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Most Significant

“Sent to Carfax, Sussex, as no county given.”

Unfortunately for Lucy et. al., the London-based postal code system did not extend to Purfleet at this time. However, if he had had a postal code, Van Helsing probably would have omitted it anyway; it really seems that details were not his strong suit.

Postal code addresses: a little bit of history and a lot of photos - https://www.geograph.org.uk/article/Postal-address-history-and-photo-album/2

Bryan Alexander

Good catch!

Most Significant

Just a silly bit of fun, really, but thank you!

Bryan Alexander

Hey, *I* was going to get silly and invoke Thomas Pynchon and W.A.S.T.E.

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