Security markings on British Malaya Stamps

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Company Names Starting with: "L"

Updated: 27 June 2015
Total Items: 6
Please use the item's ID number - orange box - when communicating about it.

L0100
LAWSON, LYON & CO.
 
No frame, 1 line ( 60 mm, 6 mm letters ) violet

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

Cancelled SINGAPORE 26 March 1896.
On the back flap of the cover is printed "STRAITS CYCLE AGENT, SINGAPORE"

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Both cancelled Singapore

Images from the author's collection


L0200
LIM TEK HOCK / * No. 26, * / BEACH St. / PENANG
 
Unframed 4 Lines ( 42 mm x 25 mm, 3.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 13 June 2008

LIM_TEK_HOCK/LTK.jpg

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Image from the author's collection

  • On a19 Aug. 1921 uprated PSC  to Portland, Oregon USA


L0225
LIM TIANG WAH / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval, blue

updated: 27 July 2015

Lim Tiang Wah Lim Tiang Wah

Left image from John Wilson, right image from Michael Behm




L0250
LIND, ASMUS & CIE / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval, violet

updated: 9 June 2015

LIND-ASMUS LA20cRev_ETan

Left image is from the author's collection, right image from E. Tan




L0300
LORRAIN GILLESPIE & Co.. /PAID / PENANG
 
Double oval ( 32 mm x 20 mm, 3 mm letters ) red

updated: 21 Feb. 2006

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Images from the author's collection

  • the letters in "PAID" are 4 mm tall
  • the "o" in "Co" is raised and there are two stops underneath

L0400
LYALL & EVATT / SINGAPORE
 
Triple oval ( 2.5 mm serif letters ) violet

updated: 31 Jan. 2006

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Both stamps cancelled SINGAPORE, left stamp 1900, right stamp 15 June 1897

Images from the author's collection

  • "Lyall and Evatt (share brokers) with reference to guides or directories." John Wilson 31 Jan. 2006


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