GB 1968 British Bridges

From Stamps of the World

  • Date of Issue: 29th April 1968
  • Designed by Jeffery Matthews (4d, 1/9d), J. Andrew Restall (9d) and Leonard Rosoman (1/6d)
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons, High Wycombe
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Format: 120 (6 by 20)
  • Stamp Size: height 24.5mm x width 41.5mm
  • Paper/Gum: Chalk Surfaced with PVA
  • Perforation: 15 x 14
  • Withdrawn: 28th April 1969


Sheet stamps

  • First GB Special Issue with PVA Gum and No Watermark
4d Tarr Steps, Exmoor, England
9d Aberfeldy Bridge, Wales
1s6d Menai (Straits) Bridge, Wales
1s9d M4 viaduct, west London

First Day Cover

First Day Cover, GPO, Edinburgh First Day of Issue postmark

Presentation Pack

Presentation Pack