Inverness (GB)

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Inverness is a city in the Scottish Highlands. It is the administrative centre for the Highland council area and is regarded as the capital of the Highlands of Scotland.

Postmark Examples[edit]

1905 Inverness to New York City


Inverness FPO 676[edit]

Machine used 14 Dec 1941 - 19 Apr 1945 4 types of cancel exist plus a counter CDS.

The Field Post Office Machine was located in the civilian office in Inverness

1942 showing a small amount of slippage. Passed by Censor 3557 marking, 7 wavy lines time at top.
1942 showing a small amount of slippage. Passed by Censor 3994 marking
Active Service Envelope 1941
Machine roller 7 wavy split lines (no time) showing large slippage in 1941
Small slippage of roller cancel 1945 7 wavy lines with time at top
1943 7 wavy unbrokjen lines, time at top and counter CDS cancelling stamp. Additional Post Office Maritime Mail roller cancel in red. Censor passed by examiner 2120