Grand Prix [Commemorative Sheet]


Grand Prix [Commemorative Sheet] Postmarks Grand Prix [Commemorative Sheet] Postmarks
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8th July 2010
Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
1st Union Flag plus Grand Prix winners labels
Reference Images:
Commemorative Sheet Postmark illustrations
The numbers alongside each of the postmark images relates to the entry in the catalogue Collecting British First Day Covers Published each year since 1980, it is regarded as the ‘bible’ by collectors of British FDCs click here for more details.

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Commemorative Sheet

British World Champion Grand Prix Drivers features ten patriotic 1st Class Union Flag stamps with labels featuring the ten homegrown heroes of the track, including Graham Hill, Jim Clark, James Hunt and Nigel Mansell alongside our most recent champions Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton. The sheet also includes another legendary motorsport figure, Murray Walker, who offers his own unique insight into the drivers and key milestones in the sport in a revealing interview which accompanies the sheet.

Commemorative Sheet – Technical Details:

Feature Type/Detail
Stamps 10 x 1st Class Union Flag
Design True North
Stamp Size A4: 297mm (w) x 210mm (h)
Printer Cartor Security Printing
Print process Lithography
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