Mail by Sea Stamps

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

14.02.2018 | First Transatlantic Mail Service by Steamship, Postmarked at Birmingham

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14th February 2018 - Mail by Sea
Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
1st Packet Antelope 1780 ...      ▼ expand stamp details
1st SS Great Western 1838
1st SS Britannia 1887
1st RMS Olympic 1911
1st RMS Queen Mary 1936
1st RMS St. Helena 1990
Birmingham, Royal Mail Street Ship, Special Handstamp
Limited Edition: 25 copies Worldwide.
Notes: Splendid double dated cover - originally issued in 1990 to mark the 150th anniversary of 'Britannia' leaving Liverpool in 1840 - the first scheduled Transatlantic Mail Service by Steamship. Double dated with the new Mail by Sea Post & Go issue - NB there are six different stamps so the cover you get might have a different postage stamp to shown.
Stock remaining: 5
Reference Images:
Post and Go Stamp
Presentation Pack (P&G29)
Postmark illustrations
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