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John Harrison’s ‘Marine Timekeepers’ stamps: presentation pack and first day cover, 1993-02-16

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 97/13-14

Scope and Contents

Presentation pack containing four stamps of John Harrison’s Marine Timekeeper No.4 (24p, 28p, 33p and 39p) and a Harrison information sheet.

Also, first day cover with printed images of Harrison and a ship at sea; the four 'Marine Timekeepers’ stamps are affixed and postmarked by the British Philatelic Bureau, Edinburgh.

Dates

  • 1993-02-16

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

2 item(s) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

British Royal Mail

Finding aid date

2017-03-01 16:01:55+00:00

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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