Great Britain Machins, by Adminware

Machin Pages:
Machin home page
Intro to this site
Why this site?
Navigating

Machins 101 PDF
Album pages

Main Lists:
Pre-decimal values
Decimal values
Anniversary

Regionals:
Northern Ireland
Scotland
Wales
Isle of Man

Other lists:
Perf changes
Elliptical perf
High value
Non-value indicators
Self-adhesive
Security
Service Inscribed

General:
Timeline
Varieties
Technical stuff
Terminology
Colour
Postal rates

Look-ups:
Head/Symbol types
Bklt Phosphor types
Imperf sides
Back prints

Other:
FAQ
Links

5 (17k)Security Machins
(page updated: Jan 1/14)

Machin with Security-type features (Security pattern lettering in background or semi-circular slits).

Issue dates shown reflect the first release of that value. See the specialized lists for additional varieties.

Click for detailed illustrations of security features.

(jump to denomination/colour illustrations)

Small size:

1p dark maroon (Mar 8/11)
2p dark green (Mar 8/11)
5p ash pink (red-brown) (Mar 8/11)
10p light tan (Mar 8/11)
20p light green (Mar 8/11)
50p light grey (Feb 17/09)
50p slate grey (Jan 3/13)
68p sea green (Mar 29/11)
76p bright pink (Mar 29/11)
78p orchid mauve (Mar 27/13)
87p orange (Apr 25/12)
88p amber yellow (Mar 27/13)
1 ruby (Feb 17/09)
1 wood brown (Jan 3/13)
1.10 lime green (Mar 29/11)
1.50 terracota (Feb 17/09)
1.28 emerald (Apr 25/12)
1.65 sage green (Mar 29/11)
1.88 sapphire blue (Mar 27/13)
1.90 amethyst (Apr 25/12)
2 slate blue (Feb 17/09)
3 purple (Feb 17/09)
5 grey blue (Feb 17/09)

1st gold (Feb 17/09)
1st diamond blue (Feb 6/12)
1st Royal Mail red (Jan 3/13)

2nd light blue (Feb 17/09)
 

PIP: (Pricing in Proportion & 'Large')

1st gold (Feb 17/09)
1st diamond blue (Mar /12)
1st Royal Mail red (Jan 3/13)
2nd light blue (Feb 17/09) 

Recorded Signed For:

1st flame and yellow (Nov 17/09)
1st large flame and yellow (Nov 17/09)

Royal Mail Signed For:

1st flame and yellow (Apr 2/13)
1st large flame and yellow (Apr 2/13)

Special Delivery:

Up to 100g (silver, light and dark blue) (Oct 26/10)
Up to 500g (light and dark blue, silver) (Oct 26/10)

Denomination/colour illustrations:
1p 2p 5p 10p 20p 50p (2k) 50p 68p (2k) 68p 76p 87p
1.00 (2k) 1.00 1.10 1.28 1.50 (2k) 1.65 1.90 2.00 (2k) 3.00 (2k) 5.00 (2k)
1st (2k) 2nd (2k)    
1st PIP (2k) 2nd PIP (2k)


Disclaimer: We apologize for any errors of information that might be present. Your feedback is appreciated.

For even more varieties on Machin stamps, check out The Complete Deegam Machin Handbook (simply the best Machin
 handbook available anywhere) by Douglas Myall - click for details.

Booklet pane numbers used courtesy the Modern British Philatelic Circle
who publish 'The Bookmark' Catalogue

Adminware Corporation
© 1999-2016, 2017 Robin Harris
Adminware is a trademark of Adminware Corporation.