Isle of Man 2013 225th Anniv of the Times

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : 4 July 2013
  • Designed by : EJC Design
  • six values in sheets of 15 stamps and 15 labels, and a sheetlet of 10 (73p Europa stamp)
  • Printed by : BDT International
  • Print Process : Lithography
  • Stamp size : height 40.64mm including label, width 29.79mm
  • Perforations : 14.75 x 14
  • Paper : 110gsm
  • Gum : PVA

225th anniversary of The Times (newspaper), and Europa 2013[edit]

Sheet stamps[edit]

  • Stamps depict extracts from The Times, with press photograph, and descriptive text (written by Peter Jennings)
40p - The Last Flight of Concorde, 2003
42p - England win the FIFA World Cup, 1966
73p - Isle of Man Postal Independence 1973
108p - Queen Elizabeth II’s State Visit to China, 1986
141p - President Kennedy assassinated, Dallas, 1963
179p - Man Lands on the Moon, 1969


  • 10 x 73p stamp inscribed 'Europa' showing first Isle of Man stamps (PO Inauguration, definitives)
  • Enlarged illustrated top border of sheetlet depicts postal vehicles of the Isle of Man
Sheetlet of 10 x 73p Europa

First Day Covers[edit]

(First Day Cover)
Special Europa (2 x 73p) First Day Cover

Presentation Pack[edit]

Pack (Cover Only)