1797 MAIL USED IN LONDON WITH 'BROMPTON/UNPAID/PENNY POST' HAND STAMP IN RED (L448a). Fine wrapper used in London to 'Mrs Robinson, Mark Lane', on front fine strike large type hand stamp '2' charge mark in black and fine to very fine strike 'Brompton/unpaid/Penny Post' oval hand stamp in red (L448a). Wrapper dated 29th June 1797, L448a County Catalogue records in black 1797 and red only 1800-1801, this pre-dates by three years. Fine usage. (Ref 128948).