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1940 to 1959

 

Cat. No.

1940-010     10 Jan 1940   Centenary of Uniform Penny Postage
        01      Cover   1d. Paid or Meter stamps        Robson Lowe series:
                             11 locations traced
        02      Postcard        Rowland Hill    By Stamp Collecting

1940-124    3 May 1940   27th Philatelic Congress, Bournemouth
        01      Souv. sheet     1d. black reproduction  2 colours
        02      Booklet London handstruck marks
        03      Cover   (1) Royal portraits
        04      Cover   (2) Mulready facsimile
        05      Postmark        4-6 May sp.pmk 287

1940-127A  6 May 1940   Stamp Centenary Exhibition, London W1
        01      Souv. sheet     (1) QV Chalon portrait  Perkins Bacon, 2 colours
        02      Souv. sheet     Sheet 01 optd for Red Cross
        03      Souv. sheet     (2) Tower Bridge, 1d. black, Boadicea, Red Cross  
                                       Waterlow, 5 colours
        04      Specimen       Sheet 03 specimen perfin, no Red Cross  BPB Sep 1989
                                       p.13
        05      Cover   (1) Royal Phc Soc, buff
        06      Cover   (2) Royal Phc Soc, blue Airmail
        07      Cover   (3) RPSL buff, Red Cross opt
        08      Cover   (4) Chalon Head Perkins Bacon
        09      Postmark        6-14 May sp.pmk 289 in red

1940-127B   6 May 1940   Adhesive Postage Stamp Centy Exh, Bournemouth
        01      Souv. sheet     Engraved 1d. black, Maltese Cross
        02      Cover   Illustrated as souv. sheet 01
        03      Postmark        6-11 May sp.pmk 288

1940-127C  6 May 1940   Adhesive Stamp Centenary, Arbroath
        01      Cover   (1) Chalmers portrait head
        02      Cover   (2) Chalmers half-length  Folkestone Stp News Jun 1999/FDC025
        03      Cachet  Violet CDs

1942-350    15 Dec 1942   1st Anniversary New Polish Posts
        01      Souv. label     Letter Seal with aircraft pilot
        02      Postcard        Letters & Polish flag
        03      Postmark        (1) Merchant Navy Agency
        04      Postmark        (2) Polish Field Post No.1, purple

1943-297    23 Oct 1943   Sokol Exhibition, London
        01      Souv. sheet     As postcard 02 plus 2 postmarks Kralicek & Page hdbk
        02      Postcard        Prague/London scenes
        03      Postmark        Circ. Czech Field Post in red (28 Oct)
        04      Souv. folder    Charles Bridge, Prague  For rect. cachet 05
        05      Cachet  Rect. Czech Field Post in red (28 Oct)

1943-313    8 Nov 1943   Czechoslovak PS Exhibition, London SW1
        01      Souv. sheet     Czech stamp-like labels, perf   Kralicek & Page hdbk
        02      Pres. sheet     Sheet 01 for VIPs, imperf
        03      Souv. folder    With imperf sheet 02 signed by VIPs
        04      Specimen        Sheet 01 optd Specimen, new colours
        05      Cover   Impressed with sheet 01 design in blue
        06      Cachet  Slogan type, in green
        07      Facsimile       Sheet 01 facsimile on diplomas

1944-033    2 Feb 1944   25th Anniversary of Polish Posts, Glasgow
        01      Souv. folder    1943 Exile Govt. stamps affixed
        02      Postcard        (1) Polish stamps of 1919, 1943
        03      Postcard        (2) Optd propeller & Sikorski 1943-44

1944-040    9 Feb 1944   PHS Anti-Graham Dinner
        01      Cover   Mulready caricature     For invitation. Hudson Jun 90/R182, Dec 91
                  H120

1945-182     30 Jun 1945   1st Congress Assn Essex PSs, Southend
        01      Pmk postcard    Pier, inset Rochford 1d. post   
                                         Termed Convention subsequently

