivery fee = total 47 sk. Carried on the paddle steamer “Helen MacGregor” from Hull to Hamburg. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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Unpaid ship-letter from Hull on 9.9.1847 endorsed ”p. Helen McGregor” to Thisted, Denmark. Blue transit HULL SHIP-LETTER on 9.9.1847 and K.D.P.A. Altona on 11.9.1847. Charged 6d = 22½ sk. British and 22½ sk. Danish postage Altona to Thisted = 2 sk. delivery fee = total 47 sk. Carried on the paddle steamer “Helen MacGregor” from Hull to Hamburg. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 9

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1 sh. prepaid letter from Hull endorsed ”Wictoria St.” with blue HULL SHIP-LETTER on 18.7.1851 to Elsinore, Denmark. Wrongly charges as unpaid letter from GB via Hamburg with 45 sk. Danish postage due. Sent via the steamship “Wictoria”. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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1 sh. prepaid letter from Hull endorsed ”Wictoria St.” with blue HULL SHIP-LETTER on 18.7.1851 to Elsinore, Denmark. Wrongly charges as unpaid letter from GB via Hamburg with 45 sk. Danish postage due. Sent via the steamship “Wictoria”. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 15

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2 sh. prepaid double weight letter from Hull endorsed p. Steamer “Director” with blue HULL SHIP-LETTER on 17.5.1851 to Elsinore, Denmark. Wrongly charges as unpaid double weight letter from GB via Hamburg with 90 sk. Danish postage due. Sent via the steamship “Director”. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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2 sh. prepaid double weight letter from Hull endorsed p. Steamer “Director” with blue HULL SHIP-LETTER on 17.5.1851 to Elsinore, Denmark. Wrongly charges as unpaid double weight letter from GB via Hamburg with 90 sk. Danish postage due. Sent via the steamship “Director”. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 16

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2 sh. prepaid double weight letter from Hull endorsed p. Hull Steamer “Eagle” with red HULL SHIP-LETTER on 9.5.1854 to forwarding agent N. P. Kirck in Elsinore, Denmark. Wrongly charged as unpaid double weight letter from GB via Ostende and Hamburg to Denmark = 78 sk. From content of letter: “Two letters enclosed for Sweden, which we request you to forward & post…”. Mounted on exhibition page – ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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2 sh. prepaid double weight letter from Hull endorsed p. Hull Steamer “Eagle” with red HULL SHIP-LETTER on 9.5.1854 to forwarding agent N. P. Kirck in Elsinore, Denmark. Wrongly charged as unpaid double weight letter from GB via Ostende and Hamburg to Denmark = 78 sk. From content of letter: “Two letters enclosed for Sweden, which we request you to forward & post…”. Mounted on exhibition page – ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 17

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Stampless unpaid ship-letter from Leith landed in Altona and forwarded with 4 sk. Dotted Spandrels tied by numeral “113” from Altona on 11.5.1854 to Frederikshavn, Danmark. Letter charged the Danish foreign letter share of 9 sk. – with a credit of the 4 sk. stamp – and endorsed “5” sk. postage due. Only recorded 5 sk. postage due letter from GB. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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Stampless unpaid ship-letter from Leith landed in Altona and forwarded with 4 sk. Dotted Spandrels tied by numeral “113” from Altona on 11.5.1854 to Frederikshavn, Danmark. Letter charged the Danish foreign letter share of 9 sk. – with a credit of the 4 sk. stamp – and endorsed “5” sk. postage due. Only recorded 5 sk. postage due letter from GB. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 18

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Unpaid Consignees Letter from ship arriving from Hull with Danish antiqua cds. SKIBSBREV * KIØBENHAVN * on 4.8.1865 to Copenhagen. 10 sk. postage due. Very short lived postal rate – 1.8.-27.8.1865. Unique object. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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Unpaid Consignees Letter from ship arriving from Hull with Danish antiqua cds. SKIBSBREV * KIØBENHAVN * on 4.8.1865 to Copenhagen. 10 sk. postage due. Very short lived postal rate – 1.8.-27.8.1865. Unique object. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 20

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Stampless unpaid ship-letter from Gateshead with Danish antiqua cds. SKIBSBREV * KIØBENHAVN * on 26.10.1865 to Copenhagen. Charged “12” sk. postage due. Special short lived postal rate 28.8.-31.10.1865. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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Stampless unpaid ship-letter from Gateshead with Danish antiqua cds. SKIBSBREV * KIØBENHAVN * on 26.10.1865 to Copenhagen. Charged “12” sk. postage due. Special short lived postal rate 28.8.-31.10.1865. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 21

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1 sh. Victoria single on letter from London on 4.6.1860 tied by numeral cancel ”19” endorsed “via Ostende” to Elsinore, Denmark. Rate 10½d and overfranked with 1½d. Ex. Mark Lorentzen

