On the 21st January 1976, Concorde took off from Heathrow on her very first commercial flight. An icon of air travel, the event captured the imagination of aviation fans around the world.
Britain has an incredible history with transport - both public transport in the form of ships and aircraft and also private transport. It is fair to say that Britain led the world in the transport revolution that took place during the 20th century.
And now, Land, Sea and Air - A Philatelic Tribute to British Transport has been issued featuring 63 British transport stamps going as far back as 1969.
The Age of Steam - Channel Tunnel - Classic Cars - Buses - Motorcycles - Ships - Sailing - Ocean Liners - Concorde - Airlines
Limited to just 500 collectors
Each stamp is in its original pristine mint condition and comes presented in an exclusive Limited Edition Presentation Book.
Authoritative narrative and a selection of artwork complement each subject, adding context and providing a highly collectable and informative guide to the history of transport in Great Britain.
What’s more, each book has been individually hand numbered, confirming its place in the strict edition limit of 500 and making each one unique.
The perfect heirloom
With its low edition limit and historic content, it is truly the perfect heirloom to pass down to your children and grandchildren.
Click to enlarge the images opposite and view this philatelic collection in all its glory.
Issues like this are very hard to put together and the transport theme is always popular. We recommend you order now to avoid disappointment.
Land, Sea and Air - A Philatelic Tribute to British Transport
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- Country of Issue: Great Britain
- Years: 1969 - 2004
- Condition: Mint
- 1975 Railways 4v - 1994 The Age of Steam 5v - 1994 Channel Tunnel 2 x 2v
- 1996 Classic Cars 5v - 1998 Speed 5v - 2001 Buses 5v - 2001 Buses Minisheet
- 2005 Motorcycles 6v - 1969 Ships 6v - 1975 Sailing 4v
- 2004 Ocean Liners Minisheet - 1969 Concorde 3v - 1986 RAF 5v
- 2002 Airlines 5v