Urgent Request for Information
** There have been reports of stolen goods from a member of the public who attended
Grosvenor's last auction on Tuesday 21 April 2015.
A briefcase containing the items is suspected to have been taken off a train in the
East Croydon area. British Transport Police and Sussex Police have been made aware.
Please see details below of missing items.
Lot 137: Australia: South Australia: Carrier Stamps: 1894 (c.) J.R. Cocking 6d.
Parcels Express stamp, scarce. Elsmore cat. $A1,000. Photo.
Lot 504: Carrier Stamps: Leeds, Marshall Bros. Parcel Express: 1895 2d. perf. 10 and
1900 2d. with “CITY”, used, scarce. Photo.
Lot 509: Carrier Stamps: London Express Parcels Delivery Company Ltd.: 1864
imperforate 1d, no control, perforated 1d. (3) with control, also printed leaflet
with scale of charges, mixed condition. (5 items)
Lot 514: Carrier Stamps: A selection comprising Mercer’s Liverpool 1912 3d. pair,
4d. strip of three used, W. Williams & Sons 1880 3d. used (scarce), A.W. White & Co.
Portsmouth 1d. mint and used, 2d. mint, Maiun Parcel Co., Manchester 2d. used, mixed
condition. (10)
Lot 517: Carrier Stamps: A selection of Tramways, incl. Birmingham & Midlands,
Brighton, Manchester Carriage, Manchester Corporation, etc., mixed condition. (97)
Lot 137
Lot 504
If you see or hear of these lots being sold, please contact
lucie@thepts (mailto:lucie@thepts) or awilliams@grosvenor-auctions.co.uk


with details.


The buyer has requested a particularly watchful eye on eBay.



STOLEN FROM Potters Bar stamp fair  Sunday 19th April 2015



** ***PTS Red Call***
Urgent Request for Information
We have had reports that Bill Pipe, John Perriman and Roy Holliss t/a Cover Love
each had items stolen from the Potters Bar Stamp Fair last Sunday April 19 2015.
Bill had a group of GB Naval covers taken, John a stockbook of Bavarian Stamps and
Roy, a group of GB covers including a unique Parcel Post label franked with 7 x QV
GOVT. PARCELS 11/2 d. stamps on a label from Woolwich, a hand-illustrated [3 people
+dog] on 1d. Plate 188 QV cover from Woolwich and a small number of Parcel Post
Receipts from the Woolwich or Dartford areas.
Please keep a close eye out for the items and contact

lucie@thepts.net (mailto:lucie@thepts.net) or royholliss@hotmail.co.uk


with any information.

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