Lot 1123Forbes' Newburyport Express, Railroad Exchange, 32 Court Square, Boston. 7 Pleasant street, Newburyport, black on yellow express label, used on orange buff cover to Boston Mass.; label and edge wear, F.-V.F. and rare Essex County express label.
Estimate $300 - 400.
This express operated via the railway between Boston and Newburyport. The handstamps are recorded only for 1844. Adhesives are recorded to 1854.