"TORPHINS" TYPE VIII SCOTS LOCAL ON COVER (CO. ABERDEEN PARENT POST OFFICE BANCHORY). Envelope Torphins to Edinburgh with good die 2 1d rose-red on white paper (SG40) lettered RA, tied fine strike "TORPHINS" type VIII Scots Local in green, overstruck Scots numeral "35" of Banchory. On reverse a second fine strike of the "TORPHINS" Scots Local in green and ABERDEEN date stamp JN 16 1858. Rare usage. (Ref 113697).