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1 sh. Victoria single on letter from London on 4.6.1860 tied by numeral cancel ”19” endorsed “via Ostende” to Elsinore, Denmark. Rate 10½d and overfranked with 1½d. Ex. Mark Lorentzen
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1sh 7½d prepaid registered letter from Southampton on 25.8.1860 via London and Hamburg to Elsinore, Denmark. British (crown)/Registered markings in both red and black and Danish endorsement “NB”. Ex. Mark Lorentzen

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1sh 7½d prepaid registered letter from Southampton on 25.8.1860 via London and Hamburg to Elsinore, Denmark. British (crown)/Registered markings in both red and black and Danish endorsement “NB”. Ex. Mark Lorentzen
Lot: 25

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9d Victoria plate 2 single on letter tied by duplex cds. Newcastle-on-Tyne/”545” on 23.4.1863 endorsed “via Ostende” via Hamburg to Copenhagen, Denmark. Reduced rate from 1.1.1863 to 14.8.1865. Cert. Sergio Sismondo. Mounted on exhibition page – ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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9d Victoria plate 2 single on letter tied by duplex cds. Newcastle-on-Tyne/”545” on 23.4.1863 endorsed “via Ostende” via Hamburg to Copenhagen, Denmark. Reduced rate from 1.1.1863 to 14.8.1865. Cert. Sergio Sismondo. Mounted on exhibition page – ex. Mark Lorentzen.
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4d Victoria plate 7 in pair on 8d franked letter tied by duplex cds. Wolverhampton/”905” on 26.10.1865 endorsed “via Ostende” to Copenhagen, Denmark. Blue transit marking AUS ENGLAND PER AACHEN * FRANCO * on 28.10.1865. Rare short-lived postal 8d rate from 14.8. to 1.11.1865 – only 2½ months. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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4d Victoria plate 7 in pair on 8d franked letter tied by duplex cds. Wolverhampton/”905” on 26.10.1865 endorsed “via Ostende” to Copenhagen, Denmark. Blue transit marking AUS ENGLAND PER AACHEN * FRANCO * on 28.10.1865. Rare short-lived postal 8d rate from 14.8. to 1.11.1865 – only 2½ months. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
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9d Victoria plate 2 single on letter tied by duplex Hull/”383” on 12.9.1865 via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. Blue transit marking AUS ENGLAND PER AACHEN * FRANCO * on 14.9.1865. Rare short-lived 8d postal rate from 14.8. to 1.11.1865 – only 2½ months. Overpaid 1d Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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9d Victoria plate 2 single on letter tied by duplex Hull/”383” on 12.9.1865 via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. Blue transit marking AUS ENGLAND PER AACHEN * FRANCO * on 14.9.1865. Rare short-lived 8d postal rate from 14.8. to 1.11.1865 – only 2½ months. Overpaid 1d Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 28

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4d Victoria plate 9 single on letter tied by duplex cds. Newcastle-on-Tyne/”545” on 10.9.1867 via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. 4d rate for letters in closed bags from GB to Denmark 1865-73. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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4d Victoria plate 9 single on letter tied by duplex cds. Newcastle-on-Tyne/”545” on 10.9.1867 via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. 4d rate for letters in closed bags from GB to Denmark 1865-73. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 30

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1d (2) plate 122 and 2d Victoria plate 13 on letter tied by duplex cds. Glasgow/”159” on 2.5.1870 via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. 4d rate for letters in closed bags from GB to Denmark 1865-73. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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1d (2) plate 122 and 2d Victoria plate 13 on letter tied by duplex cds. Glasgow/”159” on 2.5.1870 via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. 4d rate for letters in closed bags from GB to Denmark 1865-73. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
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1d plate 107 and 3d plate 5 Victoria on letter tied by duplex cds. Manchester/”498” endorsed “via Ostende” via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. Good combination of the 4d rate. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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1d plate 107 and 3d plate 5 Victoria on letter tied by duplex cds. Manchester/”498” endorsed “via Ostende” via London to Copenhagen, Denmark. Good combination of the 4d rate. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 32

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Stampless 4d paid in cash letter with red cds. London Paid on 22.5.1872 endorsed “via Ostende” to Copenhagen, Denmark. Unusual late example of prepayment in cash of letter. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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Stampless 4d paid in cash letter with red cds. London Paid on 22.5.1872 endorsed “via Ostende” to Copenhagen, Denmark. Unusual late example of prepayment in cash of letter. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 33

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2d plate 13 and 6d plate 8 Victoria on 8d franked double weight letter tied by duplex cds. Newcastle-on-Tyne/”545” on 8.9.1870 endorsed “via Ostende” to Knabstrup pr. Holbæk, Denmark. Danish lapidar cds. Holbek on 12.9.1870. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.

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2d plate 13 and 6d plate 8 Victoria on 8d franked double weight letter tied by duplex cds. Newcastle-on-Tyne/”545” on 8.9.1870 endorsed “via Ostende” to Knabstrup pr. Holbæk, Denmark. Danish lapidar cds. Holbek on 12.9.1870. Ex. Mark Lorentzen.
Lot: 34

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