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12p (15k) 12p emerald green
(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Oct 29/85
Photogravure

Also exists:

Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales

12p yellowish green
12p dark turquoise

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 Centre band phosphor
  FCP Oct 29/85 Sheets Dex
  FCP screened value Feb 86 Sheets Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 2: pic ] Oct 29/85 Sheets Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 2: pic ]; screened value Dec 85 Sheets Dex
  FCP Nov 12/85 Coil, vert Dex
  FCP Jan 14/86 Booklet
  • cut at top [DP84/A]
  • cut at top and right [DP84]
  • cut at top and left [DP84A]
  • cut at bottom [DP84/A]
  • cut at bottom and right [DP84, DP90]
  • cut at bottom and left [DP84A, DP90]
  • cut left [DP90]
  • cut right [DP90]

DP87
(The Story of British Rail prestige booklet)

Dex
  FCP Sep 23/86 Coil, horiz Dex
 Right band phosphor
  FCP Jan 14/86 Booklet DP85/A
  • cut at bottom
Dex
 Left band phosphor
  FCP Jan 14/86 Booklet DP85/A
  • cut at bottom
Dex
 Centre band 'A' phosphor
  FCP Jun 86 Sheets

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

1st seen: Jan 7/86
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Left band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Questa Jan 7/86 Sheets Dex

12p (15k) 12p emerald green
Scotland

1st seen: Jan 7/86
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Left band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Waddington, perf 13 1/2 x 14 Jan 7/86 Sheets PVA
  FCP Questa, perf 15 x 14 Apr 29/86 Sheets Dex

12p (15k) 12p emerald green
Wales

1st seen: Jan 7/86
Lithography

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 Left band phosphor; Lithography
  FCP Questa Jan 7/86 Sheets Dex


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