1846 FREEMASONRY ENVELOPE SHEFFIELD TO DONCASTER. 1846 letter Sheffield to Doncaster addressed "For the N.G of the Lord Morpeth Lodge... Doncaster" with cut into 1d imperf (SG8) lettered KH cancelled "700" numeral of Sheffield, filing fold at foot. Excellent content with letter from Philanthropic Lodge No. 173 of Sheffield and with printed image at top "MANCHESTER UNITY OF THE INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS", also printed insignia of a gloved hand with surrounding imprint "PHILANTHROPIC LODGE NO.2 SHEFFIELD". Contents of letter reference balance due to the Lodge. Back stamped SHEFFIELD MR 23 1846. Very fine Masonic related usage. (Ref 102498).