Dundee (GB)

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Dundee (Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Dèagh) is the fourth-largest city in Scotland. Its history begins with the Picts in the Iron Age. During the Medieval Era, it was the site of many battles. Throughout the Industrial Revolution, the local jute industry caused the city to grow rapidly. In this period, Dundee also gained prominence due to its marmalade industry and its journalism, giving Dundee its epithet as the city of "jute, jam and journalism".

Dundee (Scotland, GB) Post Office was established by 1707 - Date.

Postmark Examples[edit]

Dundee double arc 1
Dundee double arc 3
Dundee double arc 7
Dundee double arc 51
Dundee 1991 duplex
Dundee 1991 duplex 1876 Plate 112

Cover Examples[edit]

Dundee straight line cancel on entire 1760
Dundee straight line cancel on entire 1812
Dundee straight line cancel (two line) on entire 1767
Dundee straight line cancel (two line) on entire 1769
Dundee circular mileage cancel on entire 1817
Dundee mileage cancel on entire 1824
Dundee 114 obliterator cancel on entire 1844
Dundee additional halfpenny cancel on entire 1836
Dundee halfpenny cancel on entire 1838
Dundee maltese cross cancel on entire 1843
Missent to Dundee cancel on entire 1839
Dundee Too Late cancel (in black) on entire 1844
Dundee Too Late cancel (in blue) on entire 1847
Dundee "To Pay/One Penny" on entire 1839
Dundee double circle cancel (type C1) 1893
Dundee Penny Post cancel and boxed 1 of Broughty Ferry 1839
Dundee Penny Post cancel and boxed No 3 of ? 1834
Dundee Penny Post cancel, Additional halfpenny, and boxed 5 of Lochee (all in black) 1834
Dundee Penny Post cancel, Additional halfpenny,(all in blue) and boxed 5 of Lochee 1834
Dundee paid boxed cancel, and handstamp 1 (both in red) 1841
Dundee paid boxed cancel,(in blue) and handstamp 1 (in red) 1849
Dundee paid boxed cancel,(in black) and manuscript 1(in red) 1843
Dundee circular paid B,(in blue), receiver cancel on banking entire 1862
Boxed Paid at/Dundee, and handstamp 1 (both in red) 1840
Small Dundee single circle cancel and handstamp 2 (both in black) 1869
Dundee Money Order Office small single circle cancel, receiver on banking entire 1873
Dundee 114 dotted duplex cancel on penny brown mourning envelope 1865
Dundee 114 dotted duplex cancel on postal stationary envelope 1890
Dundee 114 duplex cancel on halfpenny red envelope 1871
Dundee 114 duplex cancel on postal stationary postcard 1890
Dundee 114 duplex cancel on penny brown envelope 1864
Dundee 114 experimental duplex cancel on penny brown envelope 1857
Dundee 1822 1/- 2d cover with ½d handstamp to London. The ½d charge was levied against mail carried in Scotland in a mail carriage with more than two wheels. This was to help towards payment of mailcoach toll charges on the roads which was came into force in 1813, previously mailcoaches had been exempt.