Switzerland 2006 Rail Construction Projects

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 7th March 2006
  • two values
  • Designed by: Marc Weller
  • Printed by: ÖSD, Vienna, Austria
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 28½mm x width 33mm
  • Perforations: 13.9 x 13.6

Centenary of the first of the two parallel Simplon Rail Tunnels, and Centenary of the BLS as a joint stock Company
85c ~ Re45 locomotive leaving Simplon Tunnel
100c ~ roll-on roll-off train carrying trucks on the BLS
A pair of official maximum cards were also released


First Day Cover