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SG219 1902 1d. Scarlet. D.L.R. Tied to envelope by a straight line “LAPWING FEB 21 1910” handstamp in mauve ink (no other markings)…

£295.00

H.M.S. Lapwing was a Gunboat of the Redbreast Class completed for the Royal Navy around 1890… it was sold in November 1910. The cover is addressed to Raasay House – the Isle of Raasay is an island between the Isle of Skye and the mainland of Scotland. Accompanied by a pair of ½d. KEVII with the same handstamp. Wonderful Naval cover to a very rare Scottish destination.

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H.M.S. Lapwing was a Gunboat of the Redbreast Class completed for the Royal Navy around 1890… it was sold in November 1910. The cover is addressed to Raasay House – the Isle of Raasay is an island between the Isle of Skye and the mainland of Scotland. Accompanied by a pair of ½d. KEVII with the same handstamp. Wonderful Naval cover to a very rare Scottish destination.