Welcome to Albany Stamps news letter all about Great Britain stamps and new issues:
Next 2013 GB commemorative issue.
The next issue on the 18th June features Classic Locomotives of Northern Ireland in a miniature sheet with wonderful archive images offering a host of fascinating insights into Northern Ireland’s railways during its own golden age of steam. There are 4 featured locomotives, UTA Class W No.103 'Thomas Somerset' with a Belfast-bound up express between the two tunnels at Downhill west of Castlerock c1950, the SG3 Class locomotive shunting wagons at Portadown in 1963, the Peckett No.2 reversing wagons into the British Aluminum works at Larne in 1937 and a Class 5 locomotive Meenglas shunting a carriage at Strabane in 1959.
In the past month we have added to our website www.albanystamps.co.uk Isle of Man stamps, and more folded Stamp Booklets. In the coming months we will expand our Isle of Man range and start to include the Channel Islands. Bookmark our site as we continue to expand our offering and excellent service.
This months featured Society Stamps Fairs & Auctions:
Goodmayes Society stamp auction will be hosted at the Methodist Church Hall, Percy Road, Goodmayes, Essex IG3 8UA. Viewing from 7pm with auction starting at 8pm. Details: Cliff on 0208 984 9346.
If you would like your society fair mentioned for free then use the ‘contact us’ tab on www.albanystamps.co.uk