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SG GB X868 BPS GS.2664t
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Stamp with Postmark
(Mac OS Big Sur) HP Deskjet 2654 (1200 DPI, 24-bit Colour) through VueScan 9; Edited with GIMP; Lossless compression with ImageOptim; converted with Pixallon (NCH Software) to 600 DPI with 50% Lossy JPEG Compression
Queen Elizabeth II
17 Mar 1975
Arnold Machin (Harrison and Sons)
Cat. Value (Adjusted Cat. value adjusted for condition:
Heavy and aged postmark, but a good clear example. Via the Postmark Society Catalogue of Slogan Postmarks of the UK vol. 2, this postmark is given the number (General Slogan; GS) 2664t [transposed]. It is titled “Leeds be wise look before crossing” and was in use from the 2nd of June to the 25th of September, 1975.
Slogan: BE WISE: LOOK BEFORE CROSSING / LEEDS ++ Circular Date Stamp (CDS): LEEDS / ? 19 SEP 1975 / B
X-series (Standard) Machins
1 band (centre)
Not applicable (Not applicable)
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