PL.39 (IJ)(SG8) CANCELLED MALTESE CROSS ON COVER ASHTON UNDER LINE TO LEEDS. Fine envelope Ashton under Line to 'Mr W.H. Bilbrough Gildersome Leeds' with superb 1d pl.39 (SG8) lettered IJ with fine to very fine four margins, tied superb strike of the Ashton Maltese cross. On front ASHTON.UNDER.LINE date stamp JA 12 1844 and LEEDS receiver JA 13 1844. Most attractive usage. (Ref 117301).