Bangkok (TH)

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Bangkok is the capital and the most populous city of Thailand. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon (กรุงเทพมหานคร) or simply Krung Thep. The city occupies 1,569 km² in the Chao Phraya River delta in Central Thailand, and has a population of over 8 million, or 12.6 percent of the country's population.


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Siam Era (1883-1939)

Circle BANGKOK 1 in 1892.
Bridge in 1905.

British Postmarks

In the 1882-1885 period. Stamps of Straits Settlements overprinted with letter B.

12c issue 1882 unused. Sold 520 € in 2008.
96 c issue 1882 used in 1885. Sold 2,700 € in 2008.