RHODESIA & NYASALAND FEDERATION
Last updated, 3rd January, 2019
CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS EXPRESS LETTER SERVICE
RA788 c1956 6d Central African Airways letter service labels, imperf. x roulette. Pair, very fine used. £20
RA3825 c1956 6d Central African Airways letter service labels, two examples either rouletted or perforated. Fine used cancelled with typical violet boxed cachet. £20
F358 c1956 6d Central African Airways letter service labels, horizontal pair with margins all sides, perforated, ex. the booklet and apparently 1st issue. Hinged on margin, gummed. Attractive and uncommon. £40
F565 c1956 6d Central African Airways letter service labels, horizontal pair with margins all sides, perforated, ex. the booklet and apparently 1st issue. Gummed, very fine unmounted. Attractive and uncommon. £45
RA4994 c1956 6d Central African Airways letter service labels, horizontal pair with margins three sides (not top), perforated, used with violet boxed ‘CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS / NDOLA’ cachet. Attractive. £30
F566 c1958 6d Central African Airways letter service labels, horizontal pair without margins, rouletted between and at left, ex. the booklet and apparently 3rd issue. Gummed, very fine unmounted. Attractive and uncommon. £45
F567 c1960 1/- Central African Airways letter service labels, vertical pair with margins at left, rouletted between and at left, ex. the booklet and apparently 4th issue. Gummed, very fine unmounted. Attractive and uncommon. £50
F568 c1960 1/- Central African Airways letter service labels, horizontal pair with margin at left, rouletted between and at left, ex. the booklet and apparently 5th issue. Gummed, very fine unmounted. Attractive and uncommon. £50
F569 c1960 3/6 Central African Airways letter service labels, horizontal pair with margins at top, rouletted between and at left, ex. the booklet and apparently 7th issue. Further showing consecutive serial numbers '5' and '6'. Gummed, very fine unmounted. Attractive and scarce. £75
F561 1955 1st April, printed cover ‘CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS’ for the 1st Flight Airways Letter Service, bearing 2d Federal QEII definitives (SG 3), machine cancelled ‘SALISBURY’, printed address. In addition, applied with 6d perforated CAA Airways Letter Service label cancelled with violet boxed ‘CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS / SALISBURY’ cachet. Fine and clean. Uncommon. £50
F77 1955 long cover bearing pair QEII 3d definitives, endorsed 'PER CAA LETTER' reverse applied with pair 6d perforated 6d CAA Airways Letter Service labels, indistinctly cancelled with special CAA boxed cachets, Lusaka ? to Salisbury. £35
F78 1955 8th August (endorsed), long cover bearing QEII 6d and 2d definitives, endorsed 'PER C.A.A. AIR LETTER SERVICE', reverse applied with pair 6d CAA Airways Letter Service labels, all indistinctly cancelled with special boxed CAA cachets, Ndola to Salisbury. £40
F563 1955 21st December (endorsed), long cover bearing QEII ½d and pair 2d definitives, endorsed 'PER C.A.A. AIR LETTER SERVICE', reverse applied with 6d CAA Airways Letter Service label, all cancelled with special boxed 'Central African AIRWAYS / NDOLA' cachets, to Salisbury. £40
F560 1957, envelope bearing QEII 2½d definitive (SG 3a), cancelled part machine datestamp, addressed to Salisbury. Applied with 6d CAA Airways Letter Service label, rouletted at left and right, imperforate other sides, violet boxed 'CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS / FREIGHT DEPOT / BULAWAYO' cachet. £45
F81 1959 unstamped manila envelope endorsed 'PER C.A.A. AIR LETTER SERVICE / To be collected at Town Terminal', reverse applied with 1/- CAA Airways Letter Service label cancelled with violet triple oval 'CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS / LUSAKA, N. RHODESIA' cachet. £45
F84 1959 3rd June, manila envelope endorsed 'AIR LETTER SERVICE…TO BE COLLECTED IN SALISBURY' bearing QEII 2½d definitive cancelled with violet triple oval 'CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS / 3 JUN 1959 SALISBURY / CARGO DEPOT' cachet, addressed to Salisbury. Reverse applied with 6d CAA Airways Letter Service label similarly cancelled. £60
F558 c1960 (undated), printed Caltex cover bearing QEII ½d and 6d cancelled with violet cachet, applied at lower left with 6d CAA Airways Letter Service. Addressed to Salisbury. Roughly opened at top and part of rear flap lacking. Attractive. £40
F86 1960 manila envelope endorsed 'PER C.A.A. AIR LETTER SERVICE / To Be collected at Town Terminal', bearing QEII 1d and pair 3d Kariba all pen cancelled, reverse applied with two x 1/- CAA Airways Letter Service labels cancelled with violet rectangular 'CENTRAL AFRICAN AIRWAYS / LUSAKA' cachets. £55
F395 1962 26th February, cover bearing QEII 3d (SG 22), cancelled with violet boxed 'Central African AIRWAYS / FREIGHT DEPOT / BULAWAYO' cachet, locally addressed. On reverse applied with 1/- CAA Airways Letter Service label (roulette), uncancelled. Attractive and scarce usage. £50
AIRMAILS
F89 1957, seven of eight issued 6d Tourist Publicity Air Letters, fine unused. H&G 3a (7 of 8) £25
F91 1959 19th March, set of eight Tourist Publicity 6d Air Letters all cancelled at 'LUANSHYA' but un-addressed. H&G 3a £35
F92 1960 set of eight Tourist Publicity Air Letters, each with a different destination. Very fine unused. £20
F93 1960 14th September, cover from Paris for the first UAT DC 8 flight to Salisbury with appropriate cachet. Defective corner. £10
F94 1960 23rd September, printed Airmail cover bearing 3d, 6d and 1/3 Kariba cancelled at Salisbury. For the First Flight by UAT DC-8 Salisbury to Paris and struck with relevant boxed cachet, arrival backstamp. Fine and clean. £18
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