A fine 1850 cover from Wellington. Shropshire to Ludlow franked with an 1841 1d Red CH cancelled by a light clear ‘859’ numeral cancel of WELLINGTON. Shropshire and with a blue CDS on reverse ‘WELLINGTON.SALOP/JU 13/1850‘. Superb black circular ‘MISSENT TO BIRMINGHAM’ (Willcocks BM174). Back-stamped BIRMINGHAM and LUDLOW CDS JU 14/1850. Clean. uncreased cover.