Abu Dhabi Stamps and Postal History

Location:Abu Dhabi
Direction of Mail:Outgoing Mail
Cover Type:Airmail
Comments:This is an interesting cover to the Cyprus Postmaster, which tells us the details of the postal route to Palestine in 1969. The cover was sent from Abu Dhabi on the 20th and has a transit postmark from Beirut on the 26th where after it was forwarded to Cyprus and arrived on the 30th. Beirut is much closer to the occupied territories that Cyprus a clear indication of the problems of the Middle East at the time.
Cancellation Date:20-Dec-1969
Recipient Country:Cyprus
Recipient Name:Cyprus Postmaster
Sender Name:Mahmood Dashan
Arrival Date:30-Dec-1969

C A N C E L L A T I O N 
Classification: AD Type 8 Earliest Usage: 07-Apr-1968  
Donaldson (As per TE Jones): Type 9 Latest Usage: 11-Jul-1970  
Related Items: 16
R E G I S T R A T I O N   L A B E L 
Classification: Type RL-8 Earliest Usage: 13-Apr-1968  
Latest Usage: 11-Nov-1972  
Related Items: 20
S T A M P 
Web Cat: 34
Issue Date: 01-Apr-1967
The Third Definitive Issue 1967
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