Freshwater Fish Stamps

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

26.01.1983 | Coldstream, Postmarked at Coldstream

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26th January 1983 - Freshwater Fish
Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
15 1/2p Salmon
19 1/2p Pike
26p Trout
29p Perch
Notes: Rare postmark and signed by former Prime Minister Alec Douglas Home on whose estate the largest salmon was caught in 1743 weighing over 69 pounds.
Reference Images:
Commemorative Stamp
Presentation Pack (142)
PHQCards (65)
Postmark illustrations
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