Lot 6044 – Great Britain » Pre-Adhesive & Stampless

1836 Letter (last page only) from the the British

1836 Letter (last page only) from the the British Auxiliary Forces in the vicinity of Santander to Portaferry, Northern Ireland, written on campaign during the First Carlist War (“we shall have 700 Marines here in a few days – the Carlists are coming”), sent as a Ship letter and with step-type PORTSMOUTH / SHIP LETTER on face, redirected to Dublin and charged 2s11d total, fine and rare
Estimate 80 EUR
Auction date Wed 30 Jan 2013 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 75