SHOW MENU

Alphabetical List of Downloads

For further details see the listings by type

A

Account of the Celebration of the Jubilee of Uniform Inland Penny Postage
(384pp, 17Mb, 1891)

The Adhesive Stamps of the British Isles
Hastings Wright and A.B.Creeke (337pp, 169Mb, 1899)

The Administration of the Post Office, from the introduction of Mr. Rowland Hill's plan of penny postage up to the present time
(232pp, 9.0Mb, 1844)

B

Barred Numeral Cancellations of Ireland - Scarcity Ratings and Coloured Cancellations
Andrew Chappell and Chris Jones (15pp, 254Kb, 2014)

Barred Numeral Cancellations of London
John Parmenter (384pp, 120.8Mb, 1999)

Barred Numeral Cancellations of the Suburban Offices - N, NE, E
John Parmenter (51pp, 2.7Mb, 1980)

Barred Numeral Cancellations of the Suburban Offices - SE, S, SW, W, NW
John Parmenter (80pp, 5.1Mb, 1980)

British Pictorial Envelopes of the 19th Century
Ritchie Bodily, Chris Jarvis, and Charless Hahn (347pp, 112Mb, 1984)

British Post Office Santa Mail Service
Glenn H Morgan (24pp, 2.0Mb, 1989)

British Postal Guide 1856 (1st May)
(147pp, 12.1Mb, 1856)

British Postal Guide 1867 (1st January)
(265pp, 29.7Mb, 1867)

British Postal Guide 1868 (1st July)
(251pp, 28.9Mb, 1868)

British Postal Guide 1869 (1st July)
(251pp, 32.3Mb, 1869)

British Postal Guide 1870 (1st October)
(251pp, 32.8Mb, 1870)

British Postal Guide 1873 (1st April)
(121pp, 36.4Mb, 1873)

British Postal Guide 1875 (1st January)
(255pp, 34.8Mb, 1875)

British Postal Guide 1876 (1st October)
(281pp, 39.7Mb, 1876)

British Stamp Exhibitions (3rd Edition)
Glenn H Morgan and Graham M Wilson (473pp, 15.5Mb, 2010)

British Stamp Exhibitions: Stamp Booklets (3rd Edition)
Glenn H Morgan (112pp, 5.9Mb, 2015)

The Bye Posts and Cross Posts of London
Peter Bathe (111pp, 86.4Mb, 1992)

C

Cary's New Itinerary, 1798 (1st edition)
John Cary (469pp, 55.3Mb, 1798)

Cary's New Itinerary, 1802 (2nd edition)
John Cary (783pp, 79.5Mb, 1802)

Cary's New Itinerary, 1815 (6th edition)
John Cary (716pp, 61.7Mb, 1815)

Cary's New Itinerary, 1817 (7th edition)
John Cary (745pp, 80.6Mb, 1817)

Cary's New Itinerary, 1819 (8th edition)
John Cary (770pp, 79.3Mb, 1819)

Cary's New Itinerary, 1821 (9th edition)
John Cary (797pp, 80.5Mb, 1821)

The College Stamps of Oxford and Cambridge
Rev. Hayman Cummings (146pp, 6.3Mb, 1904)

Coronation 1937 Covers, an illustrated listing
Allan Oliver (106pp, 8.2Mb, 2004)

D

Daily Records and Orders EC and Foreign Section 1907-1921
(65pp, 43.5Mb, 1995)

Daily Records EC District 1921-1939
(73pp, 49.5Mb, 1996)

The Development of Rates of Postage, An Historical and Analytical Study
A.D.Smith (456pp, 31.4Mb, 1917)

Dictionnaire des bureaux de poste
U.P.U. (1628pp, 183Mb, 1909)

The Direct and Principal Cross Roads 1803
Daniel Paterson (607pp, 46Mb, 1803)

The Direct and Principal Cross Roads 1811
Daniel Paterson (655pp, 46Mb, 1811)

District and Branch Office Cancellations - Supplement
John Parmenter (20pp, 1.5Mb, 1981)

District and Branch Office Cancellations from 1856 - EC
John Parmenter (48pp, 3.7Mb, 1979)

District and Branch Office Cancellations from 1856 - Intro, E, N, NE, NW, S, SE
John Parmenter (82pp, 5.2Mb, 1979)

District and Branch Office Cancellations from 1856 - SW, W, WC
John Parmenter (84pp, 5.7Mb, 1979)

District Post Cancellations 1840-1857 - Horizontal Ovals
John Parmenter (36pp, 2.6Mb, 1981)

