Great Western Society
7th June 1981. Great Western Society.
Designer: J Tuck and CJ Whitehead. Printer: Triprint, Guildford. Offset-lithography in sheets of 6 (2 rows of 3). Perf.: 9. Number Printed: 6,000.
10p
Rose-red. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

22 imperforate proof sheets were issued.

27th March 1982. 21st Anniversary of the Great Western Society.
Designer: J Tuck and CJ Whitehead. Printer: Triprint, Guildford. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: 9. Number Printed: 2,100.
10p
Olive-green. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

Specimen sheets were issued.

12th April 1983. 50th Anniversary of the Great Western Air Mail Service.
Designer: J Tuck and CJ Whitehead. Printer: Triprint, Guildford. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: 9. Number Printed: 2,100.
15p
Carmine red. GWR Aircraft.

Specimen sheets were issued.

22nd January 1985. 150th Anniversary of the Great Western Railway.
Designer: CJ Whitehead. Printer: Phoenix Press, Guildford. Offset-lithography in sheets of 9 (3 panes of 1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 4. Number Printed: 2,500 of each.
20p
Olive green. GWR 2-2-2 Iron Duke.
20p
Olive green. GWR Coat of Arms.
20p
Olive green. GWR King Class 4-6-0.
 
Miniature sheet of 3.

Specimen sheets were issued.

14th May 1985. GWR 150.
Designer: CJ Whitehead. Printer: Phoenix Press, Guildford. Offset-lithography in sheets of 9 (3 panes of 1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 4. Number Printed: 2,500 of each.
20p
Chocolate brown. GWR 2-2-2 Iron Duke.
20p
Chocolate brown. GWR Coat of Arms.
20p
Chocolate brown. GWR King Class 4-6-0.
 
Miniature sheet of 3.

Specimen sheets were issued.

20th May 1986. 25th Anniversary of the Great Western Society.
Designer: CJ Whitehead. Printer: Phoenix Press, Guildford. Perf.: Imperforate. Single stamps. Number Printed: 500 of each of the red and blue, and 700 of the green stamps.
20p
Red. GWR 0-4-2T.
20p
Green. GWR 0-4-2T.
20p
Blue. GWR 0-4-2T.

30 specimen stamps of each were issued. 7 x 5 gild edge cards with proofs in black were issued.

2nd April 1994. Return to Service of TPO 814.
Printer: Elsworthy & Sons, Bristol. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 4. Number Printed: 3,000 of each.
5p
Yellow. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.
15p
Orange. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.
20p
Blue. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

22nd May 1998. Mail by Rail Weekend.
Printer: Elsworthy & Sons, Bristol. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 4. Number Printed: 1,440 of each.
25p
Purple brown. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

25th September 1998. TPO 814 Weekend.
Printer: Elsworthy & Sons, Bristol. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 5. Number Printed: 3,000 of each.
30p
Brunswick green. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

4th August 2000. Old Oak Common Open Days.
Printer: Rainbow Colour, Steventon, Oxfordshire. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 5.
50p
Beige. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.
1
Dark red. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

28th September 2001. 40th Annversary.
Printer: Rainbow Colour, Steventon, Oxfordshire. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3). Perf.: Rouletted 5.
40p
Chocolate. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.

1st June 2002. Visit of TPO 814 to the Nene Valley Railway.
Printer: Elsworthy & Sons, Bristol. Offset-lithography in sheets of 3 (1 row of 3).
25p
Lilac. Based on a GWR Prepaid Newspaper Label of 1880.


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