FDC: The Great Fire of London

This cover from Royal Mail features stamps that commemorate The Great Fire of London in 1666 with unusual and dramatic designs on the 350th anniversary of the fire.

FDC UK: The Great Fire of London

Country: United Kingdom
Date of Issue: 2nd September 2016 (first day cover)

The stamp designs feature illustrated scenes of London as it burned over the several days that the fire raged.

Great Fire of London Links

From the Ashes

The insert to the cover continues the illustrated comic-strip design with the story of the fire as it happened. Click the image below for easier reading.

FDC UK: The Great Fire of London

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