1856 CRIMEAN MAIL CRIMEA TO LYMINGTON WITH 1D AND 2D (SG27) COMBINATION CANCELLED LONDON. Envelope from the Crimea War to 'John Morant Esqre, Brockenhurst House Lymington Hants' with Die 2 1d, off centre, also fine 2d blue plate 5 L.C.16 (SG27) lettered ID cancelled upon arrival in London. On reverse fine strike 'POST-OFFICE/BRITISH-ARMY' date stamp JA 5 1856 in dark blue, code B. Fine usage and SG 27 very scarce on cover. (Ref 84265).