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Penny Red Cancellation Query

 
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Ireland
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Posted 01/23/2022   07:58 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add NickIreland to your friends list Get a Link to this Message



Being a bit dyslexic I can't seem to get my head around what this cancellation would have looked like. All suggestions welcomed.
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Posted 01/23/2022   08:24 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add hy-brasil to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
It's multiple strikes of the killer from a duplex cancel type used by the London Chief Office:


Image from Stanley Gibbons' Queen Victoria specialized catalog.
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Posted 01/23/2022   08:50 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add NickIreland to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Of course, I can see that now. Thanks so much hy-brasil.
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Posted 01/24/2022   3:18 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add DeeBee to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Applied sideways, it seems.
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Posted 01/24/2022   6:05 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bobby De La Rue to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Unless the stamp was on the envelope sideways!
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