Details For Cover ID# 28908

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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 17, 20
Edited on:Nov 18, 20
 
Postmark: Mar 19, 1846
Origin: Liverpool, UNITED KINGDOM
Destination: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[Unicorn] endorsement on folded letter to be carried on the 1846 non contract voyage of the ex Cunard Line Steamer "Unicorn" red "8" (d) rate handstamp, Ship Letter Liverpool MR 19 1846 backstamp, red "7" cents due handstamp

The "Unicorn" made the first transatlantic crossing for the Cunard Line in 1840. She was sold in 1845 and this trip was her only other transatlantic crossing to the United States (see Winter, North Atlantic Mail Sailings, page 17)

Owner's ID: 506
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes