A very good 1888 printed to private order postal stationery envelope embossed with 1/- and 6d. It has been uprated with 1 1/2d and 3d Jubilee issues and sent from Croydon to Montreal, Canada. 4x large double ring CROYDON CDS and back-stamped with a MONTREAL, Quebec CDS. M/s “via Derry” – it would have gone overland to Ireland and then by boat to Canada. Very large cover (283mm x 124 mm). No contents. Cover creased, but does not affect franking.