Category Archives: Used Stamps

Upcoming Auction Summary

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20th March Auction Poster

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23rd February Auction Poster

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James&Sons 29th September Auction

In this auction we will be offering 682 lots of collectables:  Stamps and Postal History;  Medals and Mililtaria;  Coins and Tokens;  Antiquities;  Autographs;  Cigarette and Trade Cards;  and Postcards. Of particular interest to postal historians are six further letters from the Pengelly Collection, some of the earliest … Continue reading

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Bishop Marks

Following the restoration in 1660, Henry Bishop was made Postmaster General and granted the farm of the Post for £21,500 per year starting on the 25th June.The first type of British postmark was introduced in 1661, at the London Chief … Continue reading

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