Queensland - Colonial: 1861-1900.
Transmission form: QC-TO-1.

General characteristics:

Heading and notes: No form number.
Standard ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH, QUEENSLAND heading in gothic font below the Crest.
Message area: Blank.
Reverse side: Blank.
Colours (text & form): Black on white.
Size of form overall: 193 × 222 mm.
Distinctive characteristics of this form:
Provenance: Dave Elsmore (who kindly provided the image).

From Brisbane to Ipswich
6 April 1870.


  • has brule edge along the left edge and perforations (12½) showing the form had been bound into a book;

Details of use and rarity.

Schedule number Earliest recorded date Rarity rating
TO-1 None 6 April 1870 at Brisbane. RRRR