Sender Info:

William MacGregor

Government House
St Johns, Newfoundland

Recipient Info:

Alpinia ? MacGregor

Cranstons Old Waverly Hotel
Edinburgh,
Scotland

Current Owner:

Comments: Unique cover sent by Sir William MacGregor (Governor of Newfoundland) from rarely seen "Duckworth St Johns" post office, with enclosed 4 page letter to his daughter
On Government House stationary with blue cachet on back flap of envelope
Sent to GPO in Edinburgh Scotland then forwarded to Cranston's Old Waverly Hotel

Cover Data:

Unique Identifier of Cover: 16673
Approximate Year of Use: 1905
Date Sent: 12/11/1905
Arrival date
(from destination cancel):
1905
Registered? no
FFC
(First Flight Cover):
no

Stamp Data:

Common Stamp Number 80

NSSC Stamp Number: 71
Color of Stamp: Yellow green
Type of Paper: