Today we learnt the sad news that Gavin Fryer, RDP, FRPSL has died. Our condolences to his family.
Last nights ZOOM meeting (6th February) proved to be very informative. 19 members were in attendance. Malcolm Coe began by giving a detailed account of the use of Talismanic numbers on Sudanese Postage at the beginning of the 20thcentury. They were written on the front to encourage all concerned to speed them to their destination
The first PHS ZOOM meeting of 2024 is scheduled for Tuesday 6th February and all members will, by now, have received an invitation by email. It will start at 7.15pm for 7.30pm. 5 Displays covering a broad range of interests. 18thc West Country Coffee Houses; A Voyage to Bremen 1814;Talismanic numbers on Sudanese Postage 1900;
Hello, I thought it would be a good idea to introduce myself to you as the new Honorary Secretary of the Postal History Society, following the very sad and sudden passing of my predecessor Steve Ellis FRPSL in November 2023. Steve was a very hard working secretary for the Society and I’m sure he will
Claire and John Scott are kindly hosting this meeting at their home, and members are invited to attend. A form is to be found on the calendar to be completed and returned to Claire, please.