Nyasaland

Ref: K3642
  • £48.00

1947 post card to England with a 1d tied by a good strike of the scarce EKWENDENI 15 MAY 47 datestamp. Ekwendeni is in the northern part of Nyasaland, 12 miles from Mzuzu, the nearest town of any size. It was founded by a missionary, Walter Elmslie in 1889 and with the building of a mission station, church and a hospital a few years later became established as a small settlement.