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8p (15k) 8p red
(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Oct 24/73
Photogravure

Also exists:

Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales

8p old gold

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP Oct 24/73 Sheets Dex
 Centre band phosphor
  FCP Head B1 Aug 20/79 Sheets Dex
  FCP Head B1 Oct 17/79 Booklet
  • cut left and bottom [DP36]
  • cut right and bottom [DP36M]
Dex
  FCP Head B1 Jan 16/80 Coil, horiz Dex
  FCP Head B2 Oct 3/79 Booklet
  • cut top [DP34/A]
  • cut top and right [DP34]
  • cut top and left [DP34A]
  • cut bottom [DP34/A]
  • cut bottom and right [DP34, DP36AM]
  • cut bottom and left [DP34A, DP36A]
Dex
  FCP Head B2 Nov 14/79 Coil, vert Dex
  FCP Head B2; short band [ Type 5: pic ] Nov 14/79 Booklet DP37
  • cut bottom
  • cut bottom and right
Dex
  FCP Enschedé, Slanted 'P'; Head B2 Dec 12/79 Sheets Dex
 Right band phosphor
  FCP Aug 20/79 Booklet DP33
  • cut left
Dex
 Left band phosphor
  FCP Aug 20/79 Booklet DP33A
  • cut right
Dex

8p (15k) 8p red
Northern Ireland

1st seen: Jan 23/74
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP Jan 23/74 Sheets Dex

1p (15k) 8p red
Scotland

1st seen: Jan 23/74
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP Jan 23/74 Sheets Dex

8p (15k) 8p red
Wales

1st seen: Jan 23/74
Photogravure

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP Jan 23/74 Sheets Dex


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