Thrush envelope (complete with letter) from Prince George (later George V) to Sir Henry Blake, the Governor of Jamaica, the envelope initialled "G" at lower left corner and showing, on reverse, "BARBADOS/SHIP LETTER" oval d.s. and Kingston arrival c.d.s. for 16 May; the letter commences "I have just recev/sd yr kind letter & the stamps from Turks Island, for both of which I thank you very much" and goes on to discuss his stay in Bermuda and proposed trip to Halifax in June. A remarkable letter sent whilst Prince George was in command of H.M.Gunboat Thrush from 1890 to 1891. Photo" /> cover 4d. orange-red neatly cancelled by Hamilton "1" duplex on 1891 (28 April) H.M.S. <I>Thrush</I> envelope (complete with letter) from Prince George (later George V) to Sir Henry Blake, the Governor of Jamaica, the envelope initialled "G" at lower left corner and showing, on reverse, "BARBADOS/SHIP LETTER" oval d.s. and Kingston arrival c.d.s. for 16 May; the letter commences<I> "I have just recev/sd yr kind letter & the stamps from Turks Island, for both of which I thank you very much"</I> and goes on to discuss his stay in Bermuda and proposed trip to Halifax in June. A remarkable letter sent whilst Prince George was in command of H.M.Gunboat <I>Thrush</I> from 1890 to 1891. Photo | Christie's