British Gardens Stamps

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

24.08.1983 | Capability Brown, Postmarked at Mayfair

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24th August 1983 - British Gardens
Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
16p Sissinghurst
20 1/2p Biddulph Grange
28p Blenheim
31p Pitmedden
Notes: Scarce postmarks on pristine cover - you will not get better than this. Rare official cover produced by the Landscape Institute. Capability Brown died in Mayfair - the stamps mark the 200th anniversary of his death.
Reference Images:
Commemorative Stamp
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PHQCards (69)
Postmark illustrations
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