1844 HEREFORDSHIRE/'BIRCH PENNY POST' (HF10). Letter, some soiling, Birch to Hereford dated June 18th 1844 with 1d (SG8) lettered EB, touched at left tied "357" of Hereford. On reverse light strike of the very scarce 'Birch/Penny Post' hand stamp in red (HF10) used 6 years later than county cat records. On reverse HEREFORD date stamp JU 20 1844. (Ref 94032).