Tristan Da Cunha

Ref: G3806
  • £70.00

1939 unstamped picture post card (P & O S.S. Viceroy of India) to Birmingham with a very fine violet Type VII cancel. A CAPE TOWN PAQUEBOT 16 FEB 1939 cancel is on the card along with a hexaganal ‘T / 10c h/s. On arrival in England a 1d postage due was affixed and tied Western Birmingham 27 FE 39. In February 1939, Viceroy of India cruised to the South Atlantic, where she became the first P&O liner to visit the Island