1843 1D RED PL.9 (SG7)(MB) ON COVER MANCHESTER TO WELLINGTON SOMERSET. Fine letter Manchester to 'Fox Brothers Wellington Somerset' dated 29 June 1843 with very fine 1d red from black plate 9 (SG7) lettered MB with four good to very large margins and tied fine to very fine strike Manchester normal type Maltese Cross in black. On reverse MANCHESTER date stamp JU 29 1843 and WELLINGTON-SOMERSET receiver 1843 JU 30. Stamp shows some plate wear and very fine 'O' flaw. Late use plate 9. (Ref 119990).