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route of the overland mail to India.

route of the overland mail to India.

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Published by Atchley & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postal service -- Great Britain -- Foreign mail -- Pictorial works,
  • Middle East -- Views

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeighton Brothers
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16503362M

    The Butterfield Overland Mail, Its Organization and Operation Over the Southern Route to ; Subsequently Over the Central Route to ; and Under Wells, Fargo and Company in , Volume 2 Volumes of American trails series Volume 2 of The Butterfield Overland Mail, , Margaret Badenoch Conkling. Much has been written about the Overland Mail Baghdad-Haifa in both philatelic books and many contemporary publications. Nevertheless, this private postal transport company is unknown to many philatelists despite the famous publication The Overland Mail via the Syro-Iraqi Great Desert by Norman J. Collins with Zvi Alexander and Norman Gladstone.

      The Overland Guide-Book: A Complete Vademecum for the Overland Traveller, to India Via Egypt (Classic Reprint) [Barber, James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Overland Guide-Book: A Complete Vademecum for the Overland Traveller, to India Author: James Barber.   It became the route of the Pony Express and the Overland Mail and Stage, the line of the Pacific telegraph, a major wagon road for freighters and emigrants, and, later, the first transcontinental auto road, the Lincoln Highway, now Highway No one has accurately tracked or mapped Simpson's original route, until now.

    The Overland Route had to maintain schedules between the arrival of mail ships at Alexandria and Indian naval ships at Suez. And those were the early days. By the middle of the 19th century it took less than 40 days to get to India and the trip across the overland route was down to just three days, including a night in Cairo. The first philatelic proof of the start of the Overland Mai! service is a cover from Iraq, inscribed 'BY SPECIAL OVERLAND MAIL / BAGHDAD TO HAIFA' and inside the envelopes there was a cutting from the Baghdad Times of a postal notice, published sometime in August (date of issue not known). Th at cover was posted at Hinaidi on the 23rd August and has a Baghdad H.Q. transit mark dated.


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The overland mail;: A postal historical study of the mail route to India [Sidebottom, John K] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The overland mail;: A postal historical study of the mail route to IndiaAuthor: John K Sidebottom.

The Overland Mail: A Postal Historical Study of the Mail Route to India: Author: John K. Sidebottom: Publisher: Postal History Society, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Oct 7, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. The Route of the overland mail to India.

London: Atchley & Co. MLA Citation The Route of the overland mail to India Atchley & Co London [?] Australian/Harvard Citation [?], The Route of the overland mail to India Atchley & Co London.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. Lithograph of Aden, from a volume of plates (32) entitled 'The Route Of The Overland Mail To India, Atchley & Co.', attributed to Henry Fitzcook. British School, ca.

Butterfield’s Overland Mail Route The third route to California was the longest and most legendary – the Butterfield Overland Mail. InCongress authorized the Postmaster General to contract for the carriage of letters from somewhere on the Mississippi River – it would be the contractor’s choice – to San Francisco for six years.

[GOLD RUSH] “The Overland Mail to India, frequently the route to Australia, by parties wishing to avoid a long sea voyage”. Broadside for Grieve and Telbin’s moving panorama The Overland Mail, exhibited by Charles Marshall at the Greenwich Lecture Hall, London, October $ 1, AUD. The Route of the overland mail to India, from Southampton to Calcutta.

Published [London?]: Gallery of Illustration, Physical Description. 63 p.: ill. ; 14 cm. Subjects. Mail steamers -- India. Travel -- Guidebooks. Notes. At head of title: Gallery of Illustration, 14 Regent Street. Description of diorama presented at the gallery. [ROBERTS, David, HERRING, J.F., GRIEVE, Thomas, and others, illustrators.] The Route of the Overland Mail to India, From Southampton to Calcutta.

London, Gallery of illustration, 14, Regent Street, Waterloo Place, Oblong Royal 8vo. 32 wood-engraved plates including vignette title.

Black-on white wood-engravings. Published as part of the Gallery of Illustration with letter-press by J.H. The Overland was born. Using old buses, converted fire trucks and double deckers, companies were springing up everywhere. The options ranged from the delux trips run by Rotel Tours (Des Rolling Hotel) based in German and Penn Overland from London, down to Magic Bus from Amsterdam which offered a 4 day 24 hours a day trip to Delhi for as little as $ Above all, Overland To India is a heartwarming book that illustrates human kindness and hospitality and encourages other riders to take their own motorcycles on a long-distance journey.

Paperback, 21 x cm, pages including 40 b&w photos and 8 pages of colour photographs. Butterfield Overland Mail (officially the Overland Mail Company) was a stagecoach service in the United States operating from to It carried passengers and U.S.

Mail from two eastern termini, Memphis, Tennessee, and St. Louis, Missouri, to San Francisco, routes from each eastern terminus met at Fort Smith, Arkansas, and then continued through Indian Territory (), Texas.

The Last India Overland Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. route and overland guide to India Egypt and China or The traveller s manual c Title varies Afterw Bradshaw s through route overland guide to India and colonial handbook afterw Bradshaw s through routes to the capitals of the world and.

Overland Route. In a diorama entitled Overland Route of the Mail from Southampton to Calcutta opened at the elegant ‘Gallery of Illustrations’, in London’s Regent Street, to great acclaim. The diorama was the work of artists Thomas Grieve and William Telbin and consisted of over thirty full-size, painted scenes on a revolving stage, accompanied by a learned commentary and ‘a.

The Central Overland Route (also known as the "Central Overland Trail", "Central Route", who since had been using the Butterfield Overland Mail route through the deserts of the American Southwest, Greeley published his detailed observations in his book "An Overland Journey from New York to San Francisco".

The Route of the Overland Mail to India. London: Atchley & Co., [c. Oblong 2° ( x mm). 32 hand-coloured wood-engraved plates after J.F Herring and Thomas Grieve including pictorial title, 4pp. 'Prospectus' loosely inserted. (Occasional light spotting, mainly marginal, 'Prospectus' with light staining.).

Seat 61 only proposes a route through Iran and Pakistan, with interrogations as to whether this route is currently feasible. If Pakistan is out, one can move on from Iran into Turkmenistan and through several other of the “Stans” to get into China and then through Nepal into India. The Indian Mutiny took place in The news reached England via Suez in 30 days, but the authorities were reluctant to use the Overland Route for sending out troops partly, it was said, for fear of creating a precedent for its use by France.

Reinforcements were shipped to India. Overland travel to and from India. India shares borders with six other countries, but the overland route options are quite limited for political reasons: Pakistan – India overland. India and Pakistan share a long border, but due to their troubled history most of it is closed.

Download this stock image: DIORAMA OF THE ROUTE OF THE OVERLAND MAIL TO INDIA, LEAVING SUEZ - D2XM84 from Alamy's library of millions. route of the overland mail to india. LONDON: ATCHLEY & CO., [C] Oblong folio ( x mm.), 32 engraved plates from drawings by Grieve, Telbin, Absolon, Herring, Roberts, Weir and others, original pictorial red cloth, 4pp.

prospectus loosely inserted, spotting, minor staining, binding rubbed and .Overland To India: The Book. The good news is that both bike and rider survived to tell the tale. I undertook my overland journey to India between August 22nd and October 8 Despite intense heat, a crash and some appalling road conditions, my wonderful year-old Royal Enfield hardly missed a .The Route of the Overland Mail to India- from Southampton to Calcutta.

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