1946-135    14 May 1946   28th Philatelic Congress, Brighton
        01      Souv. sheet     Local views     4 colours
        02      Souv. folder    Folder for souv. sheets 01
        03      Cover   Royal Pavilion
        04      Cover   Cover 03 with Congress regd label
        05      Postmark        14-17 May sp.pmk 299

1946-167    15 Jun 1946   2nd Convention Assn Essex PSs, Leytonstone
        01      Cachet  Society location map, black     Inf. O.J.Simpson
        02      Cachet  Cachet 01 in green
        03      Specimen        Specimen cachet in red

1946-363    28 Dec 1946   British Philatelic Exhibition, London SW7
        01      Pub. label      Exhibition logo, large format

1947-063     3 Mar 1947   National Stamp Exhibition, London SW1
        01      Souv. label     2d. blue & heraldic animals
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 60 x label 01  Morgan 47A-01
        03      Cachet  Large red CDs

1947-173    21 Jun 1947   3rd Convention Assn Essex PSs, Chelmsford
        01      Cover   Paid 1d. Chelmsford mark
        02      Postcard        As cover 01     ?Pmk postcard

1947-253     9 Sep 1947   29th Philatelic Congress, Birmingham
        01      Souv. sheet     Local views     4 colours
        02      Souv. folder    Folder for souv. sheets 01
        03      Cover   Map of GB
        04      Pmk postcard    Birmingham postmarks    Set of 6
        05      Pmk inf.        Details of pmk postcards 04
        06      Postmark        9-12 Sep sp.pmk 306

1947-297    23 Oct 1947   British Philatelic Exhibition, London SW7
        01      Pub. label      Exhibition logo, small format
        02      Postcard        Exhibition logo

1947-325A   20 Nov 1947   British Philatelic Exhibition, Glasgow
        01      Pub. label      Exhibition logo, small format

1947-325B  20 Nov 1947   National Stamp Exhibition, Manchester
        01      Pub. label      Advert in red   Hudson Feb 90/N194
        02      Souv. sheet     Houldsworth Hall
        03      Postcard        Posted at BPE Manchester 1947   Hudson Aug 99/N90
        04      Cachet  Red CDs

1948-000    [Date] 1948   Derby PS
        01      Pub. label      Building, in brown, imperf
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 20 x label 01
        03      Souv. sheet     4 x label 01 in blue

1948-035     4 Feb 1948   British Philatelic Exhibition, Manchester
        01      Pub. label      Exhibition logo, small format   Hudson Mar 91/Z137

1948-106    15 Apr 1948   Swindon Stamp Exhibition
        01      Cover   Inscr Arms
        02      Cachet  Swindon PS triangle

1948-143    22 May 1948   4th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Loughton
        01      Cover   Post Goes and Coms      2 colours
        02      Postcard        As cover 01     Inf. O.J.Simpson

1948-146    25 May 1948   30th Philatelic Congress, Bournemouth
        01      Souv. sheet     Town seal       4 colours
        02      Folder  Folder for souv. sheets 01
        03      Cover   Town view
        04      Postmark        25-28 May sp.pmk 310

1948-259    15 Sep 1948   Aberdeen PS Exhibition
        01      Pub. label      Exhibition logo & details       2 colours
        02      Cover   Inscribed cover Op.pmks cds or AB in triangle

1948-297    23 Oct 1948   2nd Convention Yorkshire Phc Assn, Sheffield
        01      Meter   Meter slogan

1949-135    14 May 1949   5th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Colchester
        01      Cover   Postmark & mailcoach
        02      Cachet  Pre-event advert, green Inf. O.J.Simpson

1949-145    24 May 1949   31st Philatelic Congress, Southport
        01      Cover   Mulready & City arms    3 colours
        02      Postmark  24-27 May sp.pmk 318    Pmk "Manchester" for Socs;
                 Congress met Southport

