Portugal 2006 Portuguese Railways, 150th anniversary

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 28th October 2006
  • four values and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Acacio Santos Studio, from photographs
  • Printed by: INCM (The Mint), Lisbon
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 41mm
  • Perforations: 12 x 11.75

150th anniversary of Portuguese Railways


0.30€ ~ steam locomotive hauling Flecha de Prata / The Silver Arrow (Lisbon to Oporto, 1940)
0.45€ ~ diesel-hauled Sud Express (Lisbon - Paris service) and signal
0.60€ ~ Foguete / Rocket express on northern line, 1953
2.00€ ~ Alfa Pendular train, introduced 1999
Miniature sheet €1.60 ~ Blessing ceremony of the first train, 1856

Sheet stamps and Miniature Sheet

0.30€
0.45€
0.60€
2.00€

Miniature Sheet

Miniature sheet

First Day Cover

First Day Cover

Miniature sheet First Day Cover

Miniature sheet First Day Cover