E

Early Experimental and Inland Branch Cancellations
John Parmenter with Antony Shine and John Hine (76pp, 8.3Mb, 2007)

Experimental and Early Machine Postmarks of England 1857-1912
Jerry Miller (39.9Mb)

Experimental and Early Machine Postmarks of England 1857-1912
Jerry Miller (159pp, 39.9Mb)

F

Falmouth Packet Sailings to North America 1755-1840
John Olenkiewicz (121pp, 4.2Mb, 2013)

Falmouth Packet Sailings to South America 1824-1832
John Olenkiewicz (10pp, 319Kb, 2013)

Falmouth Packet Sailings to Surinam etc 1810-1816
John Olenkiewicz (9pp, 705Kb, 2013)

First Report from the Select Committee on Postage
(529pp, 47Mb, 1838)

G

The General Post Office London
Illustrated London News (23pp, 8.1Mb, 1844)

Great Britain Numbers Issued 1840 to 1910
Rikki Hyde (42pp, 2.2Mb, 2008)

Great Britain's First Postage Stamp
Ernest Gladstone (48pp, 19.8Mb, 1924)

A Guide to Reading Old Handwriting in Relation to Postal History
Allan Oliver (8pp, 236Kb)

H

Handstamps of the Branch Offices 1829-1857
John Sharp (18pp, 1.6Mb, 1979)

Her Majesty's Mails - An Historical and Descriptive Account of the British Post-Office
William Lewins (367pp, 10Mb, 1865)

High Value Packets and Bankers Special Packets the Post Office 'secret' services
Mike O'Hara (223pp, 57Mb, 2012)

An Historical Summary of the Post Office in Scotland
T.B.Lang (23pp, 833K, 1856)

A History of Railway Letter Stamps
H.L'Estrange Ewen (448pp, 16.9Mb, 1901)

The History of the British Post Office
J.C.Hemmeon (284pp, 6.5Mb, 1912)

The History of the Post Office from its Establishment Down to 1836
Herbert Joyce (480pp, 30.4Mb, 1893)

History of the Post-Office Packet Service Between the Years 1793-1815
Arthur H.Norway (346pp, 5.8Mb, 1895)

The History of the Postmarks of the British Isles from 1840 to 1876
John Hendy (204pp, 6.3Mb, 1909)

How James Chalmers saved the penny postage scheme
Patrick Chalmers (80pp, 5.1Mb, 1890)

I

Illustrations of the Site and Neighbourhood of the New Post Office
(79pp, 23.7Mb, 1830)

Index to the Post Office Circular 1861-1912
(52pp, 36.8Mb, 1912)

Indexes to Parliamentary Reports and Papers Relating to the Post Office 1735-1839
(497pp, 45.1Mb, 1840)

Inland Branch Cancellations from 1856
John Parmenter and Keith Martin Jones (72pp, 4.6Mb, 1981)

Inland Office Cancellations 1844-1868 - The Horizontal Diamonds
Brian Smith (82pp, 40.8Mb, 1992)

K

The King's Post - the Posts of Bristol from 1580
R.C.Tombs (386pp, 15.3Mb, 1905)

Krag Machines in the London Suburban Offices
John Hine and Michael Goodman (53pp, 41.1Mb, 2003)

L

Lettis's Post Office Guide
J.W.Lettis (153pp, 3.8Mb, 1851)

The Life and Letters of Henry Cecil Raikes, Late Her Majesty's Postmaster-General
Henry St John Raikes (444pp, 25.7Mb, 1898)

The Life and Letters of Sir John Henniker Heaton
Mrs Adrian Porter (354pp, 7.0Mb, 1916)

The Life of Sir Rowland Hill and the History of Penny Postage (Volume 1)
Sir Rowland Hill and George Birkbeck Hill (600pp, 34Mb, 1880)

The Life of Sir Rowland Hill and the History of Penny Postage (Volume 2)
Sir Rowland Hill and George Birkbeck Hill (534pp, 37Mb, 1880)

Life Span of the Printing Plates for all the Postage Stamps of Queen Victoria
Allan Oliver (213pp, 42.9Mb, 2015)

The Line-Engraved Postage Stamps of Great Britain Printed by Perkins, Bacon & Co (Vol I)
Edward Denny Bacon (290pp, 15.4Mb, 1920)

The Line-Engraved Postage Stamps of Great Britain Printed by Perkins, Bacon & Co (Vol II)
Edward Denny Bacon (354pp, 15.4Mb, 1920)

