Railways through stamps


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Stamp album, compiled by Frank Stacey in the 1950s and 1960s, comprising about 35 pages and 248 stamps featuring railways. The stamps are from countries throughout the world and were issued from about 1932 to 1962. The album featured in the British Transport Films filmstrip ‘Railways through stamps’, released in 1964. The album is a green loose leaf volume called “The Utile Hinged Leaf Album” manufactured by Stanley Gibbons Limited.


Railway Stamps & Covers
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stamp album
Stacey, M.

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