GB 1988 Europa - Transport and Communications

From Stamps of the World
  • Date of Issue: 10th May 1988
  • Designed by: Mike Dempsey
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons Ltd, High Wycombe
  • Print process: photogravure
  • Number per sheet: 100 (2 panes 5 by 10)
  • Stamp format: height 30mm x width 41mm
  • Perforations: 14.75 x 14
  • Gum: PVA Dextrin
  • Withdrawn: 9th May 1989

Europa 1988. Transport and Communications


18p ~ record-breaking steam locomotive Mallard (1938), passing mail drop boxes
26p ~ line Queen Elizabeth (built 1938-1940) and mail van
31p ~ Glasgow Corporation tramcar No.1173 (type constructed 1936-1941)
34p ~ Handley Page HP24 aircraft Horatius (1930s), and airmail post van

Sheet stamps

18p
26p
31p
36p

Cylinder Blocks

20p
26p
43p
63p

First Day Cover

First Day Cover, Royal Mail type Edinburgh first day of issue

Presentation Pack

Presentation Pack