List of Post-Towns and Principal Places with the Postage of a Single Letter to or from London
(42pp, 1.5Mb, 1830)

Listing of Post Office numbers, P.1013E
(20pp, 11.8Mb, 1962)

London Date Stamp Codes
W.G.Stitt Dibden (30pp, 2.9Mb, 1979)

London Fancy Geometric Postmarks
Maurice Barette (132pp, 102.4Mb, 1994)

London Late Fee and Too Late Mail 1840 to 1930
John Parmenter (118pp, 12.3Mb, 2002)

London Postal Directory 1850
(78pp, 93.4Mb, 1987)

London Postal District Map 1856
(1pp, 995Kb, 1984)

The London Postal Service Of To-day (high resolution)
R.C.Tombs (42pp, 45.9Mb, 1984)

The London Postal Service Of To-day
R.C.Tombs (46pp, 4.9Mb, 1984)

M

The Mystery of the Shilling Green
Fred J. Melville (42pp, 6.6Mb, 1926)

N

North Atlantic Mail Sailings 1840-75
Walter Hubbard and Richard F. Winter (436pp, 55Mb, 1988)

O

On the Track of the Mail Coach
F.E.Baines (370pp, 4.1Mb, 1895)

P

Penny Red Stars Used Abroad (3rd edition)
Mike Batty (168pp, 23.5Mb, 2017)

A Photographic and Cartographic Compilation of London District Post Offices
James Norris (136pp, 145.0Mb, 2009)

The Post in Grant and Farm
James Wilson Hyde (384pp, 5.4Mb, 1894)

The Post Office and its Story; An Interesting Account of the Activities of a Great Govt Dept
Edward Bennett (424pp, 15.0Mb, 1912)

The Post Office and the Electric Telegraph
Anon (81pp, 3.2Mb, 1867)

Post Office Guide 1881 (1st October)
(301pp, 40.0Mb, 1881)

Post Office Guide 1896 (1st October)
(525pp, 73.0Mb, 1896)

Post Office Guide 1902 (1st January)
(575pp, 73.5Mb, 1902)

Post Office Guide 1904 (1st July)
(649pp, 73.8Mb, 1904)

Post Office Guide 1906 (1st April)
(962pp, 91.3Mb, 1906)

Post Office Guide 1907 (1st January)
(881pp, 85.0Mb, 1907)

Post Office Guide 1907 (1st October)
(881pp, 108Mb, 1907)

Post Office Guide 1908 (1st October)
(899pp, 87.6Mb, 1908)

Post Office Guide 1909 (1st April)
(964pp, 90.3Mb, 1909)

Post Office Guide 1910 (1st January)
(938pp, 91.0Mb, 1910)

Post Office Guide 1911 (1st January)
(929pp, 103Mb, 1911)

Post Office Guide 1911 (1st July)
(1035pp, 118Mb, 1911)

Post Office Guide 1911 (1st October)
(927pp, 65.0Mb, 1911)

Post Office Guide 1912 (1st April)
(1087pp, 113Mb, 1912)

Post Office Guide 1912 (1st July)
(979pp, 87.5Mb, 1912)

Post Office Guide 1913 (1st January)
(964pp, 99.5Mb, 1913)

Post Office Guide 1914 (1st January)
(975pp, 89.1Mb, 1914)

Post Office Guide 1914 (1st July)
(931pp, 98.0Mb, 1914)

Post Office Guide 1914 (1st October)
(981pp, 90.0Mb, 1914)

Post Office Guide 1915 (1st January)
(1021pp, 96.8Mb, 1915)

Post Office Guide 1915 (1st July)
(973pp, 115Mb, 1915)

Post Office Guide 1916 (1st January)
(1002pp, 102Mb, 1916)

Post Office Guide 1916 (April)
(902pp, 72.5Mb, 1916)

Post Office Guide 1916 (July supplement)
(406pp, 25.5Mb, 1916)

Post Office Guide 1916 (January 1917 supplement)
(282pp, 24.7Mb, 1917)

Post Office Guide 1917 (April)
(811pp, 87.3Mb, 1917)

Post Office Guide 1917 (July supplement)
(81pp, 4.3Mb, 1917)

Post Office Guide 1917 (October supplement)
(95pp, 6.5Mb, 1917)

Post Office Guide 1917 (January 1918 supplement)
(119pp, 7.9Mb, 1918)

Post Office Guide 1918 (July)
(789pp, 67.0Mb, 1918)

Post Office Guide 1918 (October supplement)
(41pp, 2.5Mb, 1918)

