Stamps on Ivory Coast Railways – 1980.

Stamps on Ivory Coast Railways  – 1980.

Ivory Coast issued stamps on Railways on 17 May 1980.

60f – Le Belier Locomotive

65f – Abidjan Railroad Station 1904

100 f  -1908 Passenger Car

150 f – 1940 Steam Locomotive.

IVORY COAST TRAINS
Ivory Coast 1980- Railways
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Stamps on Henschel-Wegmann Train – Germany 2006.

Stamps on Henschel-Wegmann Train – Germany 2006.

Henschel -Wegmann Train was a high-speed steam-powered train based on Borsig 05-002. It consisted of 61-001 4-6-4 type locomotive and four carriages and ran on Dresden-Berlin route in the mid-1930s until it stopped in 1940 due to World War II.

Germany issued a stamp on 1938 Henschel-Wegmann train on 05 Oct 2006. A First Day Cover is also listed. The cancellation shows a railway track.

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GERMANY FDC 2006- HENSCHEL-WEGMANN TRAIN.

Stamps on Trans Europ Express – Germany 2006.

Stamps on Trans Europ Express – Germany 2006.

DB Class VT 11.5 were diesel multiple units often called (TEE) built by Deutsche Bundesbahn in 1957 and used for Trans Europ Services (TEE) from 1958. They were renamed Class 601 in 1968 and then shifted to Inter City Services till 1988 when they retired.

Danish State railways also used VT 11.5 and scrapped them in 1998 and some parts are displayed in Danish Railway Museum

Some routes on which TEE was  run from 1957

  • TEE 31/32- Frankfurt- Amsterdam 1957-1967.
  • TEE 74/75- Dortmund Oostende 1957-1971
  • TEE 77/78- Hamburg- Zurich 1957-1965

Germany issued a stamp on Trans Europ Express on 05 Oct 2006. A First Day Cover is also listed. The cancellation shows a railway track.

GERMANY LOCOS 3
GERMANY FDC 2006 – TRANS EUROP EXPRESS TRAIN.

Stamps on Intercity-Express or ICE 3 – Germany 2006.

Stamps on Intercity-Express or ICE 3 – Germany 2006.

Intercity-Express (ET 403) or ICE 3 is an electric high-speed multiple-unit train run by Deutsche Bahn or German Railways. It includes classes 403, 406 & 407. It was put in service in 2000 and was designed by Siemens. Such trains are also being run in other European countries such as Spain, Russia, the UK , Turkey etc.

ICE 3 runs on Cologne -Frankfurt route.

Germany issued a stamp on Intercity Express on 05 Oct 2006. A First Day Cover is also listed. The cancellation shows a railway track.

GERMANY LOCOS 2
GERMANY FDC 2006- INTER-CITY EXPRESS OR ICE 3

Stamps on Flying Hamburger – Germany 2006.

Stamps on Flying Hamburger – Germany 2006.

DRG Class SVT 877 Hamburg Flyer or Flying Hamburger or Filegender Hamburger was Germany’s first fast diesel train. It entered service in 1933 and was stopped in 1957. It used to run between Berlin and Hamburg.  Some parts are preserved in Nuremberg Transport Museum. It was also used in France and GDR.

Germany issued a stamp on Filegender Hamburger on 05 Oct 2006. A First Day Cover is also listed. The cancellation shows a railway track.

GERMANY LOCOS 1
GERMANY FDC 2006- FLYING HAMBURGER

 

Railways and Tramways – Isle of Man 1988.

Isle of Man issued a set of stamps on Railways and Tramways on 10 Feb 1988.

14p – MNR Caledonia at GOB-Y-Deigan

15p-Laxey Mine Railway -Lewin Steam Engine Ant

16p – Port Erin Breakwater Railway

17p – Ramsey Harbour Tramway     18p– IOMR No 7 Tynwald Shunts spoil at Foxdale

19p Baldwin Reservoir Tramway

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ISLE OF MAN 1988- RAILWAYS & TRAMWAYS

Railways and Tramways – Isle of Man 1988.

Railways and Tramways – Isle of Man 1988.

Isle of Man issued a set of stamps on Railways and Tramways on 10 Feb 1988.

1p -Horse Trams Douglas   2p-Snaefell Mountain Railway  3p – Marine Drive Tramway

5p – Douglas Head Incline railway     10p – Manx Electric Railway

13p – Douglas Cable Car.

IOM LOCOMOTIVES
ISLE OF MAN 1988 – RAILWAYS AND TRAMWAYS.