1949-252     8 Sep 1949   Rushton PS Exhibition, Lincoln
        01      Pub. label      PUC 1  Morgan 49A-01; Chatfield 49.5
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 4 x label 01

 


1950-127     6 May 1950   London International Stamp Exhibition, W1
        01      Pub. label      St. George & dragon 5 colours. Exh held at Grosvenor
                  House, Park Lane
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 10 x label 01
        03      Souv. label     Exh symbol, Nicklin USA 4 colours; yell/dp blue reqd
        04      Sheet   Sheet of 15 x label 03, perf    Morgan 50A-11/18
        05      Sheet   Sheet of 15 x label 03, imperf  Morgan 50A-11/18
        06      Souv. sheet     Imperf classics        
        07      Specimen        Souv. sheet 06 optd Sample Not For Sale
        08      Proof   3 progressive proofs of souv. sheet 06
        09      Proof   Impression of "Sample" opt for item 07  Morgan 50A-23
        10      Cover   (1) St. George & dragon 2 sizes
        11      Filler card     Mulready, Dickinson insert for cover 10
        12      Cover   (2) RPSL organisers, Exh logo in black
        13      Postcard        J.Lister logo, trade list       Hudson May 91/A167
        14      Slogan  Slogan pmk 178, 31 Mar-1 May
        15      Postmark        (1) 6-13 May sp.pmk 325: m/c wide setting
        16      Postmark        (2) 6-13 May sp.pmk 326: h/s narrow, no time
        17      Postmark        (3) 6-13 May sp.pmk 327: h/s with time

1950-137    16 May 1950   32nd Philatelic Congress, Tunbridge Wells
        01      Cover   Pantiles        5 colours
        02      Postcard        Old Tunbridge   Set of 6
        03      Postmark        16-19 May sp.pmk 328

1950-252     8 Sep 1950   Anspex, Aberdeen PS Exhibition
        01      Pub. label      Buildings       3 colours

1951-140    19 May 1951   7th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Harwich
        01      Cover   Packet boat Eagle       2 colours
        02      Cachet  Harwich ship letter
        03      Cachet  SS Arnhem ship's cachet Hudson Sep 98/G109

1951-150    29 May 1951   33rd Philatelic Congress, Felixstowe
        01      Cover   Ancient House   4 colours
        02      Postmark        29 May-1 Jun sp.pmk 349

1951-280     6 Oct 1951   Yorkshire Phc Assn Convn, Kingston on Hull
        01      Cover   Festival of Britain logo        Op.pmk

1952-141    20 May 1952   34th Philatelic Congress, Southampton
        01      Cover   Bargate & liner 4 colours
        02      Postcard        As cover 01     2 colours
        03      Postmark        20-23 May sp.pmk 365    24 May unconfirmed
        04      Cachet  Posted on board HMS Victory

1952-143    22 May 1952   Bath Assembly Postal History Exhibition
        01      Cover   Inscription & Assembly logo     3 colours
        02      Postmark        22-31 May sp.pmk 366

1952-159     7 Jun 1952   8th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Leytonstone
        01      Pub. label      AEPS logo       ? colours
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 6 x label 01
        03      Cover   AEPS logo       3 colours
        04      Cover   Cover 03 carried by TPO (3 & 6 Jun)
        05      Postcard        AEPS logo on postcard sto 1d.
        06      Postcard        Postcard 05 carried by TPO
        07      Cachet  SS Dewsbury ship's cachet, Paquebot (1 May)     
                              Hudson Sep 98/G111

1953-010    10 Jan 1953   National Stamp Exhibition [Stampex] London SW1
        01      Pub. label      1d. black, vert, red/yellow Negus Type A. Exh titled
                                      Stampex from 1956
        02      Souv. card      Central Hall, Mailcoach Plain back, also used as  postcard
        03      Postcard        Souv. card 02 pre-addressed Central Hall Exh
        04      Postmark        10-17 Jan sp.pmk 373

