Show us your 'Bullseye' - or 'socked on the nose' stamp cancels

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Breslau, Germany 1925
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A number of bullseyes I found in a GB pre-decimal kiloware assortment.
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Quite nice. The Machins can be really good for bullseye postmarks. Here's one of mine, with an unfortunately incomplete slogan cancel.
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Hamley Bridge SA.
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Just sharing this nice early one from Gefle, Sweden not bad for 159 years old....
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GB SG 1825 Showing HMS Warsprite, shelling enemy positions on D-Day (50 years anniversary.)
On the nose York MLO postmark.
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Not far off.
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South Gladstone RO, Queensland November 4,1940.
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Mouscron-Moeskruen, Belgium March 7, 1952. I think it might say "Gare" at the bottom but I'm not sure.
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Three Springs WA.
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Superb Pointe-Noire cancel on this Congo Brazzaville tram stamp.
1991 Congo Brazzaville stamp Michel nr CO1215
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Kingston, Jamaica November 8, 1957
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From my Collection: Newfoundland, 1919 Issue, 1c. Green / Caribou, with nice and clean CDS – “PAQUEBOT POSTED AT SEA – RECEIVED – JULY 19, 1922 – LIVERPOOL”.
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Rajkot delivery seal of 27/02/1973
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US #2261: 16.7¢ Popcorn Wagon.
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From my Collection: Mexico, 2 reales Yellow - 1856 Hidalgo Issue. From Invoice 119 of june 17, 1857, 4750 issues. CDS with "FRANCO GUADALAJARA" July 14, 1857. (last day of use of this Invoice).
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Not quite socked on the nose but close. Slave Island, Ceylon June 20, 1895.
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Three SOTN postmarks from Israel.

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eharper wrote: 07 Jul 2024 13:17
Not quite socked on the nose but close. Slave Island, Ceylon June 20, 1895.

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I wonder whether they ever changed the name of that Island?
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Changed name in 2023. Part of Colombo.
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It's amazing how long it took to change the name.
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Bernburg, Germany September 20, 1935.
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An exceptional bullseye cancel. Ceylon used in Aden. This cancel was only used in Aden, thus unique on a Ceylon stamp.
SG 65 - 'P.O ADEN NEGATIVE SEAL' Sismondo Cert  (Philangles) #.jpg

"Post Office Aden" Negative seal postmark - (Proud K4)

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