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New Zealand Railway Fee Stamps

ISSN 1836-0084

This is a 'work in progress' from a series of on line catalogues to help the collector and dealer alike.

 

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Constantly updated as information and prices are sourced. Prices are in Australian $

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1890 Newspaper

Various flaws exist above left shows no stop after N in NZ

1890 No Watermark on white or cream paper [Master transfer die frame breaks on every stamp] Perf 12, 10 11x10, 11 or 14 Mint x 2

Perf 12 d-$5.00 1d-$3.00 2d-$10.00 3d[brown]-$500.00 3d [lemon]-$150.00 3d[yellow]-$10.00 4d-$10.00 6d-$10.00

Perf 10 d-$5.00 1d-$3.00

Perf 11x10 d-$5.00

Perf 11 d-$5.00 1d-$3.00 2d-$15.00 3d[yellow]-$10.00 4d-$15.00 6d-$15.00

Perf 14 d-$5.00 1d-$3.00 2d-$10.00 3d[yellow]-$10.00 4d-$10.00 6d-$10.00

d-Vertical pair imperf between-$350.00 1d-Vertical pair imperf between-$350.00

3d-Yellow thin paper-$60.00

Values found on vertical laid paper: Perf 12 - 1d 3d    Perf 11 - d 1d 2d 3d 4d 6d    Perf 14 - 1d 2d 4d 6d Vertical laid paper x 2

Values found on horizontally laid paper: Perf 11 - d 1d 2d 4d 6d    Perf 14 - d 4d Horizontal laid paper x 2

Station Name overprint-from-$180.00

Stamp with Flaw x 2

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 3d Brown                                          3d Yellow

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No scroll between Newspaper & Twopence on left stamp. Damage to R of RAILWAYS on right stamp

No scroll x 2

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Various sheet numbers with or without A prefix

Sheet numbers from-$200.00

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Various Cancels

9/3/1890 ekd

   

       

   

     

Scarce cancellations can command a higher premium

By collector negotiation from $100ea

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1894-97 Parcel

  

Inscribed PARCEL

1894 PARCEL No Watermark on white or cream paper [Master transfer die frame breaks on every stamp] Perf 11 or 12½ Mint x 2

3d-$375.00 6d-$375.00

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1894-97 Freight

Inscribed FREIGHT

1894 FREIGHT No Watermark on white or cream paper [Master transfer die frame breaks on every stamp] Perf 11 Mint x 2

1/--$1800.00 5/--$4500.00

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Railway Postage Essays

      

 

   It is baffling to see the word postage used in this essay. Do you know why? If so please make contact with Dave

  

1906 Un-adopted imperf essays various colours found

d,1d,2d,3d,6d,1/--$700.00 or $120.00each

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1925-59 Charges

Designed by A Howitt

    

With & without station name vertical or horizontal. Scarce station names can command a higher premium

1925 No Watermark thick or thin wove vertical or horizontal mesh paper Perf 14x14 Perf 14 or 15x14. Multiples add 25%. Mint x 2

Perf 14x14 1d-$6.00 2d-$10.00 3d-$10.00 6d-$10.00 8d-$90.00 9d-$50.00 1/--$8.00 1/6d-$25.00 2/--$25.00 2/6d-$50.00 5/--$75.00 10/--$1400.00 

Perf 14 d-$10.00 1d-$6.00 2d-$10.00 3d-$10.00 6d-$10.00 8d-$100.00 9d-$60.00 1/--$8.00 1/6d-$30.00 2/--$30.00 2/6d-$50.00 5/--$100.00 10/--$1400.00 

Perf 15x14 d-$10.00 1d-$4.00 2d-$10.00 3d-$10.00 6d-$10.00 8d-$75.00 9d-$50.00 1/--$5.00 1/6d-$25.00 2/--$25.00 2/6d-$50.00 5/--$75.00

10/-pair-$3000.00 3 x 10/- pairs recorded as largest multiple

1d[no dot under D]-$6.00

d-10/- Mint presentation set without station name-$4000.00

Without station name x 3

Various re-cuts, colour ink dots and plate scratches x 2

With part papermakers [Roughway bond] watermark x 3 Found on 3d, 8d, 9d, 1/-, 2/-, 2/6d.

1925-1927 sheets were 100 on. From 1927 sheets were 120 on

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No stop under D

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The two scarce values in this series. 3 pairs of the 10/- value have been seen by this author [2 pairs THORNDON 1 pair CHRISHCHURCH]

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Station name overprints found reading up down or misplaced

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Courtenay Place found in black or violet stencil type

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Perfins

Four perfin patterns are known

  

MGM Films Pty Ltd

6d[MGM]-$60.00

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'K' Kodak

6d[K]-$60.00

This system of parcel charges ceased in 1959

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