Sheet 1: Tarr Steps, River Barle; Row Bridge, Mosedale
Beck; Pulteney Bridge, River Avon; Craigellachie Bridge, River Spey; Menai
Sheet 2: High Level Bridge, River Tyne; Royal Border Bridge, River Tweed; Tees Transporter Bridge; Humber Bridge; Peace Bridge; River Foyle.
The stamps were designed by GBH and are printed by International Security
Printers in lithography. The 35 x 37 mm stamps are perf 14.5 x 14 in
sheets of 25/50.
The stamps will be issued in two sheets of 25/50 with five se-tenant designs per sheet, enabling customers to buy a vertical strip of five of any individual bridge.
Row Bridge © Tony Mangan 2008; Craigellachie Bridge © David Gowans/Alamy; Humber Bridge © Al High 2009; all other photography by Hufton + Crow © Royal Mail Group Limited 2015
Products issued, available from Royal Mail:
Set of 10 stamps (2 strips of 5) --
Strip of 5 from sheet 1 or sheet 2, or vertical strip of 5 of any single
First day cover -- Presentation pack -- Stamp cards (set of 10)
Postmarks available for the day of issue are shown here. These postmarks cannot be obtained after the date of issue. The images shown here may not be to scale.
Ref FD1507TH Philatelic Bureau Official Postmark
Ref FD1507PL Bridge, Canterbury Official Postmark
Pulteney Bridge, Bath
Bridge Street, Birmingham
Ref N13367 Royal Border Bridge
Celebrating 165 Years
(this available from 4 March to 3 September)
Ref N 13377
Newcastle upon Tyne
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