Post Office Guide 1918 (January 1919 supplement)
(59pp, 3.8Mb, 1919)

Post Office Guide 1918 (April 1919 supplement)
(73pp, 5.4Mb, 1919)

Post Office Guide 1919 (July)
(803pp, 76.7Mb, 1919)

Post Office Guide 1919 (October supplement)
(55pp, 4.4Mb, 1919)

Post Office Guide 1919 (January 1920 supplement)
(85pp, 6.4Mb, 1920)

Post Office Guide 1919 (April 1920 supplement)
(111pp, 13.2Mb, 1920)

Post Office Guide 1920 (July)
(827pp, 56.1Mb, 1920)

Post Office Guide 1920 (October supplement)
(65pp, 4.8Mb, 1920)

Post Office Guide 1920 (January 1921 supplement)
(97pp, 7.9Mb, 1921)

Post Office London Directory, 1843
(783pp, 125Mb, 1843)

The Post Office of Fifty Years Ago
(176pp, 7.0Mb, 1887)

Post Office Reform, its Importance and Practicability (1st edition)
Rowland Hill (89pp, 2.7Mb, 1837)

Post Office Reform, its Importance and Practicability (3rd edition)
Rowland Hill (109pp, 4.2Mb, 1837)

The Post-Office Annual Directory for 1814
(598pp, 49Mb, 1814)

The Postage and Telegraph Stamps of Great Britain
Frederick Philbrick and William Westoby (430pp, 11.2Mb, 1881)

Postage Paid Franks and Cancellations of the Channel Islands
Glenn H Morgan (96pp, 2.5Mb, 1983)

Postal Conventions between UK and USA 1848-71
(53pp, 4.3Mb, 1848-71)

Principal Streets and Places in London and their Postal Districts (1856)
(49pp, 5.3Mb, 1856)

R

A Rearrangement into Numerical Order of the Fisher-Brown Measurements of The Plating of the Penny (2nd edition)
Mike Batty (275pp, 15.9Mb, 2016)

Record of Covers with "Passed by BPA" Cachets 1940-53
Maurice Buxton (120Kb, 2015)

The Registration "Rotary Device"
Maurice Buxton (21pp, 2.0Mb, 2015)

Repairs of the 2d Blue Plate 9
Norval J.C. Strachan (174pp, 41.2Mb, 2015)

Repairs of the 1840 One Penny Plates 1-40
J.W.M.Stone (48pp, 183Kb, 2007)

Report from the Secret Committee on the Post-Office
(147pp, 10.4Mb, 1844)

Report from the Select Committee on Postage
(707pp, 61Mb, 1843)

Report on the Progress of Civil Aviation 1939-1945
(264pp, 1Mb)

Return of Names of Persons employed in GPOs London and Dublin
(35pp, 45.1Mb, 1845)

Return of Post Towns in Ireland making Extra Charge for Delivery for Letters
(2pp, 42Kb, 1828)

Robert Wallace MP and James Chalmers, the Scottish postal reformers
Patrick Chalmers (86pp, 3.6Mb, 1890)

Rowland Hill's letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer
(12pp, 266Kb, 1839)

Royal Household Mail
Glenn H Morgan (243pp, 10.8Mb, 1992-2012)

The Royal Mail to Ireland
Edward Watson (290pp, 13.0Mb, 1917)

The Royal Mail, its Curiosities and Romance
James Wilson Hyde (448pp, 8Mb, 1885)

Rules for Receivers at Provincial Towns in England
(28pp, 8.6Mb, 1869)

S

Sir Rowland Hill - the story of a great reform, told by his daughter
Eleanor C.Smyth (393pp, 6.9Mb, 1907)

Stamps of the General Post Branch Offices 1829-1857
John Sharp, Michael Goodman, Gunther Dette, Tony Thompson (73pp, 59.2Mb, 2007)

U

Undated Namestamps of the UK - a classification 1840-1860
Michael Champness (9pp, 4.2Mb, 1973)

UPU Convention of Washington
U.P.U. (106pp, 21Mb, 1897)

Numerical/Miscellaneous

1st Report of the PMG
(102pp, 4.1Mb, 1855)

2nd Report of the PMG
(85pp, 3.9Mb, 1856)

3rd Report of the PMG
(69pp, 2.9Mb, 1857)

4th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Management of the Post Office
(68pp, 6.4Mb, 1836)

4th Report of the PMG
(85pp, 3.2Mb, 1858)

5th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Management of the Post Office
(45pp, 4.2Mb, 1836)

5th Report of the PMG
(51pp, 2.2Mb, 1859)