1953-111    20 Apr 1953   Palestine-Israel Phc Exhibition, London W1
        01      Cover   Inscription & crossed flags
        02      Meter   Slogan Israel's History in her Stamps

1953-158     6 Jun 1953   9th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Clacton
        01      Cover   Clacton lifeboat

1953-161     9 Jun 1953   35th Philatelic Congress, Whitley Bay
        01      Cover   Cathedrals
        02      Postmark        9-12 Jun sp.pmk 379

1953-283     9 Oct 1953   Canadian PS Convention, Glasgow
        01      Cover   Beaver & maple leaves
        02      Postmark        9-22 Oct sp.pmk 390

1954-009  9 Jan 1954   National Stamp Exhibition [Stampex] London SW1
        01      Pub. label      1d. black, vert, red/pale yellow        Negus Type B
        02      Postcard        1d. black, red Maltese Cross
        03      Filler card     (1) As postcard 02, JPS/PTS inf on reverse
        04      Filler card     (2) 1d. black, yellow MX, JPS/PTS inf on reverse
        05      Postmark        9-16 Jan sp.pmk 391

1954-098     7 Apr 1954   1st Stamp Exhibition, Rohais, Guernsey
        01      Cover   Inscr for Exhibition

1954-129     8 May 1954   10th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Chelmsford
        01      Postcard        Postcard sto 1d.
        02      Specimen        Postcard 01 optd Cancelled

1954-134    13 May 1954   Isle of Thanet Philatelic Exhibition
        01      Cover   Kent Federation Day (15 May)
        02      Meter   Slogan, Ramsgate meter

1954-146    25 May 1954   36th Philatelic Congress, Eastbourne
        01      Cover   Lighthouse
        02      Postcard        Design as cover 01
        03      Postmark        25-28 May sp.pmk 398

1954-271    27 Sep 1954   Postal History Exhibition, Brighton
        01      Cover   (1) Brighton mailcoach
        02      Cover   (2) Centenary Brilliant Brighton
        03      Meter   Slogan Come to Brighton
        04      Postmark        27 Sep-9 Oct sp.pmk 404

1955-008     8 Jan 1955   National Stamp Exhibition [Stampex] London SW1
        01      Pub. label      1d. black, vert, red/buff       Negus Type B
        02      Postcard        Central Hall, Mailcoach
        03      Postmark        8-15 Jan sp.pmk 405

1955-103    12 Apr 1955   National Scout Stamp Exhibition, London
        01      Cover   ---?    Hudson Feb 95/T171. Op. pmk

1955-138    17 May 1955   37th Philatelic Congress, Norwich
        01      Cover   Cathedral       4 colours
        02      Postmark        17-20 May sp.pmk 413

1955-156    4 Jun 1955   11th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Goodmayes
        01      Cover   Bird, envelope sto 2d.

1955-158    6 Jun 1955   De La Rue Stamp Centenary Exh, London W1
        01      Souv. label     (1) Globe design        2 colours
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 100 x label 01
        03      Souv. label     Gutter pair of label 01 in red
        04      Souv. label     (2) Portrait in frame   4 colours
        05      Sheet   Sheet of 32 x label 04
        06      Proof   Die proofs of label 04  Morgan note ex R.Lowe
        07      Proof   Plate proofs of label 04        Morgan note ex R.Lowe

 1955-247   3 Sep 1955   Wembley Philatelic Exhibition
        01      Meter   Exhibition inscription

 1956-007   7 Jan 1956   Stampex, London SW1
        01      Cover   (1) Mailcoach, "Souvenir"       Green & brown
        02      Cover   (2) Mailcoach, "Visit"  Red & brown
        03      Filler card     National Stampex Award
        04      Postmark        7-14 Jan sp.pmk 420

