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Overland Mail Baghdad Haifa Pages
 

Postal Rates and Overland Mail Surcharges

   

Eastwards bounded rates from Jordan

 

Postage Rate Jordan - Foreign Mail (surface mail):

(Date Format dd.mm.yyyy)

Detailed Dates are not known.

From Till Cover up to 1 ounce Each additional ounce
       
       
       

 

 

Surcharge for the use of the Overland Mail
(assumed)
Date of Announcement Type of Postal Article Surcharge
     
     

 

 

18 January 1924. Visit of King Hussein 1/2p., 1p., 1p. (with Arab Government of the East handstamp omitted), 1 1/2 p., tied by blue bilingual AMMAN cancellations to Registered cover addressed to Iraq, transit markings of Haifa and Jerusalem and arrival datestamp on reverse. The rate and surcharge has yet to be analysed. Cover not in my collection. An image of the reverse side of the cover would be appreciated.