First Mail by Rail Liverpool & Manchester Rly 11 November 1830 Post Office Commemorative Cover

Made:
1980
maker:
David Gentleman
and
Sutherland Hawes & Associates

Postal cover, paper, First Mail by Rail Liverpool & Manchester Rly 11 November 1830 Post Office Commemorative Cover, carried on special train from Liverpool to York via Manchester, 11 November 1980. Issued by the Post Office, designed by Sutherland Hawes & Associates, bearing 5 stamps illustrating the Liverpool & Manchester Railway designed by David Gentleman and printed by Harrison & Sons (High Wycombe). Also bears special Rocket 150 55p stamp and 3 cachet marks to indicate carriage on the special train.

Details

Category:
Railway Stamps & Covers
Object Number:
2008-7046
type:
postal cover
credit:
R Moss
status:
Permanent collection

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