Great Britain - The Imperforate Issues (1840-1853)

Penny Red (1844 plate 45)


 Home

 Penny Black | Penny Red | Two Pence Blue

 1841 | 1842 | 1843 | 1844 | 1845 | 1846 | 1847 | 1848 | 1849 | 1850 | 1851 | 1852 | 1853 | Unplated

 Plate 42 | Plate 43 | Plate 44 | Plate 45 | Plate 46 | Plate 47 | Plate 48 | Plate 49 | Plate 50 | Plate 51 | Plate 52


Plate 45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date registered : 29 February 1844

Earliest recorded usage : 23 April 1844

Plate 45 KK
Plate 45 QL
Plate 45 KK
Plate 45 CH

[KK] cancelled with
a black London numeral
(Inland 7)

[QL] cancelled with
a black numeral

[LK] cancelled with
a black numeral
 (94 Boston)

[CH] cancelled with
a black numeral
(807 Totness)

Plate 45 BC

[BC] on piece, cancelled with
a black numeral (209 Cockermouth)

Plate 45 MG

[MG] on large dated piece from Liverpool to Lancaster, dated 1 May 1844,
cancelled by a black numeral (466 Liverpool).
First day of numeral cancellations in England and Wales

Plate 45 QK

[QK] from Taunton to Wellington, dated 1 May 1844,
cancelled by a black numeral (776 Taunton)
First day of numeral cancellations in England and Wales

Plate 45 DI
Plate 45 RC
Plate 45 EJ
Plate 45 SI

[DI] cancelled with
a black numeral
(284 Evesham)

[RC] cancelled with
a black numeral
(368 Hobbs Point)

[EJ] cancelled with
a black numeral
(822 Uckfield)

[SI] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(324 Guernsey)

Plate 45 MI

[MI] Newtown Mount Kennedy to Dublin, dated 26 November 1844
cancelled with a blue Irish numeral (363 Newtown Mount Kennedy)

Plate 45 EK

[EK] from London to Salisbury, dated 18 May 1844,
cancelled with a black London numeral (Inland 7)
This is the second day of use of the Inland numerals and
 the earliest recorded example of Number 7
 

Plate 45 HF

[HF] from Pembroke to Haverfordwest, dated 9 September 1844,
cancelled with a black numeral (604 Pembroke)

Plate 45 CC
Plate 45 IE
Plate 45 OD
Plate 45 HE

[CC] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(808 Towcester)

[IE] cancelled with
 a black Irish numeral
(302 Letterkenny)

[OD] cancelled with
 a black Irish numeral
(216 Eyrecourt)

[HE] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(843 Wareham)

Plate 45 GC
Plate 45 II
Plate 45 MJ
Plate 45 TJ

[GC] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(450 Leighton Buzzard)

[II] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(522 Melton Mowbray)

[MJ] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(190 Chichester)

[TJ] cancelled with
 a black Irish numeral
(26 Baileyborough)

Plate 45 KD

[KD] from Guernsey to Windsor, dated 2 August 1844,
cancelled with black numerals (324 Guernsey and 890 Windsor)
Endorsed “by private steamer”

Plate 45 GK EJ

[GK, EJ] two singles, from Currie to Edinburgh, dated 1 November 1844,
cancelled with black Maltese crosses
Very late use of the Maltese cross

Plate 45 HA-HD

[HA-HD] strip of four, from Berwick to Dewsbury, dated 11 January 1845,
cancelled with black numerals (66 Berwick)

Plate 45 GJ-HL

[GJ-HL] block of six, cancelled with
black numerals (466 Liverpool)

Plate 45 CJ
Plate 45 KF
Plate 45 CJ
Plate 45 DK

[CJ] cancelled with
 a black Irish numeral
(156 Cork)

[KF] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(924 Wrexham)

[CJ] cancelled with
 a black numeral

[DK] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(795 Thirsk)

Plate 45 KI

 

 

 

 

 

 

[KI] cancelled with
 a black numeral
(83 Bishops Stortford)