6th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Management of the Post Office
(304pp, 28Mb, 1836)

6th Report of the PMG
(89pp, 4.0Mb, 1860)

7th Report of the PMG
(53pp, 2.4Mb, 1861)

8th Report of the PMG
(75pp, 3.3Mb, 1862)

9th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into Fees and Emoluments in Public Offices in Ireland
(31pp, 1.4Mb, 1810)

9th Report of the PMG
(51pp, 2.3Mb, 1863)

10th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Management of the Post Office (transcription)
(63pp, 492Kb, 1838)

10th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Management of the Post Office
(38pp, 4.1Mb, 1838)

10th Report of the PMG
(41pp, 3.3Mb, 1864)

11th Report of the PMG
(25pp, 1.0Mb, 1865)

12th Report of the PMG
(65pp, 3.2Mb, 1866)

13th Report of the PMG
(15pp, 1.3Mb, 1867)

14th Report of the PMG
(35pp, 2.0Mb, 1868)

15th Report of the PMG
(29pp, 2.3Mb, 1869)

16th Report of the PMG
(27pp, 1.5Mb, 1870)

17th Report of the PMG
(67pp, 3.3Mb, 1871)

18th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Collection and Management of the Revenue
(109pp, 4.2Mb, 1829)

18th Report of the PMG
(48pp, 2.3Mb, 1872)

19th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Collection and Management of the Revenue
(131pp, 4.4Mb, 1829)

19th Report of the PMG
(43pp, 2.3Mb, 1873)

20th Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Collection and Management of the Revenue
(68pp, 2.8Mb, 1830)

20th Report of the PMG
(49pp, 2.2Mb, 1874)

21st Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Collection and Management of the Revenue
(72pp, 2.8Mb, 1830)

21st Report of the PMG
(43pp, 2.0Mb, 1875)

22nd Report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Collection and Management of the Revenue
(108pp, 3.7Mb, 1830)

22nd Report of the PMG
(49pp, 2.4Mb, 1876)

23rd Report of the PMG
(61pp, 3.0Mb, 1877)

24th Report of the PMG
(65pp, 4.7Mb, 1878)

25th Report of the PMG
(71pp, 5.3Mb, 1879)

26th Report of the PMG
(61pp, 3.8Mb, 1880)

27th Report of the PMG
(73pp, 5.8Mb, 1881)

28th Report of the PMG
(77pp, 6.6Mb, 1882)

29th Report of the PMG
(83pp, 10.4Mb, 1883)

30th Report of the PMG
(75pp, 5.4Mb, 1884)

31st Report of the PMG
(83pp, 7.0Mb, 1885)

32nd Report of the PMG
(81pp, 5.1Mb, 1886)

33rd Report of the PMG
(81pp, 4.1Mb, 1887)

34th Report of the PMG
(78pp, 4.1Mb, 1888)

35th Report of the PMG
(81pp, 3.9Mb, 1889)

36th Report of the PMG
(91pp, 5.0Mb, 1890)

37th Report of the PMG
(89pp, 5.0Mb, 1891)

38th Report of the PMG
(97pp, 5.3Mb, 1892)

39th Report of the PMG
(101pp, 5.9Mb, 1893)

40th Report of the PMG
(99pp, 5.7Mb, 1894)

41st Report of the PMG
(123pp, 7.0Mb, 1895)

42nd Report of the PMG
(109pp, 6.1Mb, 1896)

43rd Report of the PMG
(122pp, 7.0Mb, 1897)

44th Report of the PMG
(122pp, 7.2Mb, 1898)

45th Report of the PMG
(96pp, 5.9Mb, 1899)

46th Report of the PMG
(100pp, 5.6Mb, 1900)

47th Report of the PMG
(102pp, 5.9Mb, 1901)

48th Report of the PMG
(104pp, 6.2Mb, 1902)

49th Report of the PMG
(116pp, 6.4Mb, 1903)

50th Report of the PMG
(114pp, 6.3Mb, 1904)

51st Report of the PMG
(120pp, 6.4Mb, 1905)

53rd Report of the PMG
(115pp, 4.7Mb, 1907)

54th Report of the PMG
(113pp, 4.6Mb, 1908)

55th Report of the PMG
(119pp, 4.5Mb, 1909)

1846 Postage Convention between Great Britain and Prussia
(107pp, 7.4Mb, 1847)

1935 KGV Silver Jubilee - Illustrated Catalogue of Flaws and Varieties on the Booklet Stamps
Harvey Russell (27pp, 2.4Mb, 2015)