Talyllyn Railway stamps and postal history.

by Potter, David

Publisher: Railway Philatelic Group in [London]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 24 Downloads: 287
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Places:

  • Wales.

Subjects:

  • Talyllyn Railway.,
  • Railway mail service -- Wales.,
  • Railway letter stamps.

Edition Notes

ContributionsRailway Philatelic Group.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE6945 .P65
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4365044M
LC Control Number78428358

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The Talyllyn has the double honor of being the worlds first railway to be taken-over and operated by a preservation society inand also the first railway in the modern era to issue its own Railway Letter Service stamps, a practice that can be traced back to the very earliest of times, which allowed people in outlying areas to send letters by the railways to the nearest post office Author: Howard Piltz.

The history of the Talyllyn Railway is inextricably tied up with the history of Bryn Eglwys slate quarry Part 2: The Railway is built. In a group of Manchester cotton mill owners, concerned about shortage of cotton supplies owing to the American civil war, sought to diversify into slate mining.

Buy Talyllyn Railway: Stamps and Postal History by Potter, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : David Potter. The Talyllyn Railway has a gauge of 2 feet 3 inches, the Talyllyn Railway is one of a number of narrow-gauge lines in north and mid Wales.

It was built in the 19th century to carry slate from the Bryn Eglwys quarries near Abergynolwyn. The Talyllyn has the double honour of being the world's first railway to be taken-over and operated by a preservation society inand also the first railway in the modern era to issue its own Railway Letter Service stamps, a practice that can be traced back to the very earliest of times, which allowed people in outlying areas to send Price: £ Get the best deals on Trains, Railroads Covers Postal Stamps when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items GB TALYLLYN RAILWAY STAMP TIED COVER.

$ 0 bids. $ shipping. Ending May 3 at AM PDT 17h 27m. Make Offer - British Rail History cover BR The Talyllyn Railway Letter Service operates from Tywyn Wharf and Abergynolwyn Stations for letters and postcards. Talyllyn Railway Letter Stamps, in a variety of attractive designs are available at the Railway Shop at Wharf Station.

The stamps can be bought singly or in full sheets, usually of 10 stamps. Pre-stamped postcards are also available. The Talyllyn has the double honour of being the worlds first railway to be taken-over and operated by a preservation society inand also the first railway in the modern era to issue its own Railway Letter Service stamps, a practice that can be traced back to the very earliest of times, which allowed people in outlying areas to send Author: Howard Piltz.

A Collector's Guide. Author: Howard Piltz; Publisher: N.A ISBN: Category: Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This, the first of four books, looks at the treatment of varying aspects of public transport with the aid of postage stamps, either issued by the postal authorities of most of the worlds nations, or some of the railway companies themselves.

Prices are in Pounds Sterling. ISRAEL: Bale. Catalogue of Israel Postage Stamps & Postal History including Revenues etc. (III) H/B. CR NORTH BORNEO: Moore. The Fiscal Use of Postage & Revenue Stamps of British North Borneo. 2nd Ed. Potter: The Talyllyn Railway Stamps & Postal History Etc.

Scarce. S/B. CR GB. TALYLLYN RAILWAY GUIDE BOOK on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: TALYLLYN RAILWAY PRESERVATION SOCIETY. A normal postage stamp would be placed on the letter together with a stamp for the fee payable to the receiving railway company.

The Talyllyn Railway was included in this agreement and in the early part of the 20th century did convey post between Tywyn and Abergynolwyn, but did not operate a railway letter service until The Talyllyn Railway is represented in The Railway Series books by the Reverend W. Awdry and the spin-off TV series Thomas & Friends as the Skarloey Railway; most of the fictional locomotives are based on real-life equivalents.

Awdry visited the line on a family holiday in the early days of preservation and became involved as a volunteer soon : Wales.

Cinderella Stamp Club. Founded in and based in the UK, the Cinderella Stamp Club is an association of philatelists, amateur and professional, whose interests lie in local stamps, telegraph stamps, railway stamps, revenues, fiscals, forgeries, bogus and phantom issues, Christmas, Red Cross, TB and other charity seals, registration labels, advertisement and.

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A standard fare of £ per dog applies. Guide/Assistance dogs travel free of charge and are welcome in all our station buildings and carriages. It was almost inevitable that, having become a regular visitor and volunteer on the Talyllyn Railway, Wilbert should find a way to write about it in his books.

For his tenth book in the Railway Series, Four Little Engines, he “discovered” a narrow-gauge railway on the Island of Sodor called the Skarloey Railway. Talyllyn Railway, Tywyn. 44K likes. Historic narrow-gauge steam railway running from through unspoilt Snowdonia. The line runs from Tywyn on the /5().

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Most of the locomotives have an equivalent counterpart on the fictional Skarloey Railway, a railway that forms part of The Railway Series of books by Rev. W Awdry and his son Christopher.

The Rev. W Awdry visited the Talyllyn Railway on a family holiday in the early days of preservation and became involved as a volunteer soon afterwards. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. The definitive history of Britain's first preserved railway, the Talyllyn.

pages, including 16 pages of b/w photographs. Many drawings, maps and other illustrations through the text. Black boards in jacket. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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The company ordered two locomotives for its opening, Talyllyn and were built by Fletcher, Jennings & Co. of Whitehaven, although to two very different designs. Talyllyn was the first order the company had delivered to north Wales and the first Builder: Fletcher, Jennings & Co. Talyllyn Railway Cover with Insert 3 Brouchures and MNH Stamps Tywyn CDS £ Talyllyn Railway 10p Railway letter Stamp & Stockton - Darlington Cover.

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In the Talyllyn Railway Celebrates 60 years of preservation so what better time to look at the Railway than in the run up to that year. We start with a brief look at the early years and the re-birth of in and then spend a day in August with the Railway on a days work. Talyllyn Railway. A well presented to collection of letter stamps, publicity.

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