New South Wales - Interim period: 1900-1917.
Delivery form: NI-DO-5.

 
General characteristics:

Heading and notes: No form number.
Standard Interim period format for heading above TELEGRAM.
Message area: Blank.
Reverse side: Blank.
Colours (text & form): Light red on pale yellow.
Size of form overall: 170 × 213 mm.
Size of datestamp box: 38 × 38 mm.
Distinctive characteristics of this form:

 

NI-DO-5A NI-DO-5.

Garah to Newcastle
(Postal & Tel Dep. Newcastle
5 November 1907).

Characteristics:

  • no S in top left corner;
  • Stores number with one arc to left of Date Stamp box.

Has type RO7 DETAINED BY/
INTERRUPTION TO LINE
handstamp.


Details of use and rarity.

Form
sub-number
Schedule number Earliest recorded date Rarity rating
DO-5 St 3481. 5 November 1907 at
Postal & Tel. Dept. Newcastle.
RRRR