Postal Heritage Buildings -Commemorative Postal Stationery of India 2017

Postal Heritage Buildings -Commemorative Postal Stationery of India 2017

India Post released Commemorative Postal Stationery viz Pre Stamped Envelopes,Post Cards and Inland Letter Cards on five Postal Heritage Buildings Patna GPO,Delhi GPO ,Mumbai GPO,Shimla GPO and Kolkata GPO. Date of issue 09 October 2017.

Kolkata GPO – This Building was completed and occupied on 02 October 1868.The site where GPO is located was actually the site of First Fort William.

Shimla GPO – It is located on The Mall road established in 1883 on the site of a house known as “Conny Lodge”.It is one of the oldest Post Office Buildings in India.An excellent example of British Hill architecture.

Delhi GPO – It among those buildings of India Post which have been given heritage status by Archaeological Survey of India and is in close proximity to  Red Fort and Chandni Chowk.Opened in 1855 given permanent status in 1865 andstarted functioning from present building in 1885.

Patna GPO – It earlier housed Bankipore Post office and is built in British Gothic architectural style.It Opened in 1917.

Mumbai GPO – Designed by John Begg consulting architect to the Government of India in 1902 and is situated close to Victoria Terminus. The GPO moved into the building in April 1913.It is built on Indo-Saracenic style with solidexterior and well ventilated interiors with Kurla basalt,yellow stone and white stone.The dome fashioned on Bijapur dome has a diameter of 65 feet.

BRO PO STY INDIA
BROCHURE -COMMEMORATIVE POSTAL STATIONERY OF INDIA -2017

Pre Stamped Envelopes -Printed at Security Printing Press Hyderabad Qty Printed 0.1Million each .Denomination rupees Five.

ENV SHIMLA PO BLDGS INDIA
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPES -POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS SHIMLA GPO INDIA -2017
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PRE STAMPED ENVELOPES -POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS INDIA -2017
ENV PO BLDGS INDIA
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPES -POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS INDIA -2017

 

Postal Heritage Buildings -Commemorative Postal Stationery of India 2017

Postal Heritage Buildings -Commemorative Postal Stationery of India 2017

India Post released Commemorative Postal Stationery viz Pre Stamped Envelopes,Post Cards and Inland Letter Cards on five Postal Heritage Buildings Patna GPO,Delhi GPO ,Mumbai GPO,Shimla GPO and Kolkata GPO. Date of issue 09 October 2017.

INLAND LETTER CARD-Printed at SPP Hyderabad ,Quantity printed 0.1 million.Denomination rupees two paise fifty (250).

ILC MUM PO BLDGS INDIA
INLAND LETTER CARD – MUMBAI GPO -POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS 2017
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INLAND LETTER CARD-POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS INDIA 2017

Post Cards – Printed at SPP Hyderabad, Quantity Printed 0.1 Million.Denomination  50 Paise.

PCDEL GPO BLDGS INDIA
POST CARD DELHI GPO -POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS INDIA 2017.
PC PO BLDGS INDIA
POST CARDS -POSTAL HERITAGE BUILDINGS -INDIA 2017.

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes –Moscow 1984 –Men’s Chess World Championship Match

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes –Moscow 1984Men’s Chess World Championship Match

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the Men’s Chess World Championship Match at Moscow 1984.

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1984 MEN’S WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHUSSR PSE

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes -Moscow 1982 –Men’s Chess

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes Moscow 1982 –Men’s Chess

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the Men’s Chess International Interzonal Tournament at Moscow 1982.

USSR CHESS 82
MOSCOW 82 MEN’S CHESS -USSR PSE

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes -Tbilisi 1982 -Women’s Chess

USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes -Tbilisi 1982Women’s Chess

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the Women’s Chess International Interzonal Tournament at Tbilisi 1982.

USSR CHESS 82
TBILISI 82 – WOMEN’S CHESS -USSR PSE

49th USSR Men’s Chess Championships – Pre Stamped Envelopes 1981

49th USSR Men’s Chess ChampionshipsPre Stamped Envelopes 1981

USSR issued Pre stamped envelope to mark the 49th USSR Men’s Chess Championships held in Frunze in 1981.

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49th USSR MEN’S CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS – FRUNZE 1981 – USSR PSE

Tallin 1979 – P Keres International Chess Tournament – USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes

Tallin 1979 – P Keres International Chess Tournament – USSR  Pre Stamped Envelopes

A Pre stamped envelope  was issued by USSR to commemorate the P Keres International Chess Tournament held in Tallin in 1979.

USSR CHESS 1979
TALLIN 1979P KERES CHESS TOURNAMENT -USSR PSE