As mentioned earlier in the blog, and on our website, the Diamond Jubilee
class Large versions will be issued in March or April when the new tariff
stamps are issued."
However, intent and actuality are not always the same thing, and as PO Supplies Department at Swindon have sent these to some Post Office branches already, some of those are selling them already. This one came from a post office branch:
With the official first day of issue some weeks away, we will be interested to hear of any reports of these appearing on your mail! Leave a comment ! (Thanks as usual to RP for the picture.)
Cross Penny Post, Dunster in 5th Clause Post, Old-Down in Bath Penny Post - Weston-super-Mare had the boxed "No.2" receiving house handstamp in the Cross Penny Post. Here is an example from September 1831. Dunster had the boxed "N...