1838 DORSET/'SHERBORNE PENNY POST' (DT525). Fine letter Nether Compton to 'Mefsrs Wills and Burridge Solicitors Shaftesbury' dated 9th March 1838 and charged '6'. On front very fine strike boxed 'No.2' receiving house hand stamp of Nether Compton, filing fold affects. On reverse good strike over fold of 'SHERBORNE/Penny Post' hand stamp in black (DT525) and SHERBORNE date stamp MA 10 1838. (Ref 119638).