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17p (15k) 17p greyish blue
(page updated: Dec 28/03)

1st seen: Mar 30/83
Photogravure

Also exists:

Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales

17p pastel green
17p dark blue
17p olive

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Booklet singles Gum
 PCP
  PCP1 APS perf Mar 30/83 Sheets Dex
  PCP Sep 3/84 Coil, vert Dex
  PCP Sep 3/84 Booklet
  • cut top [DP69/A]
  • cut bottom [DP69/A]
  • cut top and left [DP69A]
  • cut bottom and left [DP69A, DP91]
  • cut top and right [DP69]
  • cut bottom and right [DP69, DP91]
  • cut left [DP91]
  • cut right [DP91]
Dex
  PCP with 'D' on back [ pic ] Mar 5/85 Booklet
  • cut top [DP69B/C]
  • cut bottom [DP69B/C]
  • cut top and left [DP69C]
  • cut bottom and left [DP69C]
  • cut top and right [DP69B]
  • cut bottom and right [DP69]
Dex
 ACP
  ACP Jun 19/84 Sheets Dex
  ACP thin 'P' Sep 4/84 Booklet DP72
(The Story of our Christian Heritage prestige booklet)

DP77, DP80
(The Story of The Times prestige booklet)

DP86, DP89
(The Story of British Rail prestige booklet)

Dex
 2-band (9.5mm) phosphor
  FCP Sep 3/84 Booklet
  • cut top and right [DP71/B, DP85]
  • cut bottom and right [DP71/B, DP85]
  • cut top and left [DP71A/C, DP85A]
  • cut bottom and left [DP71A/C, DP85A]

DP74
(The Story of our Christian Heritage prestige booklet)

DP79
(The Story of The Times prestige booklet)

DP88
(The Story of British Rail prestige booklet)

Dex
  FCP right band short[ Type 9: pic ] Sep 3/84 Booklet
  • cut top [DP71/A, DP85/A]
Dex
  FCP left band short[ Type 10: pic ] Sep 3/84 Booklet
  • cut top [DP71/A, DP85/A]
Dex
  FCP thin 'P' Sep 4/84 Booklet DP74
(The Story of our Christian Heritage prestige booklet)
Dex
  FCP thin 'P'; right band short bottom [ Type 2: pic ] Sep 4/84 Booklet DP74
(The Story of our Christian Heritage prestige booklet)
Dex
  FCP thin 'P'; right band short top [ Type 8: pic ] Sep 4/84 Booklet DP74
(The Story of our Christian Heritage prestige booklet)
Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 2: pic ]; inset at left [ Type 15: pic ] Nov 4/85 Booklet DP82
  • cut at right
Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 2: pic ]; short at top [ Type 13: pic ] Nov 4/85 Booklet DP82
  • cut at left and bottom
Dex
  FCP star on back [ Type 2: pic ]; notch at UL [ Type 16: pic ] Nov 4/85 Booklet DP82
  • cut at right and bottom
Dex
  FCP unstarred; inset at left [ Type15: pic ] Aug 12/86 Booklet DP82
  • cut at right
Dex
  FCP unstarred; short at top [ Type 13: pic ] Aug 12/86 Booklet DP82
  • cut at left and bottom
Dex
  FCP unstarred; notch at UL [ Type 16: pic ] Aug 12/86 Booklet DP82
  • cut at right and bottom
Dex
 Right band phosphor
  FCP Sep 3/84 Booklet
  • cut top [DP71B/C]
Dex
 Left band phosphor
  FCP Sep 3/84 Booklet
  • cut top [DP71B/C]
Dex
 PCP and 2-band phosphor
  PCP inset at left [ Type 15: pic ] rare Aug 86 Booklet DP82B
  • cut at right
Dex
  PCP short at top [ Type 13: pic ] rare Aug 86 Booklet DP82B
  • cut at left and bottom
Dex
  PCP notch at UL [ Type 16: pic ] rare Aug 86 Booklet DP82B
  • cut at right and bottom
Dex

17p (15k) 17p greyish blue
Northern Ireland

1st seen: Oct 23/84
Lithography

[ Symbol pics ]

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 PCP; Lithography
  PCP Questa Oct 23/84 Sheets Dex
  PCP Questa; w/o OBA Oct 23/84 Sheets Dex
 ACP; Lithography
  ACP Questa; type 2a symbol Feb 25/86 Sheets Dex
  ACP Questa; type 2b symbol rare Sep 86 Sheets Dex

17p (15k) 17p greyish blue
Scotland

1st seen: Oct 23/84
Lithography

[ Symbol pics ]

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 PCP; Lithography
  PCP Waddington; Type 1 symbol, perf 14 Oct 23/84 Sheets Dex
  PCP Waddington, Type 2 symbol, perf 14 Apr 85
Jun 26/85
Sheets Dex
PVA
 ACP; Lithography
  ACP Questa; perf 15x14 Apr 29/86 Sheets Dex
 ACP; Lithography
  ACP Waddington; perf 14 Jul 86 Sheets Dex

17p (15k) 17p greyish blue
Wales

1st seen: Oct 23/84
Lithography

[ Symbol pics ]

  Paper Other identification Issue date Source Gum
 PCP; Lithography
  PCP Questa Oct 23/84 Sheets Dex
 ACP; Lithography
  ACP Questa; type 1a symbol Feb 25/86 Sheets Dex
  ACP Questa; type 2 symbol scarce Aug 86 Sheets Dex


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