1844 DISTINCTIVE MALTESE CROSS OF STRANRAER ON COVER WITH 2D BLUE PL.3 (SG14)(SB)(SPEC E1un). Wrapper Stranraer to Campeltown with 2d blue pl.3 (SG14) lettered SB, touched at upper right otherwise fine margins and tied fine to very fine strike of the DISTINCTIVE MALTESE CROSS OF STRANRAER, with the DEFORMED INNER'PEG-LEG'. On reverse STRANRAER date stamp JA 11 1844, BPA cert. Recently listed by SG in the specialised catalogue as E1un, unpriced. Also recorded by Jackson who notes eleven examples but not this this example. Fine and very rare item. (Ref 123093).