1956-041    10 Feb 1956   Manchester Central PS Jubilee Dinner
        01      Commem. opt     (1) "MJPS 1906" on d. KEVII
        02      Commem. opt     (2) "MCPS 1956" on d. Wilding

1956-058    27 Feb 1956   Caledonian PS Jubilee Exhibition, Glasgow
        01      Cover   Shield
        02      Souv. card      Design as cover 01
        03      Postmark        27 Feb-11 Mar sp.pmk 421

1956-072    12 Mar 1956   Stanley Gibbons Centenary Exh, London WC2
        01      Souv. card      Gold-edged card, St. Helena stamp affixed
        02      Sample  Ceylon stamp on Harrison sample card

1956-133    12 May 1956   12th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Westcliff
        01      Cover   Inscr. cover    Hudson Jul 97/S147
        02      Meter   Meter mark UA649 incl. slogan   Inf. O.J.Simpson

1956-157     5 Jun 1956   38th Philatelic Congress, Brighton
        01      Cover   (1) Royal Pavilion      4 colours
        02      Cover   (2) Cover 01 sto 2d. stamp
        03      Postcard        Royal Pavilion  cto cut-out held
        04      Postmark        5-8 Jun sp.pmk 429
        05      Postmark proof  Strike on plain paper, no day date With copy of
                                         authorising letter 14.4.56

1956-282     8 Oct 1956   12th Conference PHS, Tunbridge Wells
        01      Meter   Dockwra mark & inscr as slogan

1957-000A  [Date] 1957   Mrs K.M.Dibben Golden Jubilee
        01      Souv. label     Portrait, 50 years stamp dealing   
                                      Kingston on Thames dealer.
        02      Souv. sheet    Sheet of 4 x label 01
        03      Souv. card      Inscr card with label 01 affixed

1957-000B   [Date] 1957   Boys & Girls Exhibition, Earl's Court, London
        01      Pub. label      Harrison/Gibbons se-tenant labels Photogravure sample c.December
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 72 x labels 01 CSC Auction Oct 90/827

1957-076    16 Mar 1957   Stampex, London SW1
        01      Pub. label      1d. black, vert, blue/lemon     Negus Type B
        02      Pub. label      As label 01, but blue/pink
        03      Sample  Ship sample stamp printed on card       By Harrisons
        04      Cover   Stan Stamp Collector, green
        05      Filler card     Stan Stamp Collector, blue Plain back, also used as postcard
        06      Postcard        Stan Stamp Collector, red, sto 2d.
        07      Meter   Neopost Specimen slogan
        08      Postmark        16-23 Mar sp.pmk 439
        09      Cachet  Stampex Central Hall cds        For sample 03

1957-135    14 May 1957   39th Philatelic Congress, Harrogate
        01      Cover   Leeds Maltese Cross     4 colours
        02      Postmark        14-17 May sp.pmk 445

1957-146    25 May 1957   11th Convention Yorkshire Phc Assn, Bradford
        01      Cover   Inscribed envelope sto 2d. Wilding

1957-153     1 Jun 1957   13th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Loughton
        01      Cover   Epping Forest arms & TB logo

1957-270    26 Sep 1957   Canadian PS Convention, Scarborough
        01      Cover   Envelope sto 2d.
        02      Cachet  Boxed Convention inscription

1957-283     9 Oct 1957   North of Ireland PS Exhibition, Belfast
        01      Cover   Map & shield
        02      Postmark        Sp.pmk 457

1958-075    15 Mar 1958   Stampex, London SW1
        01      Pub. label      Stan Stamp Collector, horiz, red/pink  
                                      Negus Type C. Rouletted
        02      Sheet   Sheet of 10 x label 01
        03      Pub. label      Label 01 but green/yellow, rouletted
        04      Sheet   Sheet of 10 x label 03
        05      Pub. label      Label 03 but imperf     Morgan 58A-02
        06      Cover   Stan Stamp Collector, red & black
        07      Filler card     Stan Stamp Collector, green Plain back,
                                     also used as postcard
        08      Postmark        15-22 Mar sp.pmk 459

