Resources

Literature List

Aberdeen Philatelic Society  The North of Scotland - A Philatelic Miscellany.
Alba Stamp Group, Scots and Stamps, 1991.
Alcock, R. C. Scots Local Cancellations Illustrated                            
Alcock & Holland Maltese Cancellations of the United Kingdom    
Anderson , John Scots Local Cancellations. 
ANSPEX Handbook 1950 includes notes on Scots Locals.
Arnot, J. The Brunswick Star With Notes on the Pillar Stamp Duplex Obliterator, no date.
Auckland, Bruce  Postal Markings of Scotland to 1808. 1978. 
Auckland, Bruce  Postal Markings of Scotland to 1840. 1985. 
Auckland, Bruce  Postal Markings of Scotland to 1840 2nd Edition Edited By R. A. Stables 1995.
Auckland, Bruce & Geoff Oxley  Penny Posts of Scotland, 1982.
Auckland, Bruce  Edinburgh Postmarks "Posted Since...Last Night" Pamphlet.
Beith, R. Scottish Air Mails 1919-1979, 1981. 
Blair, Neil  The Postal History of Perth. 1976.
Brumell, George, British Post Office Numbers 1844-1906. 1971.
Clark, Rex  Rates to Reform. 2009
Clarkson W.W. Falkirk Postal History 1979 
Clarkson W.W. The Post Office in Falkirk & District, 1995. 
Clarkson W.W. Stirling Postal History 1981.
Current, T. Numeral Cancels of Scotland From 1844, no date.
Edinburgh Philatelic Society Golden Jubilee Handbook 1977 features article by the Scottish Postmark Group on the Edinburgh "M" and "Bar Cut" datestamps
Erskine Roy & Stephens Paul Scots Local Namestamps
Gunn, Alastair  Four Letters to Hector Macdonald, Writer to the Signet Edinburgh, from Boreray and Killegray, 1799-1823
Haldane, A. Three Centuries of Scottish Posts; An Historical Survey to 1836, 1971.
Hill, C. Scotland In Stamps; A Guide to The Postal History, Postage Stamps and Postmarks of Scotland, 1972.
Hodgson, K. and Sedgewick, W. The Scottish Additional Halfpenny Mail Tax 1813-1839, 1974 & 2nd edition 1984.
Mackay, J. St Kilda; It's Posts and Communications, 1963.
Mackay, J. The Circular Name Stamps of Scotland, 1978.
Mackay, J. The Postal History Of Glasgow, 1984.
Mackay, J. The Postal History Of Dumfries.
Mackay, J. The Skeleton Postmarks of Scotland, 1978. 
Mackay, J. Scottish Post Offices, 1989 
Mackay, J. The Floating Post Offices of the Clyde, 1979 
Mackay, J. The Postal History Annual, various years.
Mackay, J.  Scottish Twin-Arc Postmarks With Stampers Numbers 1894-1963
Mackay, J. The Sub Office Rubber datestamps of Scotland
Mackay, J. The Islands Postal History Series. 10 handbooks studying the postal history of the Scottish Islands.
Malcolm, Donald  The Scottish International Aviation Meeting Lanark 1910.
Meredith, C. Scots Local Cancellations, 1953. 1st edition.
Meredith, C. Scots Local Cancellations, 1963. 2nd edition.
Meredith, C. Scots Local Cancellations: "Matched Pairs", A Review of the Alternative Types, 1950 (circa). 
Moss, G. The Post Office and the Empire Exhibition.  
Robinson, David. For the Port & Carriage of Letters, 1990  
Stirling, D. Alnis Guide No. 8: A Treatise on The 1971 Postal Strike Stamps of Scotland, 1989.  
The Scottish Post, Journal Of the Scottish Postal History Society
The Scottish Postmark Group, The Experimental Duplex Cancellations of Scotland 1st 1962 & 2nd editio
The Scottish Postmark Group, Auckland and Bonar The Penny Posts of Edinburgh and District. 1972.
The Scottish Postmark Group, The Numbered Postmarks of Scotland.
The Scottish Postmark Group, The Dotted Circle Postmarks of Scotland.
The Scottish Postmark Group, Mileage Marks of Scotland. 
The Scottish Postmark Group, Scot Local Namestamps.
The Scottish Postmark Group, Post Offices of Scotland.
Watson, Norman  The Postal History of Perth 1900-2000.
Willcocks, R. England's Postal History to 1840 with Notes on Scotland, Wales and Ireland, 1975.

                                     Websites Featuring Scottish and British Postal History

                                         The websites featured are not sales sites

National Postal Museum of Great Britain http://www.postalheritage.org.uk/news/phd  
The R.M.Phillips Collection http://postalheritage.org.uk/collections/archive/stamps/phillips
The British Library, Philatelic Collections [ holders of the National Philatelic Collections since 1891]: www.bl.uk/collections/philatelic
The British Library Philatelic Rarities: www.collectbritain.co.uk/collections/philatelic/
The Royal Philatelic Society London: www.rpsl.org.uk
Just what it says    Tidbits of British Postal History
A collector's personal view of the stamps of Queen Victoria with Postal History Great Britain Victorian Stamps
A local history web site featuring part of the collection of Tom Fowler The Postal History of Carrick 
Victorian Postmarks - Russell Taylor      www.gbvictorianpostmarks.co.uk    
Lanarkshire Postal History - Terry Woods    http://www.terrywoods.co.uk/   

A Custom Guide for Kids and Adults: Stamp Collecting and Philately! - http://www.packnboxnow.com/library/stamp_collecting_and_philately.htm

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