Tag Archives: railways
This cover from Royal Mail carries Post & Go ATMs commemorating the contribution that the UK’s railways made to the postal system: Mail by Rail.
This issue from Sri Lanka commemorates the Viceroy Special steam locomotive. StampWorld indicates that this is the 25th anniversary issue.
This cover commemorates the opening of the railway line from Beira, on the coast of Mozambique, to Salisbury in Rhodesia (now called Zimbabwe).
This cover is nearly 50 years old and carries 4 locomotives illustrating the history of the railways in Malawi in 1968.
Last year I was in Tokyo at the same time that Japex 2013 came to town: a lucky coincidence!
This souvenir sheet from JP Post features Japanese railways and their distinctive locomotives from around the country and through history.
I was in Germany again last week. Here are the Deutsche Post issues for September 2013.
This FDC commemorates 150 years of the London Underground, the world’s oldest underground transport network.
Country: Singapore Date: 28th February 2013 One of the stamps from the “Historical Railway Stations” issue, with commemorative cancel. Stamp Details Bukit Timah Railway Station Thanks to Ai Lyn for this cover.