1845 MAIL PORTSEA (HANTS) TO ADMIRALTY OFFICE LONDON WITH PORTSMOUTH '2' CHARGE MARK IN BLACK (HA1050) AND 'PORTSEA' UDC (HA922). Letter 'On Her Majestys Service' dated 30 Sep 1845 'To The Secretary of the Admiralty, Admiralty London', posted unpaid with fine strike Portsmouth '2' hand stamp charge mark in black (HA1050). On reverse light strike 'PORTSEA' udc in black (HA922) and PORTSMOUTH date stamp SP 30 1845. Writer is writing to the Admiralty requesting compensation for loss of income from the Dock Yard Improvement scheme. (Ref 121222).