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Stamp with Postmark
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Queen Elizabeth II
Arnold Machin (Harrison and Sons)
Good to Fine
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Extremely clear postmark. Via the Postmark Society Catalogue of Slogan Postmarks of the UK vol. 3, this postmark is given the number (General Slogan; GS) 3400. It is titled the “Today's Post Office” and is the “tall” design, Type 2262A. This is likely a late use at Cardiff as opposed to an exceptional use.
Circular Date Stamp (CDS): CARDIFF / — 6 APR 1982 / K ++ Slogan: Today’s POST OFFICE in business to serve you
Unknown, on April 6,1982
X-series (Standard) Machins
1 band (centre)
Not applicable (Not applicable)
ID#: 1778 (Used)
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