British Birds Stamps

These Post Office stamps were affixed to specially designed envelopes and postmarked on the first day that the stamps were issued.

08.08.1966 | Manchester Bee Cachet, Postmarked at Manchester

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8th August 1966 - British Birds
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Stamp Details:
4d Black-headed Gull
4d Blue Tit
4d Robin
4d Blackbird
Notes: The Manchester worker bee is one of the best-known symbols of Manchester and has been an emblem for the city for over 150 years. The bee denotes Mancunians' hard work ethic and the city being a hive of activity. It has also come to represent the sense of unity in our great city.
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