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12p (15k) 12p pastel green
(page updated: Apr 12/10)

1st seen: Jan 27/82
Photogravure

Also exists:

Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 Centre band phosphor
  FCP Kampf perf Jan 27/82 Sheets Dex
  FCP APS perf Apr 82 Sheets Dex
  FCP short at bottom [ Type 11: pic ] May 19/82 Booklet DP57
(Story of Stanley Gibbons prestige booklet)
Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 1: pic ]; short bands [ Type 5: pic ] Nov 10/82 Booklet DP59
  • cut at bottom
  • cut at bottom and right
Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 2: pic ] Nov 9/83 Booklet DP67A
  • cut top
  • cut top and right
  • cut bottom
  • cut bottom and right
Dex
  FCP thicker elements Feb 1/82 Coil, vert Dex
  FCP thicker elements Feb 1/82 Booklet
  • cut at top [DP52/A]
  • cut at top and right [DP52]
  • cut at top and left [DP52A]
  • cut at bottom [DP52/A]
  • cut at bottom and right [DP52]
  • cut at bottom and left [DP52A]
Dex
Apr 5/83 Booklet DP60
  • cut right
Dex
  FCP thicker elements; star on back [ Type 2: pic ] Nov 9/83 Booklet DP67
  • cut top
  • cut top and right
  • cut bottom
  • cut bottom and right
Dex
 Right band (8mm) phosphor
  FCP Feb 1/82 Booklet DP51
  • cut left

DP56
(Story of Stanley Gibbons prestige booklet)

Dex
  FCP thicker elements Feb 1/82 Booklet
  • cut bottom [DP53/A]
  • cut bottom and right [DP53]
  • cut bottom and left [DP53A]
Dex
 Left band (8mm) phosphor
  FCP Feb 1/82 Booklet DP51A
  • cut right

DP56
(Story of Stanley Gibbons prestige booklet)

Dex
  FCP thicker elements Feb 1/82 Booklet
  • cut bottom [DP53/A]
Dex
 2-band (8mm) phosphor [error in tagging application]
  FCP left band short [ Type 10: pic ] May 6/82 Booklet DP53B
  • cut bottom
Dex
  FCP right band short [ Type 9: pic ] May 6/82 Booklet DP53B
  • cut bottom
Dex
 Right band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP May 19/82 Booklet DP57
(Story of Stanley Gibbons prestige booklet)

DP63, DP64
(Story of the Royal Mint prestige booklet)

  • cut bottom [DP61/A]
Dex
 Left band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP May 19/82 Booklet DP57
(Story of Stanley Gibbons prestige booklet)

DP63, DP64
(Story of the Royal Mint prestige booklet)

  • cut bottom [DP61/A]
Dex
 Centre band phosphor and PCP
  PCP error of paper Dec 82 Sheets Dex

12p (15k) 12p pastel green
Northern Ireland

1st seen: Feb 24/82
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Left band phosphor
  FCP Questa, perf 13 x 14 Feb 24/82 Sheets
  FCP Questa, perf 15 x 14 Feb 28/84 Sheets

12p (15k) 12p pastel green
Scotland

1st seen: Feb 24/82
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Left band phosphor
  FCP Waddington, perf 13 x 14 Feb 24/82 Sheets

12p (15k) 12p pastel green
Wales

1st seen: Feb 24/82
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Left band phosphor
  FCP Questa, perf 13 x 14 Feb 24/82 Sheets
  FCP Questa, perf 15 x 14 Feb 28/84 Sheets


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