• 103238 - 1813 "MONEY LETTER" MONTROSE TO EDINBURGH.

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    1813 "MONEY LETTER" MONTROSE TO EDINBURGH. A fine large part wrapper from Montrose to "Robert Forrester Esqre, Treasurer, Bank of Scotland, Edinburgh" charged "7/6½" with ms "2½oz" and "Money Letter". Also on front "MONTROSE/488" hand stamp and Edinburgh "AU/PAID 1813/14" dated mileage mark in red. Fine example of this service that was the precursor to registered mail. (Ref 103238).

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