Penzberg (DE)

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Penzberg (pronounced [ˈpɛnt͡sˌbɛʁk] is a town (16,514 inhabitants end 2019) in the Weilheim-Schongau district, in Upper Bavaria, Germany. A historic coal mining town, Penzberg today is known for its pharmaceutical industries. It used stamps issued by the Bavaria (Bayern) State until 1920.

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Germany Bundespost

Code 82377

Allied Occupation

To be confirmed

German Empire era

Bavaria State era

Until 31 March 1920.

A post office opened in 1865. It used a numeral 852 within an open mill wheel (Mühlrad).

Grotesk circle in 1890.

Covers