Ecuador 1902 Fire Control Marks

From Stamps of the World

A fire occurred in Guayaquil on the 16th and 17th of July 1902. A large number of mint postage and revenue stamps were looted during the fire. The Government ordered local authorities to handstamp their remaining stocks with control marks.

Types

Azuay Province
Bolivar Province
Bolivar Province
Canar Province
Bolivar Province
Chimborazo Province
Esmeraldas Province
Guayas Province
Imbabura Province
Leon Province
Loja Province
Los Rios Province
Pichincha Province
Quito-Guayaquil Railroad
Quito-Guayaquil Railroad
Quito-Guayaquil Railroad
Tunguragua Province
Tunguragua Province
Tunguragua Province
Tunguragua Province
Tunguragua Province
  • A Fire control mark for Santa Elena Province is also mentioned.

Examples

Quito-Guayaquil Railway

Violet
Red
Black
Violet
Red
Black
Blue

Guayas

Blue