World Post Day 2020 -Railway , Sea Mail & Travelling Post Office

09 Oct is celebrated as World Post Day. Mail is transported from one place to another by Land, Sea, Railway and Air Services.

Sri Lanka issued a Rupees 15 Stamp featuring arrival of Mail from England at Talaimannar Port and then further being transported through Railway Mail.

SRI LANKA WORLD POST DAY 2017 – LANDING OF ENGLISH MAIL AT TALAIMANNAR SEAPORT

While being Transported by Rail the Railway Mail Service used to make arrangements to sort out the mail and make the dispatch bags inside a Railway Coach through Travelling Post Offices. These were attached with various trains.

Sri Lanka issued a Rupees 35 stamp on 09 Oct 2017 featuring inside of a Travelling Post Office in a Train.

SRI LANKA WORLD POST DAY 2017 – INSIDE A TRAVELLING POST OFFICE.