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Stamps of Russia: Express Stamps (1932)

By |March 30th, 2016|

Railway Newspaper Parcel Stamps of Rhodesia

By |March 12th, 2016|

This article was written by American philatelist C.C. Lance in 1938 and was originally titled "Railroad Stamps of Rhodesia".

Railway Map of Turkey (1918)

By |March 11th, 2016|

This map shows the Turkish Railways as it was in 1918 A very useful chart for bor both rail enthusiasts and travelling Post Office collectors.

Stamps of France: International Railway Congress (1937)

By |February 10th, 2016|

This issue celebrated the 13th International Railway congress held in Paris in 1937. It featured: 30c. Electric Train 1 f. 50 Stream-lined locomotive Engraved by Achille Ouvré and Degorce. Recess.

Stamps of the Netherlands: Railway Centenary (1939)

By |November 3rd, 2015|

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Stamps of Italy: Electric Mail Train (1970)

By |October 27th, 2015|

This attractive 25 lire black stamp from Italy celebrated Stamp Day in 1970 and featured an electric Mail train. Engraved by E. Donnini.

Isle of Man: Travelling Post Office Special

By |September 25th, 2015|

This postcard shows a Travelling post Office (TPO) Special at a station on the Isle of Man, published by the Post office Authority (possibly in the 1940s).

Stamps of Israel: Railways in the Holy Land (1977)

By |September 23rd, 2015|

This Israeli issue showed a number of locomotives in use in the Railways of the Holy land. Designed by A. Calderon.

Stamps of Hungary: Jendrassik Centenary (1998)

By |September 15th, 2015|

This 100 fo. grey-blue stamp celebrated the birth Centenary of Railway engineer Gyorgy Jendrassik. Designed by Gyorgy Lengyel.

Stamps of France: Travelling Post Office Issue (1944)

By |September 1st, 2015|

We have had articles on Travelling Post Offices, postcards and videos on Philatelic Database..

Stamps of Switzerland: Centenary of Swiss Railways (1947)

By |August 11th, 2015|

This set of four stamps celebrated the Centenary of Swiss Railways. %c designed by B. Beber 10c. by O. Baumberger 20c and 30c. by O. Buegg Photo. Printed by Courvoisier Granite paper.

Railway Map of Bohemia (1883)

By |August 3rd, 2015|

This very detailed map shows the rail network of Bohemia in or shortly before 1883. A must for postmark and TPO collectors of the area...

Stamps of Italy: International Railway Congress (1975)

By |July 4th, 2015|

This stamp commemorated the International Railway Congress in Bologna, Italy. It featured a Railway Steam Locomotive Driving Wheels. Designed by E. Vangelli.

Stamps of Alderney: Winter Wonderland (2011)

By |June 21st, 2015|

The Santa Special It was Christmas Eve and Alderney had woken up to a magical stillness and hush. As the Islanders pulled open their curtains, a blank canvas awaited them to be filled with festive fun.

Railway Map of Western Australia (1909)

By |April 17th, 2015|

This map shows the Railways of Western Australia in 1909. A useful map for rail enthusiasts and Travelling Post Office collectors.