1958-100     9 Apr 1958   De La Rue Story of Stamps, London W1
        01      Souv. label     (1) Portrait on oval of rays, perf
        02      Souv. label     Label 01 imperf Morgan 58B-02
        03      Souv. label     Label 01 rouletted      Morgan 58B-03
        04      Sheet   Sheet of 32 x label 01  Assumed perf from Morgan
        05      Sheet   Sheet of 32 x imperf label 02   Hudson Aug 99/N140
        06      Proof   Plate proof on pink, imperf     Morgan 58B-04
        07      Souv. label     (2) Profile portrait, photo
        08      Souv. label     Label 07 but litho
        09      Cover   Inscribed for Exhibition
        10      Filler card     ---?    "Insert card" Magpie May 97/91

 1958-138    17 May 1958   14th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Clacton
        01      Cover   Clacton arms    Pmkd 1957 in error
        02      Cachet  (1) Posted at the Convention
        03      Cachet  (2) Paquebot & SS Amsterdam

1958-148    27 May 1958   40th Philatelic Congress, Folkestone
        01      Souv. sheet     1937 Congress sheets optd "1958"        4 colours
        02      Inf. sheet      1937 Congress inf. sheet, typewritten amendments
        03      Cover   Steam Mail Packet       4 colours
        04      Postcard        Steam Mail Packet, in black
        05      Postmark        27-30 May 1958 sp.pmk 461 31 May unconfirmed

1958-152    31 May 1958   Herne Bay Philatelic Week
        01      Souv. label     1d. red design  Morgan 58C-01

1958-283   9 Oct 1958   14th Conference PHS, Windsor
        01      Pmk postcard    Windsor postmarks       Key in PHS No.99 p.16

1959-073  13 Mar 1959   Stampex, London SW1
        01      Souv. sheet     UN Central Hall
        02      Souv. sheet     Sheet 01 with stuck-down UN 3c. Morgan 59A-02
        03      Pigeongram      Great Barrier Pigeon Mail form
        04      Cover   (1) Stan Stamp Collector, "Visit", red
        05      Cover   (2) Stan Stamp Collector, "Souvenir", blue
        06      Postmark        13-21 Mar sp.pmk 471
        07      Cachet  (1) UN cds in red
        08      Cachet  (2) Stampex Pigeongram/Flight Fee Paid  ? As Magpie May 97/131

1959-130     9 May 1959   15th Convention Assn Essex PSs, Buckhurst Hill
        01      Cover   AEPS logo       Inf. O.J.Simpson

1959-132    11 May 1959   Stockton PS Exhibition, Middlesbrough
        01      Cover   (1) Inscr cover, Paquebot marking
        02      Cover   (2) First Private Flight
        03      Cachet  Parachute Mail 2-5-59

1959-161     9 Jun 1959   41st Philatelic Congress, Torquay
        01      Souv. card      6 Regional stamps on card       Harrison sample
        02      Cover   Map of GB       4 colours
        03      Postmark        9-12 Jun sp.pmk 473

1959-275     1 Oct 1959   15th Conference PHS, Largs
        01      Pmk postcard    Largs postmarks
        02      Pmk postcard    Postcard 01 sto 3d.

1959-277     3 Oct 1959   Olympex, Brighton
        01      Cover   Royal Pavilion, Olympic Rings
        02      Postmark        3-11 Oct sp.pmk 477

1959-339     4 Dec 1959   75th Anniversary Birmingham PS
        01      Meter   (Specimen) 75th Anniversary Year        Hudson Aug 90/T215

1959-340     5 Dec 1959   1st Convention Fedn Surrey PSs, Sutton
        01      Cover   Inscribed, red & blue
        02      Cachet  Flown by Helicopter, triangular

(Unpublished.)