Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Parcel to the Channel Islands (Sark)
Post-War Period

(Post 33)

Parcels addressed to the Channel Islands (Jersey, Guernsey, Sark and the adjacent inhabited islets were liable to customs examination at the port of arrival and the sender of the parcel was required to make a declaration of contents at the office where the parcel was posted.

The parcel piece with attached customs declaration form shown below was mailed from Salford to Sark.

Parcel (15 lb.) from Salford to Sark, after May, 1951
(Undated parcel cancellation; 2/6d. stamp issued May/51)
Registered + Express

Customs Declaration

Contents:  Holiday Clothing

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