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IR on Penny
IR on 3d

From 1893 to Federation, revenue and postage stamps were interchangeable up to a value of 1/-


From 1dt November 1881 Stamp Duty applied to financial documents.

Overprinted Penny's were immediately prepared and issued.

By the 29th of November DLR had delivered a special printing in Lilac of the CC14 3d overprints of the 3d value specially printed in lilac.