North Shore Stamps Articles

Early New Zealand Proof Material and Specimen Overprints

Sunday October 9, 2016 21:09

Interesting lot of First Side Face SPECIMEN proofs and other Specimen material from early New Zealand period added. Worth Checking

Website Upgrade Specials

Sunday October 9, 2016 21:04

Weve upgraded our website with more functionality and other enhancements. Many are performance related so wont be too obvious. Weve also added more colour and made it easier to use on mobile devices. 

Rare Christmas Island 1918 Local Post Cover

Monday May 26, 2014 17:38

We have for sale this rare and seldom seen cover from Christmas Island used 1918 and addressed locally. This is the 1st series of this famous issue produced by Cocoanut Plantaton Ltd.

New Zealand Mint Sets

Monday October 28, 2013 22:37

Following many requests we have commenced listing New Zealand Mint Sets, Miniature Sheets and Post Office Loyalty sets into our cart system. This will allow customers to create orders for any mint sets they need without having to contact us first. At this point we have not listed used items due to minimal demand.

New Zealand Flight Covers

Monday August 26, 2013 12:31

New lot of 1930-40s flight covers added, To view flight covers click here

New Zealand 1936 3/- Mt Egmont Plate 1 Inverted Watermark

Monday August 26, 2013 12:23

Now available is this scarce plate block for the 1936 3/- Mt Egmont Definitive.  Perf 14-13x13.5 Watermark Multi NZ/Star this block is unpriced in Campbell Patterson and very desirable.

Click here to view the item

Australian Pre Decimal First Day Covers

Monday September 10, 2012 21:10

Good lot of First Day Covers including many better and hard to get date and cachets with many in fine condition 

New Lot of 1930's Internal Flight Covers Added

Monday September 10, 2012 21:09

Small lot of internal flights from the 1930's including a few signed by pilot

New Zealand WW2 Patriotic Covers

Thursday March 29, 2012 16:28

we are adding the comprehensive collection of WW2 New Zealand patriotic covers recently acquired. there are many different and some scarce cachets for this fascinating field of new zealand postal history. The RPSNZ ran an article about this collection and includes much information about usage, history etc. this can be accesssed here . Many items are listed at competive prices and wont last long, the below example is typical of the items from this collection and are listed in our New Zealand - Postal History section.





New Zealand And Australia Flight Covers

Wednesday March 14, 2012 11:14

A Comprehensive Selection of earlier flight covers including some scarce destinations and combinations. Stand outs include

New Zealand 1934 Flight Cover signed Charles Kingsford Smith

New Zealand 1934 7d Air Mail Rare FDI Cover signed by Ulm Alan And Boulton 

Australia 1921 Rare Geraldton Broome Carnavon Aerial Mail Rare Combination Flight Cover 

 Australia 1938 Scarce Seagull A2/12 Cover From Sea To Cairns 




New Zealand latest listings

Thursday February 9, 2012 11:14

A selection of earlier Queen Victoria period Adverts on second side faces (Adsons) including a few harder to get on covers and some scarcer colours makes for interesting viewing plus the regular classics including 1906 Christchurch Exhibitions and Health Smiling Boys. Please contact us if interested.

New listings of Australian Kangaroos

Friday February 3, 2012 15:49

A good lot of early Australian commonwealth period including better kangaroo period imprint types, SPECIMEN overprints and some KGV items including OS Perfin covers and cards. A rare 3rd watermark 1/- with watermark sideways and 10/- 3rd watermark with the watermark inverted have recently been added. These are both fine used and excellent examples of the rare watermark varieties.



NZ 1960 definitives registered covers

Thursday January 19, 2012 10:34

A nice lot of 1960’s definitives on cover has recently been added. These cheap and cheerful items include many regional closed post offices with registered items, postage due and other interesting postal rates. These can be viewed here

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