SG504 1951 1d. Light Ultramarine. “SURCHARGE” by Hand.

SG504 1951 1d. Light Ultramarine. “SURCHARGE” by Hand.
Stock Number: 309201
Availability: In Stock
Catalogue Number: 199
SG Number: 504
Price: £550.00
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SG504 1951 1d. Light Ultramarine. “SURCHARGE” by Hand.

On the 1st June 1951 the Printed Paper Rate was changed from 1d. to 1½d. Many people were unaware of the change which resulted in a shortage of the 1d. Postage Due – as a “stop-gap” the 1d. KGVI definitive was used as a temporary Postage Due. Fine example of this rare use cancelled by small part LOUGHBOROUGH c.d.s.